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May 4, 2008 - Happy May:)

Well May started off nicely. Here in Switzerland May 1st is our labour day, so for the first time in my life, I enjoyed having a Thursday off. Really kinda silly if you ask me...why couldn't we postpone the actaully day off till Friday and make it a long weekend? Very odd. Regardless, I had a nice mid-week relaxing day off. I did nothing but relax and do nothing...it was nice. So feeling rested, Friday zipped by and the weekend was here! I shouldn't say this as I will probably jinx myself, but it seems here that the weekdays are not very...

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May 26, 2006 - Lago di Garda

Hi Everyone. We slipped out of Zurich early on Friday without breakfast because annoyingly, we were not allowed to park Claude close to the tent and we cook from his boot. A bit Swiss but fair enough. Back on the A4 towards Italy, up through the swiss country side where, increasingly farms nestled beneath towering peaks, through amazing tunnels (the longest over six km) and over high viaducts, the (man made)engineering oddly in keeping with the brutal grey slopes above. The sun began to shine at last and the new greens of the trees seemed...

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