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Jun 14, 2012 - Switzerland - Swiss Riviera

2nd June 2012 (Bed 40) I was looking forward to getting to Switzerland and catching up with a few of my old Nestle friends. We went directly to Blonay where Julie lives. Unfortunately, Tony her husband, who also worked with me, was away in the US with work. I had not seen Julie for at least 10 years and it was so good to catch up with her and reminisce about the “good old days”. She lives in a lovely part of the Swiss Riviera and really wanted to show us around her "backyard" and give us a feel for Switzerland and its beauty. And that she...

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Sep 25, 2008 - Vevey/Montreux

The 25th was my free day to do what I want and go where I wanted without any solid plans. The night before I was doing research on the towns south of where I was and seeing if there were any hostels available. The only hostel available for a day was in Vevey, a small town in between Lausanne and Montreux. This would work perfectly since the person's house I am surfing at on the 26th lives in Vevey as well. So I got up early and took the train down to Vevey and checked into The Riviera Lodge. Right on the water front in the place Du Marche...

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