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Jul 26, 2013 - Rougemont, Switzerland

We ventured in to Gstaad for a little look about. I also walked down to the village of Rougemont and had a look at the beautiful church. There was eidelweiss growing near one of the grave sites. The village has amazing timber buildings that are hundreds of years old. We took a chairlift up to another peak but I was now quite confused where I was. Never mind. The flowers and the mountains were amazing and the chairlift great fun. Another wonderful walk and lunch high up on the mountain. We had trout salad which was delicious and a local...

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Jul 25, 2013 - Rougemont, Switzerland

Another day of walking and enjoying the views. We walked around a beautiful lake called I think Launnen and took photos of numerous wild flowers. We had lunch in a mountain cafe. Delicious bratwurst sausages and a beer. We continued out walk to another area with more views and cows grazing and had a coffee. There was a little lake with a red dingy that look so amazing with the lush green everywhere.

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Jul 24, 2013 - Rougemont, Switzerland

Today we went exploring to Gstaad. The Swiss Open is on so it is very hard to park as Federer is playing We had a little look about before heading off to meet Patricia at the Berghof Hotel for a Swiss lunch of veal in cream. It was tasty. The views everywhere are amazing and there is snow on top of the mountains even though it is 34. We drove up to the Gstaad Golf club. I bought a tee shirt with a little bling. Wonderful course but I hate to think how much for a game. It is so pleasant to just sit on the patio and gaze at the view.

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Jul 23, 2013 - Rougemont, Switzerland

Today was a long journey to Rougemont on for trains. It was a great day and I enjoyed it even though I had to stay alert and be ready to change trains and hop on the next. My first stop was in Paris from Gare de Nord to Gare Lyon. Then to Geneva, Montreaux and then Rougemont. I arrived just before 5pm and Susan and Jacque were there to meet me. The last part of the trip was fabulous as the carriage had a glass roof and as I was the only one there I could more where ever I wanted. All the other carriages were full so I could relax in peace...

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