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Train to Bern – Switzerland Itinerary

Train to Bern – Switzerland Itinerary

| July 10, 2011

Touchdown in Zurich: Train to Bern After landing at the Geneva Airport at around 8:00am, we immediately caught a train to Bern by train to rest from the long flight. The train to Bern from the Airport is an easy one hour and twenty minutes. To board the train, we went to the ticket office […]

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Travel Photo: Bern Row Houses

Travel Photo: Bern Row Houses

| February 8, 2011

I have wanted to share this picture for a while and finally got around to finishing it up for presentation. In the old town of Bern, Switzerland, there is a beautiful winding street that leads down to the river. As we walked down the street, these charming row houses greeted us, drenched in late afternoon […]

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Bern parliament building by day and night

Bern parliament building by day and night

| September 8, 2010

There are a number of significant buildings in Bern, Switzerland and the shot above is of one of them. The Swiss parliament and government building was completed in 1902 and it is now a prominent part of Bern’s skyline. The granite slabs in front of the building, which came from the Alps, were not always […]

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Bern for a small taste of Switzerland

Bern for a small taste of Switzerland

| September 7, 2010

I wanted to choose a nice low-intensity place to to recover from the long flight to Zurich and change of time zone. Bern, Switzerland is the place I picked. It was a short train ride from the Zurich Airport and it fulfilled the promise of being a great spot to get our first taste of this […]

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