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2003 Switzerland - Photos 2


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45 Lake Lucerne at Lucerne.jpg (13482 bytes)

Lake Lucerne

46 old bridge at Lucerne.jpg (51614 bytes)

The old bridge at Lucerne

47 prat in a hat at Lucerne.jpg (46235 bytes)

and 2 old monuments

60 Rosemary Lucerne.jpg (52235 bytes)

Rosemary

59 old bridge Lucerne.jpg (47281 bytes)

This is a memorial to the Swiss mercenaries guillotined at the Tuileries during th French revolution

 

51 Tuileries memorial photo mirror 2.jpg (59468 bytes)

There was a device here to enable you to photograph yourself in front of the memorial. 

 

52 Tuileries memorial photo mirror.jpg (64780 bytes)

What was especially fascinating was seeing how many inquisitive youngsters would peer in.

 
50 WC at  Tuileries memorial.jpg (53932 bytes)

It might seem odd photographing a public convenience, but they not often as attractive as this

53 view over Lucerne.jpg (54170 bytes)

We particularly liked Lucerne. 

 

54 painted shop front Lucerne.jpg (36222 bytes)

We enjoyed the painted buildings

 

55 painted shop front Lucerne.jpg (42756 bytes)
56 square in Lucerne.jpg (49687 bytes)

and the squares

 

57 Lucerne from historic bridge.jpg (49003 bytes)

and the bridges

 
57 Rosemary and  historic bridge.jpg (52043 bytes)
58 embedded tower Lucerne.jpg (54176 bytes)

We rather liked the tower built into the wall

 

61 painted cafe Lucerne.jpg (64524 bytes) 62 The Aareschlute from Innertkirchen.jpg (38813 bytes)

The entrance to the Aareschlute, from Innertkirchen

 

63 Andy on bridge ove the Aare.jpg (55761 bytes)

Do I really look like this? 

 

65 Innertkirchen decorated for Swiss national Day.jpg (64476 bytes)

Decorated for the Swiss national Day, 1st August

66 two mirrors Innertkirchen.jpg (48920 bytes)

A picture within a picture - 2 traffic mirrors at Innertkirchen

67 bronze wedding decoration.jpg (68740 bytes)

Bronze wedding decoration outside the newly weds house

76 birth announcement.jpg (36876 bytes)

.. but this was outside a different house!

74 Rosemary walk back from Englesnalp.jpg (45264 bytes)

Rosemary, during the walk back from Englesnalp

77 Tilly at Camping Grund.jpg (66301 bytes)

Camping Grund, Innertkirchen. A nice family run site

78 Pride of Provence at Calais.jpg (40631 bytes)

We spent the last night in Calais beside the harbour ...

79 Aire de camping car Calais from 0615 ferry.jpg (23110 bytes)

...here, in fact

81 and a grey dawn breaking.jpg (29305 bytes)

Dawn over Calais

82 leaving Calais port astern.jpg (47683 bytes) 83 Watching Calais recede.jpg (37133 bytes)

On the ferry

84 morning at Dover.jpg (46157 bytes)

Arrival at Dover 1 1/2 hours later

85 Shakespeare Cliff & Dover Castle.jpg (45842 bytes)

Dover castle is in the mist

86 Shakespeare Cliff & Dover Castle.jpg (29735 bytes)

Shakespeare Cliff

 

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