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1986 - Europe by double decker bus (Part 6 - Switzerland)

Into the mountains.

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Tuesday 24 June - We drove into Lucerne for some sightseeing. I also shopped for some black Swiss Army Knives. After lunch we drove to Lauterbrunnen through spectacular countryside. There were five top deck buses at camp site. Quiet evening.

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The streets of Lucerne.

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The memorial to the Swiss Guards killed in the 1792 storming of the Tuileries Palace in Paris.

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Lauterbrunnen valley.

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Nameless, Rex, Camel, Leylandi & Snort.

Wednesday 25 June - An early start to catch the train to the top of the Jungfraujoch. Spectacular views from top of 8716 foot mountain. Others skied at top but I just wandered around taking in the scenery. We stopped in Wengen on the way down. A quiet evening back in camp.

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Lauterbrunnen valley.

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The Eiger.

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The Jungfrau.

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JR having a nap on the ski slopes.

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The village of Wengen.

Thursday 26 June - A free day. Some of us walked up the valley to Trummelbach Falls. Mini golf in afternoon, quiet evening.

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The waterfall opposite the camp site.

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A waterfall up the valley.

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Trummelbach Falls.

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Inside Trummelbach falls.
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Posted by nzhamsta 13:00 Archived in Switzerland

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