Monthly Archives: February 2006

Thumbs up for Switzerland

hot air balloon festival, flying (33)

22 January 2006 Clockwork. Probably the most abused cliché for any first-time visitor to Switzerland. Other than Cloud Cuckoo Land, if you’re used to African time, I suppose. Trains, planes and automobiles here in the country of Lindt chocolate, Swatch watches and Swiss army knives are painstakingly punctual. Departure time is not “around quarter past [...]