Assorted winter/spring pictures, including Lausanne, Lyon, and Bern.
|This skating rink was one of the few good deals in Geneva - free skating, and skate rental only 2 CHF||The bench in the background is supposed to be the longest wooden bench in the world|
|A model at the Tavel house, one of the oldest houses in Geneva and now a free museum. Geneva was surrounded by massive fortifications until the mdi 1800s.||A sledding trip - we were able to take the train up from Nyon.|
|Old weaponry at the Geneva Museum of Art and History||These fortifications were discovered when excavating for a parking garage close to the old town of Geneva||Peter discusses the fortifications||In the park next door - Parc de la Grange - after a snowstorm||After a massive wind storm during ice cold weather, this is what you got on Lake Geneva||Rescuing a swan stuck in the ice||Peter gets to go to a birthday party||Back at the Bois de la Batie park - the lake is still frozen||The confluence of the 2 rivers - one glacial, one from Lake Geneva||Sentier de Sous Terre - along the Rhone river. There's some old ruins here, interesting to the kids because of all the lizards basking in the sun there.||Old pumping station||Impressive echo under this bridge||A view from the top, including the pumping station and the Jet d'eau in the background||Another view of the merging of the Arve and Rhone||We took the train to Nyon. It was a very short train ride - only about 10 minutes|
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