Back in Bern!

During November Milady was called to the Jury at Leeds Crown Court and those two (harrowing) weeks were followed by a week busy visiting family and friends in Norwich, London and Surrey and last week preparing for Christmas – writing cards, shopping and buying presents – and planning and packing for THIS week in Switzerland!

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I flew from Leeds to Geneva on the first Jet2 flight of the ski season and after a very foggy train journey arrived in Bern and was welcomed by my friend (and namesake) Barbara.

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My goal to visit the Christmas Market by the Minster Church was achieved on Sunday.

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Milady’s First Taste of Glühwein!

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Handmade Recorders that sound like Saxophones

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6 comments on “Back in Bern!

  1. Fran says:

    What a wonderful place to spend time just before Christmas, enjoy!

  2. Julie Stivers says:

    Harrowing? Must hear more. Our Swiss student Michael’s mother lives in Bern. We are back in the city now for the winter, just today. This sounds like a lovely trip.

    • I always think of Michael when the train goes through Düdingen. Although he lives somewhere else now. Wow! amazed you survived in the woods until now – very quiet. It’s lovely here alright!

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