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Sept 4: Mt. Pilatus

26th Oct. 2011

Today we woke up to cloudy skies but decided to talk the trip up Mt. Pilatus.  It started with a 90 minute boat ride on Lake Lucerne which was really pretty. From there we took the world's steepest cable car with a gradient of 48%.  It was a little scary at times but the views were gorgeous and it was very very steep! When we got to the top ...

Europe Sept 2 and 3rd: Flight and Lucerne

22th Oct. 2011

Well I am finally getting around to blogging about our Europe trip!  We left September 2nd and returned the 19th.  We had a really good trip and nothing bad happened (though I did try to lose my camera like 3 times and BOTH of our bags oops). Sept 2:  We flew out of Kansas City around 3pm to Boston on Frontier.  Flight was ontime and very uneventful.  We landed in ...

Europe Food

12th Aug. 2011

So in 3 weeks we will be heading to Europe!  I am getting very excited and have even started my packing pile. Here is the start to the pile.  I have no clue what kind of clothes to bring.  The average highs where we are going range from 68 to 72 degrees.  Which if sunny and humid could be shorts/capris weather but if cloudy/non-humid could be pants and ...

Europe Itinerary

12th May 2011

I am, what I would classify, an over-planner for trips to Europe.  The last thing I want to do is get there and be lost, waste hours finding a hotel to sleep in, or go in the wrong direction on a train haha.  It costs so much money and vacation days to get to Europe I like to plan ahead so we can get the most out of our time ...