In the summer of 2003 I took a week off work to join a guided mountaineering tour in the Alps.  The location was in the mountains surrounding one of the most picturesque villages in Switzerland – Saas Fee, "Die Perle der Alpen".  The town lies in the Oberwallis or Upper Valais region of the, Read More

Here’s another transcribed group email I sent out¬†during my first year living in Switzerland: Since I’ve been back from Turkey (did I mention how good THAT trip was???) I’ve been going non-stop.¬† Not work mind you, because due to this crazy country I haven’t worked a full five day working week since I got, Read More