Tag Archive for 'Switzerland'

Labor Pains. Making the Most of a French Strike

It was bound to happen. Living in and around France for the past several months yielded plenty of opportunities to have life disrupted by one of the frequent French strikes. The labor unions of France regularly stage work slowdowns or stoppages to protest what they consider to be unfair regulations, mostly those which the government […]

Iconic Downtown Resident Declares the Food MUST Be Better in Switzerland!

The little guy has moved on. After 13 1/2 years, Ramon del Rancho Rey (just Ramon to most of his friends) has left us. We really hope he has found his way to Switzerland. Wengen to be specific. Years ago, Diane’s photographing a World Cup Downhill race took us to Wengen for the Lauberhorn. Arriving […]