Welcome to number 2 in a flurry of posts. That’s how we roll here at Petunia in Paradise: radio silence for months, then 4 posts in one week. Besides, “extravaganza” sounds so much more enticing than “catch-all for random stuff I did over the past 3 months,” don’t you think?
How could I live in Switzerland and not go hiking?High on the hills was a lonely goatherd...
Top of Mont Girod in the Jura Mountains, the French-speaking part of Switzerland
I refuse to believe Dandelions are weeds
Spot the Swiss garden gnome!!
Note, the following picture was taken the same day I took the first picture in this post – seriously!
Hiking in Parpan
ahahaha! ad for a toilet that also doubles as a bidet. hilarious.
Sunrise over the alps from a train back to Basel from Geneva
Foggy Bern...also from a train
Believe it or not, this is a bathroom completely covered in cork. Cargo Bar, Basel.
This is in Spiez (pronounced shpee-ITS). Apparently there are supposed to be breathtaking mountains on the other side of that lake. I'll believe it when I see it sans fog.
Vespers at Basel Munster. I wonder how many of these folks double as Guggemusik players at Fasnacht...
Chicago Blues Night, Basel Jazz Festival
A shout out to Georgie. After all, the man's got to fund his trips to Sudan somehow!