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Switzerland

August pic(k)s

You may have grown tired of seeing this last month, but I never tired of going there every day for two weeks. This is the Bird's Nest in Beijing, one of my personal faves shot in August 08. A busy month; besides Beijing, August included…

Musee Olympique Philatelic Collection

LAUSANNE -- For my fellow stamp collecting fetishists, here are a few stealth shots of the Olympic Museum's Philatelic collection rooms, to give an idea of how they're displayed. The museum owns copies of every Olympic stamp ever issued…

In Search of Katarina Witt at the Musée Olympique

LAUSANNE -- Less than six days ago I was still in Beijing, stuffing my suitcase with Olympic t-shirts and other knickknacks, trying to come down from an exhausting two weeks. This morning I saw stacks of that exact same officially licensed…

30 Second Cheap Hotel Advisor – Lausanne

La Croisée Avenue Marc Dufour 15 Lausanne, Switzerland Stayed one night, 10-July 2007 If there's anything cheap in Switzerland, I have yet to find it. So La Croisée, at 110 CHF/night (66 EUR) has to be considered a good deal. A pleasant…