Back to Zurich

After one month of traveling to various places I have returned safely to my home base Zurich. The basic difference between here and there was the weather, although this is difficult to judge if you are just at one place. What you can definitely expect are a lot of photos, although I changed my Flickr posting strategy slightly. I will not upload all of them at once but rather select one outstanding photo every day or so to upload and share with you. Read more →

Venice

Greetings from one of the most beautiful cities in the world! I arrived today, one day before conference start. My stay here had a bad start, as it was raining heavily, I had lost my umbrella in Montpellier and got really wet, the conference is taking place on Lido island, one of the less interesting islands in the Venice area, and my expensive hotel is only serving breakfast. But after 2 PM everything turned well as the weather improved significantly, I used fast bus and boat connections to escape Lido, strolled around around Piazza San Marco, and visited the Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Read more →