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Day 15 - zermatt day eight, zurich train (195)

Day 15 - zermatt day eight, zurich train (195)

View of Kloten, Swizterland from Hotel Welcome Inn.


Day 15 - zermatt day eight, zurich train (196)

Day 15 - zermatt day eight, zurich train (196)

Kloten was right next to the Zurich International Airport and an easy train ride from downtown Zurich.


Day 16 - zurich day 2 (1)

Day 16 - zurich day 2 (1)

Part of the Schweizerisches Landesmuseum (Swiss National Museum) in Zurich. I didn't go inside because the day was just too nice.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (2)

Carriage at the Museum.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (3)

Museum again.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (4)

Some renovations going on.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (5)

Museum again. Not sure what that structure is: walkway, construction, ?


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (7)

Detail of some of the paintings on the side of the Museum.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (8)

BIG cannon.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (9)

Park just outside the Museum.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (10)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (11)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (12)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (13)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (15)

Gate at entrance to Museum park.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (16)

One of the many bridges crossing the Limmat River.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (17)

Unknown building.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (19)

Looking towards the Zurichsee and the St. Peters Kirche (on right) and an unknown building/church spire on the left in the distance.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (20)

Zurich street with church spires in back.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (22)

Wandering along the Limmatquai.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (24)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (25)

City plaza and St. Peters Kirche.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (27)

Hotel zum Storkchen on the Limmat River. There is a stork's nest on the right side of the roof.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (28)

Told ya.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (29)

Looking at the right bank of the Limmat river and all the shops and hotels.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (31)

Interesting building with river running under it. Town hall maybe?


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (32)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (33)

I think this is the Fraumunster church.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (35)

The Grossmunster church.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (40)

Boats on the Zurichsee.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (41)

Zurichsee.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (42)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (43)

Crowded pathway along the Zurichsee. Everyone in Zurich was out for a walk in the warm weather on a Sunday.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (45)

Deserted Sunday streets.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (46)

Amazing flowers in mid April.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (47)

Walkway along Zurichsee.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (48)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (50)

Local apartment building covered in amazing flowers.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (51)

Zurichsee walkway.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (56)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (63)

Wandering on the side streets of Zurich.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (64)


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (67)

Nice car on Bahnhofstrasse. Probably some bankers car.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (68)

Cafe on Bahnhofstrasse, main shopping street in downtown Zurich.


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Day 16 - zurich day 2 (70)

Nice gams. Lovely day in Zurich.