Cheese fest

The mountains were dusted with the first fresh snow of the winter, up in the Pays d’Enhaut. I just came back from two days with a group of Masters’ students, staying in Chateau d’Oex. It was surprisingly fun. Switzerland really can be a most beautiful place when it tries.

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Chateau d'Oex And we did our best to support the local cheese industry…

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Chateau d'Oex6Happy cheese fondue-ing to you all this winter! JJ

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7 Responses to Cheese fest

  1. Katy says:

    Ahh, lots of cheese, fab 😀 Is that snow there though? Eeek!

  2. Hilary S says:

    I’m only in Gstaad! Next time you come up to Chateau d’Oex let me know and I’ll come down to meet you! Maybe we could organise a quilting weekend there?

    • Oh yes! That would be lovely! I stayed in the youth hostel with all my students, so not quite super luxury, but I believe they are building a new one in Saanen that will be rather nicer… It would be lovely to meet up! Tell me, meanwhile, if you ever come down the mountain to Geneva.

      • Hilary S says:

        I’d like that. I’m passing through next week, dropping a student off at the airport, but not stopping. Another time, though.

  3. Pamela says:

    How beautiful! You go on the most amazing retreats.

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