Wednesday, September 22, 2010

a bike ride through three countries

The weather has been a treat lately, hence all the biking.
The best thing about basel is all the treats on every corner.  
I love the way they mix the old with the new architecture and there is art everywhere.
The second best thing is how you can bike through three countries in one day, like today.  
This is the garden of a hospital in Basel
I think anyone would recover more quickly if they were surrounded by roses and statues. don't you?

starting to turn! i'm so excited

in love bicycles

JB biking over the german bridge into France

sn't that a great way to spruce up a construction site?

this is a railing. made from bikes, wagons and old vespas.  

basel has its treats.  

this is the spot where all three come together: germany, france, and switzerland 

Hope you all are having a great wednesday!

We're headed to Titisee (stop smirking) tomorrow and i can't wait.


  1. sarah, this is so beautiful! i am so jealous of you! haha its such a funny concept for an australian to grasp - being able to bikeride through 3 countries! so awesome!


  2. in love!!! that railing was insane! LOVE the pics! heart jb! and you of course my darling. is this comment awk? ;) ahahahaha LOL! LOVE YOU! xoxo

  3. This is so gorgeous! They even make construction sites pretty? And how cool is that spot where all the countries meet. I'm living vicariously through u :)

    Have a wonderful Wednesday, sweetie! xoxo

  4. So amazing! I'm so glad you are getting to experience these wonderful places!

  5. Beautiful and I LOVE your leaves pictures!!!

    Liesl :)

  6. You are so incredibly lucky!! How many people will be able to take a picture of someone riding their bike over the German bridge into France.

    I about fell off my chair when I read that.

    And the last picture where the 3 countries converge?? Suffice it to say I almost started bawling!!



  7. we were in basel and tried to find this!! then someone said it was in an industrial area so we didn't go :( how fun! my goal is to drink a beer in 3 different countries up there. good goal huh :) oh and p.s....why were you surprised to like the alsace region??

  8. stop it. biking through three countries. i am insanely jealous. in fact, i have been jealous of your travels a lot lately. basically, i am going to hell.

    have fun in titisee!

  9. Looks perfect! (Per usual) ;-)

  10. love your pictures of the trees and the impressions of the approaching fall... really nice!
    have fun at titisee, funny name, huh? you will love the blackforest, it is really nice!
    viele gruesse, kristina

  11. Such beautiful photos!! Sounds -- and looks -- like you guys are having a fantastic time :))


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