Solo Travel – day one

 Day one has been kind to me.  I Wandered down the streets of Switzerland’s Capital – Bern, enjoyed a long lunch, bought a book – One Day  (none of the ones recommended to me were at the tiny book store), went to see where einstein created his theory of relativity, hit up some shops, and checked out their downtown market.  All in all – a nice day of solo traveling.

bern has a beautiful landscape.  
and some pretty buildings
long streets

a lovely old clock
on my want list
aren’t these vintage books so adorable?
i bought a few.  they were only a franc!
did some strolling
walked up the same steps as Einstein
turns out, they had very good taste.
also turns out that Einstein was such a devoted husband.
melts my heart.
so buzzzzy pollenating
hope you all have a great weekend!  
I’m headed to the Alps.  
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  • Reply Amanda

    It looks like you had a great first day of solo traveling! Have fun with the rest of your weekend!

    September 3, 2010 at 5:11 pm
  • Reply Mary

    Amazing beautiful post! Looks like a fabulous day! Enjoy the rest of your weekend.

    September 3, 2010 at 5:29 pm
  • Reply Kristina

    hey miss tucker, you have been only footsteps away from me today. I was downtown Bern over lunch!! next time say hello 🙂
    viele grüsse and have fun in the Alps, Kristina

    September 3, 2010 at 6:57 pm
  • Reply Kendra

    Amazing photos, and those Einstein letters are so sweet! Who knew he was such a romantic?


    September 5, 2010 at 5:55 am
  • Reply Krystal

    Bern is GORGEOUS! And I bought One Day and read it too! It's SO GOOD!!

    September 6, 2010 at 9:53 am
  • Reply Ruth

    This looks like an absolutely perfect day! Kudos to you for solo traveling 🙂

    September 7, 2010 at 2:24 am
  • Reply Christine

    Ciao Bella – i loooove your bee photo! we do a lot with bees here (check out:, i was thinking that you should submit this to our photo competition next year:
    Your pics and commentary puts a smile on my face every day 🙂
    xoxo see you soon!

    September 7, 2010 at 10:52 am
  • Reply Tucker

    Crisssy! I've got lots of bee pictures. I'm going to submit my fave! thanks for thinking of me loverly.

    September 8, 2010 at 8:18 am
  • Reply Sonja

    Such pretty pictures!
    I really really love your blog!
    I need to go and catch up and find out how you ended up in Switzerland, but either way it's super exciting! I can't wait to read more and see more of these lovely photos!

    September 8, 2010 at 5:10 pm
  • Reply Sist and Sist

    you should be a photographer!

    September 10, 2010 at 6:47 pm
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