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Focus Terra, Zurich

 

Allow me to post one of our travel backlogs last January 2020 while in Zurich, Switzerland.  Since my son and I love to go to a museum and we already been to the Swiss National Museum or also known as Landes Museum click the LINK (to read my older post about it)… I decided to see a smaller museum and it’s FREE to enter where some people don’t know that it exists, and yes harder to find if you are not familiar with the location. We got lost looking for a particular street on the map. So I make it easy by showing some photos below on what landmark to look from.

Here below is the Terra Focus, a museum about volcanoes, fossils, rocks, minerals, etc. Going there by public transport you have to take either Tram #9 or Tram #11, near the main train station Hauptbahnhof and tram stop @UniversitatSpital (University Hospital).  FYI.

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The brochures above are located inside the museum as it doubles as a University. See this LINK for more information if you happen to be interested in these subjects and wanted to study in Zurich.  ETH Zurich is one of the most prestigious universities in the world.  The location of Focus Terra is within the university belt and there’s a beautiful park nearby.  I will post some photos of the beautiful surrounding on my next blog. Please wait for it.  Tschuss!

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The Fast & The Curious

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“Today’s menu has two choices, TAKE IT or LEAVE IT”  

Walt Disney

To read this full story here is the LINK.

I have transferred it to my other site LIFE & Wonders. The story of our expat’s life while in Abu Dhabi, UAE. If you are curious enough and wanted to know how it was pre-covid times in the land of the desert from 2015-2019.

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SHEIK ZAYED GRAND MOSQUE,  Abu Dhabi UAE

Please check this site for more information.  My photos don’t do justice to the real beauty of this magnificent architecture. I do suggest for you to see it yourself as millions of people did.  Enjoy!

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheikh_Zayed_Mosque

“Great buildings that move the spirit have always been rare.  In every case they are unique, poetic, products of the heart.”  by Arthur Erickson

 

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The reason

This is the reason…

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Sweet family, vinneve

Why we left our home, a good job and friends behind… to be a family once again.

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To pursue some dreams and make this a reality.

Sometimes you have to travel far to make it a possibility.

Looking at new places, different cultures and background.

So why not uplift our hearts and look up, not down!

Enjoy my new life and treat it as an adventure… where millions of people go before me on the venture!
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Quote by Sydney J Harris –

” Happiness is a direction, not a place…”