Adopt Adapt Avenches!
The Swiss RT37 Avenches is proud to invite you to the Euromeeting 2016! We are thrilled to show you our beautiful countryside, between lakes and mountains. You will have the opportunity to taste a lot of cheese (the most important food group), tonloads of chocolate and our local wines, beers and spirits. We will show you around lakes, vineyards, historical landmarks from the Romans and Middle Ages and mountains.
But most important: you will meet all the good old friends from Roundtables 37 again!
When: 13-16 May 2016.
Where: Avenches, in the middle of Switzerland. Avenches has been founded by the Romans 2001 years ago (Aventicum). The roman arena is still the center of the city.
Theme: Red and White.
Price: € 375 per person. Special price for registration and payment until 31.12.2015: € 350.
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Banque Raiffeisen Basse Broye Vully
Pierre Cuany et Nicolas Weber
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Friday 13 May 2016: Arrivals
Arrival in Avenches. Red and white drinks and raclette (a traditional Swiss hot cheese dish).
Welcome party !
Saturday 14 May 2016: Euromeeting games & Gala dinner
We will compete in traditional Swiss sports such as rope pulling, panties fighting, throwing of mark 1 Swiss alpine military boots, potato bag run, garden dwarf throwing, cherry pit spiting and many more. Please train seriously for this event.
Sunday 15 May 2015: Lake and mountain
Balade gourmande: Discovery of Avenches and its roman landmarks, the lake of Morat and the Vully hill, hike through the vineyards and tasting of local red and white fermented specialties at several pit stops along the route.
Sketch evening. Theme: red and white. Pas de bras, pas de chocolat.
Monday 16 May 2016: Brunch and departures
Brunch and farewell.
Tuesday 10 May: Lake. Boattrip, fish and white wine, chocolate and cheese. Don’t forget your swimsuit.
Wednesday 11 May: Mountains. Nice hike or climb in the surrounding prealps. Cheese and chocolate along the route. Please take good hiking shoes, a backpack and make sure that the the premium of your life insurance is paid.
Thursday 12 May : City. Visit of the capital city Berne. Cheese and chocolate. Sightseeing and shopping. Do not forget to preventively block the credit card of your wife before travelling to Switzerland.
More details to follow at a later stage.
Home hosting is provided on a first served basis and is unfortunately limited.
The meeting point of all activities and the center of the euromeeting will be the Lacotel of our tabler Philippe. Rooms are available at preferential rates (Prices per night : single room = CHF 95.- / double room = CHF 120.- including breakfast and taxes). Please book directly to firstname.lastname@example.org / www.lacotel.ch
Avenches can be reached by car (motorway exit Avenches) or train. Avenches is located exactly in the middle of the 2 major Swiss airports, Geneva (GVA) and Zurich (ZRH).
Transportation from the airports Geneva and Zurich on Friday 13 May will be organized. The buses will leave the airports at 1530 to Avenches. Please book your flight accordingly. If you arrive earlier, Avenches tablers will be there to welcome you and make sure are properly rehydrated after the flight.
Transportation to the airports Geneva and Zurich will be organized on Monday 16 May. Arrival in both airports at 1400. Please book your flight back accordingly.
Questions: Euromeeting2016@rt37.ch / Nic Weber: +41 79 262 38 03
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