Last December, I discovered the secret of a perfect climate. Yes, I already knew: warm weather, little rain, and lots of sunshine. But when I spent some time on the Canary Islands – wow! – I experienced the bliss of mild days segueing into only minmally less mild nights. Twenty-three degrees during the day, 20° at night. Barely a difference!
But how about my own country? People in Switzerland (“Swissies”‘, as P. calls them) mostly think of the weather as a punishment. Wouldn’t it be great to find some relief from the dreary reality of cool days with gray skies? Might there be, somewhere within the borders of this little nation, a mild spot of low temperature variance?
After puzzling over these questions for a while, I decided to embark on an epic journey to find the answer. Continue reading