Fete Medievale 2011 Chateau de Joux

It is entirely a different experience to celebrate a medieval festival in a castle.  In the first picture my son holds a sword for the first time and wears a helmet. He was speechless and quite shocked at the weight of the sword. I believe he was quite relieved when we liberated him from theContinue reading “Fete Medievale 2011 Chateau de Joux”

La Fête des Vendanges

Cortège des enfants Before arriving here I imagined I would have the adult experience of eating, drinking and celebrating until a late hour during the grape harvest festival in Nuechatel but when that day came I found myself   enjoying the day festivities  and watching the children’s procession with my family. I still recall theContinue reading “La Fête des Vendanges”