over the Simplon pass 2000m (6000ft) towards Ascona
with friends Claude and Lars
and through Centovalli
In Ascona at last for food, wine, pool, lake and Jazz Jazz Jazz (til 4AM every night)
With Lionel... still leading the Hurricane Brass Band band at 88
Banana split for Lars
Before hearing other Noo-awlins greats like Don Vappie and Lillian Boutté....
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great live Rock n Roll dance 'show' by this young gal and guy from Bernex during the concert...
On the Tamaro terrace next day
Some fun on the lake
View from Sheik's room
then a mountain swim on the way back home to cool off
good lunch and bubbly rosé at Santa Maria mumble... ooh
Home just in time to see Roger win 16-14 in the tie break at Wimbledon