Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Happy Chocolate Easter

There are all sorts of museums all over the world, and in Cologne there is one for chocolate.


This time of year a big brother bunny, in what looks like golden foil, poses majestically above the entrance. Inside you find smaller, more common versions.

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It is a chocolate heaven on earth for chocoholics. They even have a display of a chocolate waterfall behind bullet-proof glass(?), otherwise people might have been too tempted to sample it I guess.


We didn’t have time to go through the museum itself, but we were happy just to visit the shop and make some modest purchases. Is that cheating?

Happy Easter 2010


Protege said...

Oh, what a lovely post; and so appropriate for Easter. Now I know what you meant about visiting.;)
Have a wonderful Easter dear fellow Swedish Expat.;))

swenglishexpat said...

Protege - Glad Påsk Zuzana!

LadyFi said...

Oh my... I must move to this museum at once... I love chocolate. Glad påsk!

swenglishexpat said...

LadyFi - How about becoming live-in staff? Glad påsk! (You are right. It should be lower case "p"! ;-) )

CanadianSwiss said...

Happy Easter! Thank goodness I'm not the chocolaty type of person! ;)

swenglishexpat said...

CS - Maybe you could have just the marzipan then? ;-) Have a Happy Easter with friends and family, and take care!

Rositta said...

Wow, I think I'd be in pig heaven...I am the ultimate chocaholic. Happy Easter..ciao

Veronica said...

Oh the Lindt bunny!
See that one, in the middle row, three from the left? That's mine, OK?
You guys can have the rest...
Very Hoppy Easter to you and yours.

Mimi said...

Course it's not cheating!
Unless the cheat isin the word "modest"!
I'm another chocolate -lover!

Anonymous said...

hi.. just dropping by here... have a nice day!