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007 Book location: Thun Rathausplatz – Town Hall Square / Never Send Flowers (1993)

Bond bookNever Send Flowers (1993)
Place and location in the book: Rathausplatz – Town Hall Square, Thun, Switzerland
Actual place and locationRathausplatz – Town Hall Square, Thun, Switzerland
What happens here in the book: Bond remembers what does Rathausplatz look like just before he and Fredericka “Flicka” von Grüsse arrive there.
Visited by 007 Travelers: 2014

“Within ten minutes, they were settled into her three-year-old white Porsche, which was in need of a wash, and heading out of Berne on route six, following the river Aare to Thun, the lovely old town which always reminded Bond of the Frankenstein story. If you stand in the small Town Hall Square – the Rathausplatz – in Thun, and look up beyond the Rathaus itself, you can see the great castle looming above you, and the whole view is reminiscent of every Frankenstein movie ever made”


John Gardner: “Never Send Flowers

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