Travel Blogs from Grindelwald, Switzerland

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Rewarded for Early Start, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Rewarded for Early Start

A travel blog entry by willbillsadler

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... But knowing how changeable it can be in the mountains I take a chance and kit up for a very dramatic walk up the Unterer Grindelwald Glacier. This involves a cable car  ride up 350 metres to  Pfingstegg (1,391 m) then a 400 metre ascent to ...

Visit by my Sister Helen, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Visit by my Sister Helen

A travel blog entry by willbillsadler

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... supportive staff, plus Wengen itself with no vehicular access is a very relaxing village. I knew Grindelwald, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Switzerland would be quite different. It's a pretty easy transfer, a train from Wengen ...

Grindelwald ... the Swiss names just keep coming!, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Grindelwald ... the Swiss names just keep coming!

A travel blog entry by traylertravels

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We couldn't resist the opportunity to go back to the Jungfrau region (Interlaken area) again. Only this time we headed to Grindelwald. Ian had ridden there on his big ride from Wilderswil, and he said it had really nice views. Joe, from our 1st ...

Address's and Contact Numbers, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Address's and Contact Numbers

A travel blog entry by sheffster

... will be snow chain weather!!! Any how some of you wanted my contact details so here they are: Grund Apartment Grindelwald 3818 Switzerland Home phone number 0041 338535963 Work Mobile Phone 0041 763030109 There you go, Laters, ...

Mickey's Piccies, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Mickey's Piccies

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

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Some pics of the trip from Mickey Lunn As always, copy and paste the link to see the pictures: ...

A Few Facts About Switzerland, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

A Few Facts About Switzerland

A travel blog entry by sheffster

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... and because of this very expensive, it is £5 for a value meal, now where is the value in that!!! Like everything is Switzerland it is bloody expensive as I will now demonstrate. Down the local Coop you can buy a block of ordinary cheese produce of ...

White Christmas, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

White Christmas

A travel blog entry by sogone

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Thousands of stars sparkle on the surface of the snow, full moon washes the world blue the earth is shining as I snow shoe to a distant hut for fondue and gluwein (hot spiced wine) with 20 complete strangers. The cold air slaps me awake, despite ...

In the Alps, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

In the Alps

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

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... . The day was rather uneventful from there(actually it would be fair to say the whole day was uneventful in general) although Grindelwald was having a bit of a street party in the evening so we saw people in traditional costume and playing local music. ...

Schynige Platte, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Schynige Platte

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

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Grindelwald day 5. Today we arose to find the Eiger north face to be mostly clear which made for some awesome photo ops.  We then headed into town and jumped on a train moments before it left and being a Swiss train it wasn't waiting round for anybody. ...

Grindelwald and Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Grindelwald and Lauterbrunnen

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

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... "man licking"). From there we hiked across the top of the valley walls, experiencing views of the swiss country side and grindelwald from a high point,  to kleine Scheidegg (a train station by the north face). We then trained our way to town and ...

Links to photos 23rd July, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Links to photos 23rd July

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

https://picasaweb.google.com/111070822703135991933/Lauterbrunnen?authkey=Gv1sRgCMTSj6zFz6fINw ...

The trip goes

The trip goes "downhill"!

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

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... before we even got on the gondolier. After a morning tea break we set off on another big descent , this time 930m down to Grindelwald . This descent claimed one injury, a rather spectacular crash by jarrod butler in which he hurt his wrist. On arrival to ...

Still Alive and Well In Switzerland!!!, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Still Alive and Well In Switzerland!!!

A travel blog entry by sheffster

... you don't get put off by all the long words and paragraphs. After my trip to Austria (yes mum I am still working in Switzerland) things have calmed down a little bit but there are still some gems to inform you about. The snow here is pretty good and ...

Picture links for latest photos, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Picture links for latest photos

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

Cut and paste the following link into your browser to see the photos of the downhill day: ...

A soft but beautiful day, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

A soft but beautiful day

A travel blog entry by willbillsadler

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Decided to take it easy today and drop my recent " bolder as I get older" philosophy. So leave relatively early to beat the hordes of tourists and catch the chairlift up to the top station at First (2,168m). I propose walking to Bachalpsee ...

Switzerland: Grindelwald & the Jungfrau Region, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Switzerland: Grindelwald & the Jungfrau Region

A travel blog entry by theworldtour

only photo's for ...

A Flood With Entries!!!, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

A Flood With Entries!!!

A travel blog entry by sheffster

... are use to the train system in Britain, where by you are lucky if the train actually arrives!!!! So I get on this train from Grindelwald (where I live)to Geneva, the first to parts of the journey were fine, nice and quite, I read my FT and took some ...

Hiking the hills and cows with bells, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Hiking the hills and cows with bells

A travel blog entry by bradentaylor84

wow Grindewald is amazing!  we took a train from Lucerne to Interlaken, then another train from Interlaken to Grindewald.  we are up at some of the tallest peaks in all of the Swiss Alps where at the very top there is snow year round.  we ...

Jungfraujoch The Top of Europe, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Jungfraujoch The Top of Europe

A travel blog entry by swiss_trek

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Switzerland day 3 We woke up earlier than usual, to go to Jungfraujoch, 'the top of Europe' as it is the highest train station in Europe (3454 meters above sea level). The train ride took about 1 hour, through the face of the Eiger. As we got higher ...

That's Right Three In One Day, You Lucky Lucky Ppl, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

That's Right Three In One Day, You Lucky Lucky Ppl

A travel blog entry by sheffster

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Oh My God, three updates in one day, how bored am I!!!!! Well actually I am using the internet at work, which your not supposed to do, but hey sometimes you have to live life on the edge!!!! I hope you guys liked my two updates today and found time ...

The lows of Switzerland, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

The lows of Switzerland

A travel blog entry by annajura

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... today which is not the most pleasant experience when you are camping. Still, undettered we made our way to the small town of Grindelwald which had been highly recommended by many people and is one of the big skiing centres in winter. To be honest I found ...

Swiss Mountains, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Swiss Mountains

A travel blog entry by taaotravel2013

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We stayed in Grindelwald village, and the weather was kind for us to be able to enjoy the spectacular view up into the mountains, Eiger, Monch and ...

Jungfraujoch, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Jungfraujoch

A travel blog entry by cncadventures

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... We say our goodbyes to the boys and get ourselves packed up. We walk to the train station and not finding a bus schedule for Grindelwald, we catch a 1046 train with a change in Interlaken. On the way, I talk to Carol about going up the Jungfrau, which ...

Hiking in the Jungfrau (Day 1), Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Hiking in the Jungfrau (Day 1)

A travel blog entry by jakus

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... narrow path overlooking the steep mountainside. Fortunately, after hiking up to Eigergletcher it was mainly downhill to our Hotel in Grindelwald (4,400 feet below). It was an amazing hike and a big change from the city life of Venice, Florence and ...

Cinque Terre to Grindelwald, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Cinque Terre to Grindelwald

A travel blog entry by jakus

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Today was the longest driving day on our trip. We left Cinque Terre (Italy) around 9:30 and finally got to Grindelwald (Switzerland) around 7:30 pm. A traffic accident just outside of La Spezia (on our way towards Parma) put traffic to a complete halt. ...

OMG OMG OMG, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

OMG OMG OMG

A travel blog entry by paulnsteph

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AWESOME, so .......  awesome - that's just what Grindelwald and the Swiss valleys are.  Amazing, we've lost count how many OMGs have been said.  It's been spectacular. Almost didn’t make it on time as the train change in Basel left ...

Op naar Grindelwald!, Grindelwald, Zwitserland travel blog

Op naar Grindelwald!

A travel blog entry by donandrea

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... . De omgeving begint dan eindelijk te veranderen en in de verte doemen de Alpen op. Na Bern houden we Interlaken aan en vervolgens Grindelwald. Het verloopt allemaal voorspoedig en om 12.00 uur staan we bij ons huisje voor de komende week. We zijn wat te ...

Vakantie!! Vertrek naar Duitsland, Grindelwald, Zwitserland travel blog

Vakantie!! Vertrek naar Duitsland

A travel blog entry by donandrea

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... we bij restaurant Adler. Don zijn bord ligt vol met twee schnitzels en ik houd het bij een entrecote met pfifferlingen en steinpilzen. We hebben heerlijk gegeten en dan is het tijd om te gaan slapen want morgen wachten de laatste 250 km naar ...

Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe

A travel blog entry by banshee4

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... trip up to Jungfraujoch in the hopes that sun the sun would make an appearance. By the time our train left the Grindelwald station we were in luck...the sun was shining! Spectacular scenery from the cogwheel train heading towards Kleine Scheidegg. From ...

Hiking the Swiss Alps, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Hiking the Swiss Alps

A travel blog entry by banshee4

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After breakfast the sky cleared and we headed to the Grindelwald train station. We travelled across the mountains to the town of Lauterbrunnen then up the aerial cable car to Grütschalp. Spectacular views across the Alps on a narrow-gauge railway to ...

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