Travel Blogs from Grindelwald, Switzerland

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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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Auf Wiedersehn - Au Revoir, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Auf Wiedersehn - Au Revoir

A travel blog entry by chuckandmarysue

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... areas that on first glance you wouldn't think you should be able to hike.  We had several wonderful views of the Grindelwald valley, including a beautiful double rainbow for a little while.  Fortunately, we only had a few drops of the rain that ...

Charlie is a winner!!, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Charlie is a winner!!

A travel blog entry by willbillsadler

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... my last entry Helen & John and their gorgeous Labra Doodle Charlie have been staying here with me in the same  Grindelwald hotel. Charlie immediately won the hearts of anyone who counts, And guess what?  At dinner, the very. first night ...

Day 8: An Unexpected Day Off, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Day 8: An Unexpected Day Off

A travel blog entry by vickywood

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Whatever plans the Guiders had for us were cancelled because the clouds had dropped so low we think the town may well have been covered. I remember waking up at 7:55am and thinking that Debbie would be coming in at any moment to get us out of bed. The ...

Grindelwald, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Grindelwald

A travel blog entry by xico

Interlaken ...

Grindelwald, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Grindelwald

A travel blog entry by pajas

Grindelwald ...

Switzerland, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Switzerland

A travel blog entry by nevandrena

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... of one of the tracks. After we came back down to the valley floor we went to the Murrenbachfall (the highest in Switzerland) then we continued down the valley on the bikes to the Trummelbachfall which is inside the mountain, a strange phenomenon and only ...

Grindelwald, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Grindelwald

A travel blog entry by jumanji

Well we arrived Grindelwald and I was amazed by the setting of the town. It is warm and welcoming... However we lived quite far away from the ski lift and my suffer ...

2011 Travel to Switzerland, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

2011 Travel to Switzerland

A travel blog entry by snoopski

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Off to wonderful Grindelwald,  Switzerland for the first week and then Celerina, Switzerland for the second week.  Feb 26 - March ...

A Swiss Adventure, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

A Swiss Adventure

A travel blog entry by chowmander

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... AND LUXEMBOURG," we began to walk to the edge of town. People warned us that it might be difficult to hitchhike in Switzerland, because people are generally quite wary of the practice. Indeed, many BMWs, Mercedes, and Audi's with old white people passed ...

Another great day in the Alps, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Another great day in the Alps

A travel blog entry by the_2_hills

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... his luggage this morning and he feels like a new man!  We started off our trip this morning by taking a train up to Grindelwald.  From there, we took a gondala up to First and then we hiked 50 minutes to Lake Bachalpsee...a pretty vigorous hike ...

Swiss Alps, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Swiss Alps

A travel blog entry by the_mcdonoughs

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... weekend ! We decided to stretch our legs with a cable car ride and "quick" hike up towards the Grindelwald Glacier. This being Switzerland, everything is done very efficiently. There are hundreds of hikes mapped out very clearly, with signposts as to ...

Snow, Snow and More Snow, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Snow, Snow and More Snow

A travel blog entry by willbillsadler

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... don’t like photos of snow scenes don’t bother checking today’s photos. It's been snowing all day, heavily. Grindelwald village looks like its winter postcards. For lunch I sat on the outdoor terrace of an up market restaurant just up ...

Cheese and Cream, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Cheese and Cream

A travel blog entry by andrewhegerty

... the border to buy their fuel. With a full tank of diesel in the Alfa we headed back into Switzerland.  Our destination for the day was Grindelwald.  On the way to Grindelwald we stopped off at a town called Gruyere.  Gruyere is the perfect ...

The FIRST Perfect Day!, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

The FIRST Perfect Day!

A travel blog entry by bergerhof

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... at Grosse Scheidegg and settled in for a bowl of the best gulashsuppe and bier. Since the sign said “12 K” back to Grindelwald (and this time we believe it!) and the clouds and fog were rolling in, we opted for the Grindelwald bus, a cute ...

Day 2: Wake in Switzerland, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Day 2: Wake in Switzerland

A travel blog entry by vickywood

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... breakfast and a very welcome stretch of the legs. After that it was non-stop to Chalet Zollohus in a Swiss town called Grindelwald (which, yes, is probably now mostly recognised as the name of a wizard in the Harry Potter series). Approaching the chalet, ...

Climbing, then more climbing, followed by climbing, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Climbing, then more climbing, followed by climbing

A travel blog entry by jakers

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Transportation is amazing here. We started with two trains, then a bus, then a gondola or funicular as they call it, then a mountain hike, then two more funiculars to get to the summit of the Schilthorn at 9000 ft. In the winter this is an amazing ski ...

Beauty Lies Here., Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

Beauty Lies Here.

A travel blog entry by foreigngossip

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First stop on the travel train. Breathtaking. ...

I Skied!  I Skied!, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

I Skied! I Skied!

A travel blog entry by fyregirl

Really!  I did!  I skied!  I only fell down twice, but one of those times was trying to learn how to parallel turn, as opposed to the "pizza" turning I had been doing, and was rather good at.  My instructor, a young Swiss man named ...

pictures from geneva and grindelwald, Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

pictures from geneva and grindelwald

A travel blog entry by emanne87

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i'm playing catch up in updating entries and pictures...here are some pictures of our field study to geneva and from where we went skiing in the swiss alps ( i stole them since i didn't want to have my camera with me while i was skiing...which was ...

11 days couldn't feel more like 111..., Grindelwald, Switzerland travel blog

11 days couldn't feel more like 111...

A travel blog entry by matt.palmer

... were washed away. The weather was bad enough to close the cable car I had planned to take up the mountain, and cover the Grindelwald via ferratas in snow! I decided instead to walk from the valley up the cable car route (only at the bottom of a mountain ...

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