Avenches Youth Hostel

Address: Rue du Lavoir 5, Avenches, Vaud, 1580, Switzerland | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Rue du Lavoir 5, Avenches, is near Murten Historisches Museum and Berntor - Tower of Bern.
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    Travel Blogs from Avenches


    A travel blog entry by barbo on Jan 30, 2013

    12 photos

    ... went to the Natural History Museum and then went to look at the Bears. Since the 16th century, the city has had a bear pit, the Bärengraben, to house its heraldic animals. The currently four bears are now kept in an open-air enclosure. We only saw one as being winter, they are hibernating and I think we were lucky to see him. Thanks to Jessie and Vreni, our "tourists guides" for the day, we had another interesting and different day. ...

    Cycling through the Swiss Countryside

    A travel blog entry by khorsman on Sep 28, 2012

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... go sightseeing, then go get a new bike and head to your next destination. Well it was all good and I was riding all over the place. It was beautiful and peaceful, almost no one around.......until......I lost the card that I needed to get a bike with. At this point I had ridden about 45 minutes. So I rode back the same way I came looking for my card. Well unfortunately I made it all the way back to Avenche, ...

    Am I in France or Switzerland

    A travel blog entry by khorsman on Sep 27, 2012

    1 comment, 3 photos

    ... finally visited the wonderful restaurant in my hotel. The menu was all in French, so when I ordered I honestly had no clue what I had ordered. I knew it had mushrooms because I know the word for mushrooms, but that was all I knew. I was quite surprised when it was a dish with mushrooms, rice, and HUGE prawns. It was excellent! And only involved a little bit of work to release the prawns from their shells. My room has ...

    Roman History, Modern Art

    A travel blog entry by pilgrimdeb on Jul 13, 2012

    9 photos

    ... in each image. Some of these will go on my wall ...

    There was also a mural celebrating a very early Christian female martyr. One of our group requested a photo of the many women among us who are priests and pastors in their churches, alongside our host. Beautiful! ...


    A travel blog entry by jordan_sarah on Jun 11, 2012

    18 photos

    ... museum in town. After that disappointment there was only one thing to do, get some pastries and they were awesome! The next day was even more miserable than the first so we just hung around the hostel until it was time to go. Not very exciting, but Bern was really pretty old town with at least 100 shops selling Swiss army knives.