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

    Capital of Switzerland

    A travel blog entry by kaizen on Dec 25, 2012

    11 photos

    ... it drops away sharply as you reach the tip of the promentry or make you way down onto the flat ground which borders the river, thus the vunicular which takes you from the top area to the river area where the hostel was located. For a ticket costing 1 euro which you buy from a grumpy old man at the top or a machine at the bottom, you can save a great strain on your knees or much puffing and panting, plus you get a great view.
    I rode down with an elderly couple who ...

    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! ...

    Bear City

    A travel blog entry by kinkajou25 on Jul 27, 2011

    29 photos

    ... and cheese, and Fanta. On a brighter note, I did find a Brezel König along the way.

    After eating, we decided to start the Rick Steves' tour of Bern. We started at the Heiliggeistkirche (Church of the Holy Ghost), just across the street from the Railway Station. As Dad pointed out, it's made completely of sandstone. Interesting. We went inside real quick, and then continued on with Rick Steves' tour to the Bundesplatz.