Travel Blogs from Adelboden
We left Paris at 7 AM this morning. The girls were very groggy!! While we enjoyed our time in Paris, everyone was glad to be on our way.
We drove through the French countryside. We stopped at the little town of Beaune. It was a lovely quaint French town. The stop was only for two hours for us to explore ...
... was certainly acceptable but not as fine as Mums or mine:-)
The visit to Gimmelwald was so memorable you wanted to bottle the feeling. The sun was a warm 24 degrees inviting the scents of the alpine flowers and sweet pungent farm scents from barns being cleared for summer, and intensifying the blue of the sky, green fields, colourful garden flowers and gleaming snow.
We had to drag ourselves away from this enchanting village and had another efficient Swiss ...
... s going to get colder by the mile but thank goodness I was wrong.
As the road went up and down in altitude then so did the temp. At one point it actually reached a staggering 10 Celsius again just on approach to Bern as I pulled into some services.
It was at these services I decided to try and get myself some Swiss currency. Like most country's I had to work out how much cash to lift from the machine. Not knowing the exchange rate makes this quite ...
Fly to Geneva, train to Bern, train to Spiez, train to Fruitigen then bus to Adelboden. From Geneva the journey took about 3 and a half hours. It's a bit of a misty day but some nice views still! We have had a walk around Adelboden to see what's ...
... Lake Thun. It was such a change from the city life in Florence, calming and quaint. (fun fact: the movie 007 was shot there) I can honestly say this vacation has been my favorite so far, with the locals being friendly and helpful.. and it didn't hurt that there was close to no language barrier. (The majority of the Swiss spoke English and my roommate is fluent in their official language, German.)
We didn't arrive until ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed