Sheraton Zurich Neues Schloss Hotel
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We arrived in Zurich yesterday from Paris via a 3 1/2 hour high speed train ride. Sure beats flying when it comes to comfort; I think I will enjoy getting around Europe on the train. We spent the afternoon walking around old town and then took a short cruise on Lake Zurich. Zurich was where Donna's ancestor Hans Herr (who emigrated to Lancaster) …
... loads of wasps around and somehow I managed to get one in my mouth whilst drinking my wine...fortunately for me it had already drowned!!! So out it came without me being stung...! phew.. The people next to us were having drinks with a few friends, and they started to try and talk to us about Prince Charles & Camilla of all things...apparently they weren't too keen on either of them but they thought William & Kate were ...
... in a picturesque landscape. There's the obligatory town clocktower, remains of a thousand year-old century castle perched on a hill, and a river of cobalt blue running beside the town.
Zurich is more impressive, though. Lake Zurich is the focal point of the city, and its breathtaking. Cobalt blue (I really need to think of a new shade of blue) waters, ...
... and watched three back to back episodes of Game of Thrones. After this time the airport had closed and I could scope out a good bed for the night. I wasn't too keen on the idea of sleeping on the hard steel chairs like others were. But I eventually found a cafe which was closed up but had a soft bench seat just outside of it. Perfect! I locked my bags up and crashed just before 1am. At about 3.00am I got woken up by a cleaner who told me ...
... huge crowd, we stared at the Bök ( the snowman ) and realised it was gonna be a stupid summer ( this year it took 35min - last year only 12). The explosion was follwed by an impromptu dance session with a drum band. Next, friendly strangers let us use their hot coals and we made würstchen by the lake. All in all, Raph and I have fallen in love with this city ( just not its prices ), which is probably due to our epic host Niko and all the other Zurichens we met. Thank you! - ...
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