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We woke up to rain so decided to laze in the hotel until check out.
We skipped breakfast and walked our luggage back to the train station and returned to Bern.
Once there we bought an Old Town guide (11CHF). Toured the town, walked up to see the Rose Garten and the scenery of the whole town from the hill.
The walking up …
Instead of continuing to Beil, we decided to stay in Bern at the Hotel Astoria for 160 Swiss Francs for the day because there's lots to see there. Every town has there own "Olde Towne" to walk thru plus other things.
We didn't have supper, just a banana, nuts, bun & cheese that I saved from our breakfast.
... bike around the town. Sadly the parliament was closed to visitors due to important meetings. We made it to the Rose garden where here you can take in an amazing view of the city. Bern melts your heart with its cuteness. It was a bit chiller this day and the river was running much faster so we opted to not swim in it. But it has a beautiful blue that contrasted nicely with the brown of the buildings. After returning our bikes we had ...
... generation or two. Oh, the Swiss are just perfect at everything! Spending time with Susan and her boyfriend Roland, we learnt they live a few houses from Roland's family farm and only a few kilometres from Susan's family farm. They enjoy playing the euphonium and accordion, playing a Swiss hurling sport, indoor volleyball and spending time with family and friends. They know their neighbours and their neighbours know them. In fact, everybody knows everybody and ...
... but we have had better during our travels. We also shared a caramel latte, made Viennese style where they layer the different parts of the drink (caramel syrup, coffee and frothed milk) which was delicious! We continued walking through Interlaken before we had to head back to the train station and catch the train back to Murten - another three trains: Interlaken - Bern, Bern to Kerzers, Kerzers to Murten. Quite a long trip but easy enough, especially as we had just done it ...