Travel Blogs from Grindelwald
... deeper than yesterday and just glistening in the sunlight, the mountains around us were extraordinary and the view just kept changing each time you looked up and around you. We had mountains in a 360 degree view around us. The walk was meant to be 50mins but it took us a while longer as we all needed to remove our many layers as it was so surprisingly warm as well as try to encourage the boys to walk rather than keep falling gin the snow!
This time we were not alone and ...
... in leisurely fashion, the sun was shining and we were at peace with the world and....with each other! We moved in and out of tunnels for much of the way as we headed towards Interlaken and one of my favourite parts of Switzerland, the Jungfraujoch region, in the Bernese Oberland.
... learning how to make paper from scratch, delicious home cooked meals and of course spending time with mom before she left! My time in Basel has been so relaxing and fulfilling - I feel really blessed to have spent the last week on a comfortable bed with laundry facilities! Thank you so much Deb and Stan. While I still fly out of Basel on Sunday morning (I.e. my visit isn't quite over), I took an overnight trip to Grindelwald to hike some ...
A week off in February, and "Tourism Switzerland" was on the agenda! A friend from Canada was coming for the week, and so it was early to rise (5am) on Saturday to make my way to the airport in Zurich for the pickup. Although the week was grey, luckily the grey skies were speckled with beautiful lightly falling snow -everyday-!. I had initially thought that the snow here was much prettier than the Canadian snow, and so when Sylvie said this as well, I was glad that ...
... paraglided here in the Alps. He had a Go video camera in addition to his regular one. He said he loves it and got to film their whole experience. Maybe Australians are crazier than us. We get off at Alpiglen for a very short walk to our guesthouse. It is beautiful here right below the North wall of the Eiger and looking down into the valley at Grindlewald and up across the same valley to the Wetterhorn. Just phenomenal. After we shower, we go outside ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility