GD Hotel Bella Tola & St-Luc
Travel Blogs from Saint-Luc
... the valley. We watched 2 more jumpers land right after him -crazy! It rained in the afternoon, so we went back to Murren to hang out. We ordered an appetizer plate of cheese and meat and opened the bottle of white wine that we brought from Italy. We are really going to miss this ...
Before we say goodbye to the snowy Alps, we have one more full day of fun, 007 style. We slept in and had a quick breakfast at our hotel and returned our sleds before heading out for the Schilthorn. One funicular and two cable car rides later, we were at the peak of one of the Alps major mountains. This mountain top and its restaurant were the setting of On Her Majesty's Secret Service (not the greatest of Bond films, but Lazenby ...
... which meant we had to go inside the mountain. A funicular took us about halfway up, and then we walked up stairs to see the various sections of the falls. The shapes the water has carved out of the rock, the colors of the rock strata, the roar and the power of the water … ah, nature! I took probably 40 photos, none of which will really show what the falls are like. Just the fact that we were inside a mountain was pretty fantastic to me.
After that, we ...
... it was very refreshing. The men's changing area is basically in plain view of any passersby so that was interesting.
- Lauren and I met up around 3PM at the outside garden cafe of the Casino. It's a very nice, shady terrace overlooking the Aare and surrounding hillsides. After a brief rendezvous, we headed to the train station to buy tickets.
- We met up again for a 5:30PM apartment showing. I took a taxi from the ...
We hopped off the lift back in Mürren. As we walked through the hall of the gondola station, I noticed they had 007 logos painted on the wall. That's because the James Bond movie, On Her Majesty's Secret Service, was filmed up on the Schilthorn, just up the mountain from Mürren.
We then walked around Mürren for a place to eat. We ate at ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet