GD Hotel Bella Tola & St-Luc
Travel Blogs from Saint-Luc
Perfect Weather Spent the morning tramping through the snow covered peaks of the Alps incl a nice picnic and views that take your breath away everywhere you look. We all loved the gentle cows with bells on. Two strolled passed our window this morning while we ate breakfast! We did a children's ...
... So picture yourself at Fat Boys hanging with your family in the back at the big picnic tables and the hostess seats two strangers at the end. With no warning, no discussion, nor permission given, two people have now joined your table. I'll never forget how odd it felt to be seated with strangers. The one thing a kid from the 80's knew was strangers murdered kids like Adam Walsh, strangers are dangerous! However, just like tonight, conversations flow ...
... down hill (my kind of hike!) and lamented returning the sleds we had rented when we realized this was actually a very popular sledding run as discovered by the many sledders we dodged during our walk. The views of the mountainside were beautiful and Caitlin got to have a lengthy conversation with a goat that just wouldn’t have been possible whipping down the trail on sleds.
Finally we took a cable car back (my ...
... Lucerene turned into a frenzied departure of the city, So much for stopping and smelling the roses. The train ride took us through gorgeous country. We have both seen photos of the Swiss countryside, but none did justice to the beauty and lushness of the country. From Interlaken we continued on to Lauterbrunnen where we took the cable to Grutschalp. From there we transferred to a cog wheel train to continue our ascent to Murren at an altitude of 5,400 feet.
... Lauterbrunnen-Murren. (Lauren applied for this apartment and was later accepted by the landlord so this will be her new home in Bern.)
- In Interlaken, we changed trains to get to Lauterbrunnen. In Lauterbrunnen, we took the Gondola to Grutschalp, and then from Grutschalp, we took another short train ride to Murren.
- Our hotel was across the street from the train station. Upon check-in, we received a free room upgrade ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool