TripAdvisor Reviews Gasthaus Alpenblick Weissbad
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... motorbike riding.
Gilly's satnav was proving to be very unreliable and we made a decision when we just short of Tuttlingen that when we saw signs for the town of Stockach, we would follow the signs regardless of what the satnav was telling Gilly. So in the middle of Tuttlingen we approached a traffic island and being just behind Gilly and upon seeing the signs for Stockach, I duly followed the signs. However, Gilly didnt and ...
Today we left the buzz of the city and throngs of tourists behind and headed for the hills. Five hours later we settled in a lovely little town high in the alpine with a breathtaking view of the surrounding mountains and valley below. And yes, the water was ...
... Forest cuckoo clocks and carved figures. The rain is now intermittent between heavy and light. We steadily climb for most of the morning reaching a height of just over 3000 feet and into spline meadows. As we drop down towards Lake Constance the rain turns to showers. We parked at Meersbruck an historic village on the north shore of the lake. The village comprises of a higher level where there ...
... On the way we were treated to
cheese and wine.
On arrival we were shown up to our own private dining room
for a very fancy lunch. Corinne’s brother and his wife, Urs and Regula,
serenaded both Corinne and Grandfather, whilst other relatives recited home
written poems about the two of them. All very formal and all very in German. A
three course meal later we all said our good byes and headed on our separate
The first hour of the drive from Lauterbrunen northwest to Austria was very interesting with farms and pretty towns and even a Swiss horn player practising on the roadside on a mountain pass but once we got closer to the big cities of Lucerne and Zurich we stuck to the motorways. There wasn’t much to see other than huge industrial sites and the insides of tunnels. The Swiss sure do tunnels well. We must have done 40 plus in the two days we drove through Switzerland. ...