TripAdvisor Reviews Gasthaus Kreuz Solothurn
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... old part” of the town, which boasts
cobbled streets, old houses with colorful murals, lots of fountains, statues
and a huge cathedral.
After looking around the old town we set off to the Verena
Schlucht, which is a natural gorge that flows through part of the town. A small
stream flows along the bottom of the gorge and all along the path there ...
... city was founded in the 11th century, the man who founded it loved to hunt so when he went on his first hunt he said he would name the new city after the first animal he killed which was a brown bear, hence the name.
The bear is the symbol of Bern. Ever since founding, the city has kept some bears in the city. They now live in what is called the "bear pit" which is a deep pit in the middle of the city where 4 bears (from Finland actually) live, parents and their 2 ...
... which is absolutely gorgeous, it has a view overlooking the water and mountains and the city. I can't even put into words how beautiful it is. We also lucked out because there is a festival in town with lots of music, food, dancing, and drinks. We had Kebabs for dinner, which I was über excited for and excited for Carolyn to have her first one. I have missed them ever since I came back from France and they ...
... style shirt (Nice to have one shirt)
u-1 long-sleve t-shirt
u-1 raincoat (A cheap poncho would also do)
v-1 hat (a most in the sun)
u-1 first aid kit
u-1 bath stuff (nail clipper is very useful)
n-Ultralight miror (for contact lenses, but finally never used)
v,u-2 super microfiber towels (small 30x10cm and medium ...
... hotel terrace, including my James Bond 007 martini
- Refreshing cold towels brought to our table to keep us cool while having dinner outside
- Getting lost in the Old Casino Building on Sunday night - a "Get Smart" experience where strange automatic doors kept opening to allow us to get further and further into the clearly dark and closed building.
Other places to stay in Solothurn
Schanzlistrasse 5, Solothurn | 4 star hotelfrom $159
Hauptgasse 64, Solothurn | 3 star hotelfrom $175
Niklaus Konrad-Strasse 21 , Solothurn | 3 star hotelfrom $171
Oberer Winkel 2, Solothurn | 3 star hotelfrom $192
Hauptgasse 42, Solothurn | 3 star hotelfrom $220
Wengistrasse 13, Solothurn | Hotelfrom $154
Talstrasse 15, Solothurn | Hotelfrom $138
Hauptgasse 41, Solothurn | 3 star hotelfrom $119