Travel Blogs from Stein am Rhein
... Switzerland's Currency and as well as its army, But has its own Flag. It is also home to the richest family in the world.
The trip home was uneventful and I didn’t get motion sickness I’m pleased to say. Actually I took more travel sickness drugs that also made me a bit spaced out. Tonight we have to pack for another flight to Copenhagen in Denmark, thankfully this flight is less than two hours.
... in any city anywhere. However, from the window of our train I can still see the odd quaint village nestled into a rather flattish landscape - that is a very brief glimpse as we flash by at about 290km/h! Now we have arrived and spent the afternoon in Zurich. We found our hotel very easily as I t is just beside the train station. Andrew has done some googling and this train station has 350,000 people pass through it each DAY! However it did not seem that big to us but I ...
... thoroughly counseling patients much like we do in the U.S. Also, the pharmacists were all multilingual to keep up with the 4 spoken languages of Switzerland and many more to accommodate the tourists. One of the huge differences the pharmacist spoke of was the difference in insurance between here and the U.S. In switzerland, insurance claims are submitted by the patient directly to their insurer so the pharmacy rarely deals with insurance cards ...
... city, VERY SLOW. COmbine this with some roadworks (3 lanes down to 2) as well as a tail ender accident, and that is why it took us almost as long to get out of Zurich as it did to get from the plane to the car. Quite nerve racking.
I eventually settled in to a rhythm and we made our way slowly (by Swiss standards), in the right hand lane, to Bregenze in Austria. The border was a big let down, just drive through!
... lake is a beautiful turquoise.
We rode up the main shopping street where you can continue looking for the lost expensive watch on window display and only dream of spending ridiculous amounts of money on the latest fashion.
The lakeside is the happening place to chill out, eat and even swim.
We stopped for a delectable Movenpick ice cream moment before returning the bikes and saying farewell to Jenny and the others.
We boarded the short ...
Other places to stay in Stein am Rhein
Oehningerstrasse 2, Stein am Rhein | 3 star hotelfrom $259
Fortenbach 239, Stein am Rhein | 3 star hotelfrom $148
Rathausplatz 15, Stein am Rhein | Hotelfrom $208
Rhygasse 8, Stein am Rhein | Hotelfrom $192
Charregass 5, Stein am Rhein | Hotelfrom $96