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Travel Blogs from Chateau-d'oex
after a mighty long day I was near the town of Montreul on Lake Genèva and
thought it was time to find a hotel for the night. On top of that my little
Honda was also getting rather low on fuel and so a petrol station was needed.
pulled up at a number of stations but found they were all those pain in the
neck self service card machines and so I simply continued until I finally found
one with a pay at counter service which is much easier. ...
... have made to the cheese cellar in L'etivaz.
The walk was different than the day prior with little elevation gain and most of the time spent in the forest. Midway through we were up above a noisy road before we dipped down and across the road and into a valley where we followed along a small creek to L'etivaz. Many of the same bright and fragrant flowers grew in the ...
... Unlike the many chateaux and palaces we visited in France, Germany, and Russia, both of these Swiss castles were built to militarily dominate a strategic geographic region and defend against a siege. They're the kind of castle you see in movies and dream about as a kid - with moats, drawbridges, battlements, and ramparts. The Gruyères castle, one of the most prestigious in Switzerland, stands in the midst of the Fribourg pre-Alpine foothills and ...
... The first chocolate factory was Cailler (now owned by Nestlé), who claim to have invented using condensed milk in chocolate making and combining hazelnuts with chocolate. The factory is situated about an hour's train ride away from Lausanne in a charming little village named Broc - the countryside here is what made me really want to live somewhere up the Swiss mountains. As we stepped off the train in Broc, our noses were immediately assaulted with the smell ...
... recommend this trip to anyone who is in Switzerland, it is well worth the effort. The glacial ice caves are something to be amazed by but this just may be the engineering geologist in me talking, ahem.
Looking back on Switzerland I'm probably going to remember it most for the partying. Over the two days spent in Lauterbrunnen we apparently managed to get a few serious calls ...
Other places to stay in Chateau-d'oex
Rue Centrale, Chateau-d'oex | Hotelfrom $159
Les Monnaires 46, Chateau-d'oex | Hotelfrom $132
Le Petit Pru, Chateau-d'oex | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Grand Rue 4, Chateau-d'oex | Hotelfrom $139
L'Etivaz, Chateau-d'oex | Hotelfrom $43
La Frasse, Chateau-d'oex | Hotelfrom $157
Chateau-d'oex | Hotelfrom $139