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Travel Blogs from Biel
... really soon after I sat on the bike. Despite daylight should have been still "on", the dark clouds turned the day into night. That's not what you want, the fact I did not have light, made me a bit nervous. Arriving back in Bern, wet as wet can be, I stomped my shoes with newspaper to dry, took a shower and as mentioned, woke up when the "Skype " rang.
Now, I am back from shopping: A good raincoat, obviously I can't ...
... answer is no and the kind receptionist tells me all the hotels are fully booked as tomorrow is a massive festival in the city.
Over the road I go to another hotel and they tell me the same answer but lucky for me the kind lady knows where there are rooms available and so gives them a call.
Soon it’s back down the hill and over the bridge once again and right down almost to the water’s edge to the little hotel at the bottom.
Of course as per ...
... celebrations and they perform ringing cow bells. We had fun with the Swiss horn and once again we had a great night enjoying their company. The language barrier is quickly broken down by good humour and laughter and farmers from opposite ends of the earth we able to meet. Alas, it was time to say goodbye and sadly, we had to leave, but hoping it won’t be too long before we see each other again – either in Fahni or Mackay!!! ...
... in a Glacier Museum, and had a beer beside the oldest bridge in Europe - Kapellbruke Bridge. It was one of the best days of the visit.
Well fed, and rested we are now prepared for the last parts of our journey in Paris and London - due to a few Eurail complications we were unable to make it to Barcelona, but this just meant we were able to spend more time with the Family and in lovely Paris.
... half of the market featured durable goods like clothes, CD’s and crafts while the other half feature more transitory products like fruits, vegetables, bread and a huge selection of cheese. The market ended outside of the Bundeshaus – the parliament building of Switzerland. As the capitol of Switzerland, Bern is home to the Bundeshaus, a massive neoclassical structure that evokes the grandeur of the ancient world. If you are a Star Wars fan and trying to ...
Other places to stay in Biel
40 Neumarktstrasse, Biel | 4 star hotelfrom $139
Rue de la Gare 14, Biel | 3 star hotelfrom $200
Aarbergstrasse 29, Biel | 2 star hotelfrom $131
General Dufourstrasse 110, Biel | 3 star hotelfrom $139
General Dufourstrasse 31, Biel | 1 star hotelfrom $166