Travel Blogs from Adelboden
... our lunch took far too long. We ate at a café and our waiter forgot to put in our order. So our quick lunch took 1 1/2 hours. We didn't get a chance to explore the town. You would be proud of your daughters. They all tried escargot - and liked it. The girls dashed into a chocolate shop and Michal and Becky dashed into ...
... car decent into the Lauterbrunnen valley to Stechleberg. Our walk from there would take us through the valley full of flower meadows, woodland areas, alpine fed river and many waterfalls - up to 72 in full flow.
We learnt that JR Tolkein hiked this valley from Interlaken upwards in 1911 when he was a young adult. Many believe it is his inspiration for Rivendell in his Hobbit and Lord of the Rings for a number of reasons even though it is not confirmed from ...
... so I had to ask a kind gentleman who was also waiting for the machine!!
With local currency in hand it’s back out to my bike. It was now only 4pm, the weather was great and so I decided rather than stop off in Bern I would head another 65km or so to the wonderful town of Interlaken and stop there for the night.
The road to Interlaken was just amazing, it wound its way around the edge of lakes and was surrounded by mountains much of the way. I stopped ...
... shops, lots of snow gear shops, restaurants and a Co-op. The Co-op was shut along with some of the shops with it being Easter Monday. Had tea at the Baren hotel and restaurant. John had rosti with sausage and leek and I had a rosti pizza with veg and ...
... night so we wanted to get well rested for our morning of adrenaline rush! Meredith and I had a reservation for canyon jumping while some of the others chose the calmer, more scenic route of paragliding. The sun was shining and it could not have been a more perfect day for the outdoor events! It was a 45 minute drive out of the town to the glacial canyons where we were going to free fall 280 ft through the Swiss Alps. On the ...
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