Hotel Adler De La Gare
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... taxi for 20 franc to our hotel which was a 7 minute walk away!! The hotel was in the old part of Lucerne where shopping was plenty. The buildings were amazing with art work painted on it. It had cobble stone streets throughout and little statues and fountains decked the streets. The river which separated the old and new Lucerne were surrounded by pretty buildings with the mountains as their backdrop. We instantly fell in love with the place. We ...
Lucrene, Switzerland 11/25/2011
We booked our itinerary from Lucrene to Interlaken and to then to Jungfraujoch all at once. This passage is known as the Golden Passage, most beautiful scenery rail section in Switzerland or Europe. The fare is not included in the EuroPass, and its around 300 euro. Once we arrived at Lucrene, we checked in at our hotel and began exploring the town. Lucrene is also ...
... of metres high.
We did a push to the top, only maybe a couple of hundred steps but at that altitude it had us both puffing. By the time we got back to the main building we’d earned an ice-cream and we were ready for the cogwheel train journey down.
Four trains come up every 25 mins, offered the ability to go up one side of the mountain and down the other. You can see from the photos just how steep the track is, the first part of the journey ...
... gives you an introduction to this lovely city from a completely different aspect. With its many bays, it offers superb panoramas of the surrounding landscape. The area is rich in historical associations, particularly the William Tell legend.
Details:Drive to Alpine Engelberg to take the Titlis-Rotair, the world's first revolving cable car, up to 10,000 feet where eternal snow resists even the summer sun. A panoramic view ...
... yodel in front of the hundreds of rowdy spectators. The crowd amazingly applauded for the little Australian boy and after the yodeling they lined up dozens of pints of beer in order to have a sculling contest. The Australian boy got to shine again. Beer sculling is like a national inheritance. A random American later said to Loren "Your boy sure can put 'em down!". Joel has never felt more Australian than at that moment. ...
Other places to stay in Brienz
Hauptstrasse 143, Brienz | Hotelfrom $89
Hauptstrasse 11, Brienz | 3 star hotelfrom $168
Lindenhofweg 15, Brienz | 3 star hotelfrom $169
Axalp, Brienz | Hotelfrom $152
Hauptstr. 172, Brienz | Hotelfrom $106
Hauptstr. 110, Brienz | Hotelfrom $232
Talstr. 8, Brienz | Hotelfrom $106
Hauptstr. 120, Brienz | Hotelfrom $230