Hotel Alexander Am See

Seestrasse 182, Thalwil, Zürich, 8800, Switzerland | 3 star hotel
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Beautiful Bellinzona!

A travel blog entry by nicfred


The pictures explain it all! Today we took a day trip down to the south of Switzerland to the beautiful Italian town of Bellinzona. Via train, the travel took about 3 hours each way but was well worth the visit. The town is located right outside of the Italian border and the Italian influence ...

Arrival in Thalwil, Switzerland!

A travel blog entry by nicfred


We made it!! After a 7 hour flight and a loss of 6 hours due to the time change we have established Thalwil, Switzerland as our home base! We were greeted at the airport in Zurich by our coach's friend, Dave, who runs Ruder Club Thalwil, or the Thalwil rowing club. He led the way via train to this cute little town about 15 minutes outside of the city. Thalwil sits on the banks of Lake Zurich and offers stunning views of the Swiss Alps (more pictures from today to come later after I hook ...

Innsbruck to Luzern

A travel blog entry by jayjay51


... that! The maitre d recommended the Old Swiss House, a short walk away.

That was an experience. The house was an old chalet type building which was built in 1858 and has been in the Buholzer family since then. It has stained glass windows, thick oak doors, Sterling silverware and waitresses in dirndls - lovely atmosphere. Slasher had a lobster tagliatelle, while I had Zurich style veal in cream sauce. Well done! The maitre d suggeted a white wine which was extremely delicate. ...

The hills are alive, with Leanne and Sally....aaah

A travel blog entry by sally.kohler1


... flag dancing and many more Swiss traditional forms of entertainment. Along with this we ate cheese fondue, bratwurst, potato rosti, green salad and meringue & icecream. A lovely lunch. Then we climbed aboard our cruiser for a journey around Lake Lucerne. Warm, sunny weather, a glass of wine in hand, mill-pond calm water, amazing views of 10 million Euro homes = perfect afternoon :)

One more night in our lakeside motel with window views from our ...

Locked Up.

A travel blog entry by josurinu


... all the different cultures we met, the Swiss were the most standoffish. We got the stank eye when we tried going to a bar. I can just sense the, "ahhhh ****, tourists," but in Swiss German. But I'll try to reserve my judgment since I dont think I had enough time in Switzerland. Maybe another time. But for now, we saw the Swiss Alps and Lake Lucern. But I was REALLLLLY REALLLLLLLLLLY bummed I didn't get to go shopping. ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Seestrasse 182, Thalwil, is near Lake Leman (Lac Leman), Lake Zurich, Sprungli, and Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten).
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