Hotel Balm Meggen
Travel Blogs from Meggen
... just as it passed.
Sawdust. Tiny particles. Larger particles. And in the drizzle. On us. Thanks.
Stayed for 1 hour watching and it seemed there were still tons of entries to come.
We left to find food and headed back to the Hotel Zum Rebstock.
They had a special limited Fasnacht menu today so no curry chicken salad.
We also realized just how very cold and chilled we had become being ...
... brown Santa who is santas side kick! His name is schmulzli. He dresses very similar to Santa but wears white and brown and holds a small broom made of branches and if a child is naughty through the year they get a smack on the bottom! We were so excited! We learnt all about the Swiss Christmas traditions only last night! After finding Santa clause and looking at all the cool buildings we were off to find somewhere to eat dinner. it was getting cold and ...
... till he faced the prices. Hoping for a quiet night we headed down the road and found a Burger King... well why not for one night? Because a standard burger was the equivalent of $14.95!!!! We walked out and actually found some salad bowls at the servo....
We were blessed the next day for our major day in Switzerland for the weather to be sunny and ...
Landed in Zurich at 2:10pm, 9 degrees C and am so flipping excited. Switzerland is a postcard, everything is so picturesque and jaw-droppingly beautiful- the green hills and forests especially so after Doha. Breaking through the clouds all the farmed land bellow and little villages and towns painted the prettiest picture: fields of different colours bordered by avenues of trees and little square houses and wooden barns scattered everywhere with mist sweeping the hills. Amazing. ...
... yes, I'm nuts). Worst of all my mom asked me why I took the suitcase I did....which weighs a wopping 13lbs! I wish my mum asked me this before I left.
Hibo and Till treated me well on route to the airport, took the 30min tram and train ride with me. As well as pulled my very heavy suitcases along with me.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking