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As it is rainy and cloudy today, we spent most of the day at the hotel, we did some much needed washing, (also Kaian is a bit sick so it was good to have a rest). Hopefully the weather is better tomorrow and then we can go up to the Jungfrau and to the ice palace! Here are a few photos I took yesterday when we arrived. Oh yeah, we had a lovely meal …
... salad bought at Coop in front of the station) on a bench with the magnificent view of snow mountains and glittering lake. Still a little cold, but with sunshine, pleasant. Lots of high schoolers in costume, so funny. There are more pedestrians here than in Geneva! What's going on? Small town with more tourists?!
The reason why we stopped by Montreux is of course to visit Chateau de Chillon, one of the oldest castle in SW. With SW ...
... was struggling to understand my Scottish accent and so rather than make a fool of herself she simply opened the gate and let me out.
A short walk along the road and I was in London St Pancras station where i was to meet the rest of the group and also board our hi speed Eurostar train to Paris.
Trying to locate the so called tour guide was a nightmare but I finally found her. After that it was through security a quick coffee and onto the train.
The train raced along ...
... more stunning" and after seeing it today I'd have to agree.
The fact it is so popular with tourists has been a good reason for me not to venture there previously, but I'm so glad I did at last.
Schynige Platte is not that far from Wengen as the crow flies but getting there like anywhere else in the Swiss Alps involves various modes of transport. Firstly ...
... the lake at the top called Oeschinensee, got some water from a waterfall that was comming from high up off the mountain, tasted pretty good! Writing this on the train back into Spiez, knackered! Maybe kayaking on the lake and a ferry trip to Brienz tomorrow, then ill be making my way up to Gimmelwald to stay in a mountain hostel high up in the sky ...