Travel Blogs from Riederalp
... the beautiful lush valley, but waterfalls, forests and the beautiful Swiss alps, kissed with snow just on the top. This priceless experience will cost you 150 CHF but despite this small cost, the experience, memoires and view of the country is what I believe to be priceless.
Gasping, "Oh my god", Perfect pastures, Beautiful mountains and indescribable splendor is what you should expect in Switzerland.. and after ...
... where the views of Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau are some of the best in the region. We were lucky to have clear weather at the top and enjoyed a 1 1/2 hour hike taking in the beautiful scenery.
That afternoon we headed to Lucerne, taking the boat from Interlarken to Brienz on the lake, and then the train to Lucerne. If you have travelled to Switzerland you will know how incredible the transport is, from train to boat to train, seamless and to the minute!
... train to Spiez with time to spare. Our connection to Interlaken was only a 10 minute wait, so we got there at 2:30 and had time to explore. We checked into Hotel Aarburg and then walked around Interlaken. We had a beer on the balcony of the Metropole Hotel, strolled along the river, and ate a picnic dinner in the park. Our hotel was fine, but we had our windows open and could here the cars going by on the street below and the church bells ringing every ...
So between my study abroad in Freiburg and Budapest I decided that Chloe should fly out and we should go to the alps. The alps are awesome - if you can see them. We were there for 3 days and the first two were extremely rainy and cloudy, but luckily we found a few valleys where you could see nearly everything. Some of the highlights were a waterfall that flows through a mountain, snow at the ...
... and land in the park in the
center of town. We find our recommended
hostel and they have a room with 4 beds, no reservations, for about $100, free
breakfast, and the place is supercool.
They have a hammock room which we like a lot, kitchen, restaurant, night
club (underground so no big noise problem, outdoor beer garden with huge 10ft x
10ft chess board. After dinner of cheese
pizza from supermarket with tomatoes added, cooked ...