TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Burgener Saas-Fee
Travel Blogs from Saas-Fee
... beautiful and the hotel top class. We left there for hour or so drive to Lake Lugurno and the city of Lugurno in Switzerland. Lots of expensive shops. Then from there to a cable car ride to mountain top. Fun watched the people ride their bicycles down and do the paragliding off the ...
... day. The road through Switzerland was excellent even though the grade was as much as 19% at times. However as soon as we passed the border into Italy the road quality noticeably deteriorated to one and a half lane rough roads with no line markings, but at least there were guard rails. We strangely passed back into Switzerland again this time exhibiting a well maintained yet very narrow winding road with a deep valley ravine through to Locarno. We then entered ...
... is our Tour Guide. Within seconds of boarding, the
doors shut and we were on our way. Of course the rest of the gang start taking
the micky out of me with such comments "oh yes, there is always one who is
After yet another great experience its back down the mountain and I am
tempted to get off at Eigergletscher station and walk down the ridge road to
Kleine Scheidegg but as we arrive there I decide to give it a miss and so stay
on the train. ...
... It was like stepping back in time except for the improvement to the road plus a couple of extra short tunnels.
As we passed through the little villages and hamlets, some looked just as they had all those years ago; others were a little larger with the newer chalets mingled amongst the older ones. Each little hamlet had its own church, nearly all the houses had window boxes adorned with overflowing colours of pink and red, there were ...
... friendly, young professional girls, graduated out of college. I ended up being in the girls dorm. I cooked my food & slept most of the time. I slept even during the day. I really spent my sabbath resting & reading.
People I've met so far:
1. Charlotte - Soraya & Santiago. They are Colombian vacationing in America. We had an amazing Spanish conversation using my Spanish app.
2. Dublin- Esther & her husband. Great airplane seat mate