Travel Blogs from Zürich
... now' they were closing for lunch. We took the passports etc. to the reception a little later to be met by a very fierce lady who would not accept our identity cards (every other site we have been to has without any problem - there's always one!) She then explained where the toilets/showers were...not sure what she thought we'd been doing for the past three hours! Then she insisted that we had to have a very small rubbish bag ...
... House’s 2013 Freedom of the World Report, North Korea is
ranked among the very least free countries in the entire world. Over the past half-decade, the country has detained a handful of foreigners, and it continues to brazenly and publicly threaten and provoke its adversaries.
The take: The political climate and flavor-of-the-month regime rhetoric has very little affect on tourism. No detainees have been first-time tourists with legal visas, and ...
... off the highway and traveled around and down a road we thought would lead us to the town we saw off the highway. Well we ended up at the bottom of a hill and a dead end. No problem there was a restaurant there and we ate lunch and sat by a wonderful view on the banks of a lake. What a great day traveling to Zurich and exploring more of ...
... Kaspar Diggelmann died in Mannedorf in 1897.
We returned to our hotel in Zurich for a short while. The weather brightened a little later in the afternoon and we walked to the Kunsthaus Zurich Art Museum where we spent a couple of hours checking out their large international collection. They have prominent works by Picasso, Monet and Chagall to name a ...
... brick, cold meat, unusual juices, biscuits and sweet pastries is not my idea of breakfast. The only hot food is a bunch of hard boiled eggs. Few if any hotel has a toaster as toast is not really on their breakfast menu. So at the risk of throwing a hard boiled egg at the waiter (who doesn't know how to poach an egg) I go back to the room leaving Michelle to enjoy her breakfast. Her flexibility with food and enjoyment in savoring ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed