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Our morning hike featured encounters with cows & their beautiful bells. They were very curious about our group crossing their pasture, a little too much so! Pablo was the cow whisperer - and it seemed they were intent on following him! I hope you can view & hear the video. In the afternoon the kids went kayaking. Evening was reserved for a final kids vs adults charades, a great slide show of the week's events, and our final dinner together. M ...
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Our hotel was also the nicest we will (assumedly) stay in for the trip- the
Radisson Blu Luzern. A four star hotel, this was only around the corner from
the train station and right on the lake. Surprisingly, it was much cheaper than
many of the other hotels in the area, because I booked so far in advance (and
was cheaper than many of the chain hotels we are staying in at other places).
... t fly off the course into the woods! I have an awesome video of me screaming down the slide and then a nice narration while I get pulled back to the top! I went on the longest toboggan slide in Swiss and went 35km on the little thing! It was well worth the money because 1) it was so much fun 2) the view of Luzern and the Alps as i sped down the mountain. After my speedy adventure, I decided it was time to venture to the top. I tied my shoes, drank water, and walked...into ...
... we caught the bus up to the Mt. Pilatus ground station. We then took a 4 seater gondola up to the third station which then took us on a big gondola to the top of Mt. Pilatus. The cog wheel train does not run during the winter season so we didn't go up on it. It was a bit scary going up although the view was spectacular. Up on the mountain we had lunch and sat on the deck chairs in the sun which was lovely and very warm. We also watched people paraglide ...
... water, 3 of your best friends and a ice cold bottle of champagne.. Oh yeah and the Swiss alps in the background! Well that basically was my day! Not to brag or anything!! -- pictures to come We then walked around a bit after having to return our boat! We found a great little dock and relaxed on it! Then grabbed some delicious gelato and headed back to the hostel! We are now here about to cook up a yummy dinner and then head out for a night on the ...