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Travel Blogs from Biel
... which is a large rock on top of a hill with good views. Afterwards we ate lunch at the local restaurant in the village. As it was two days before Swiss National Day flags were out everywhere and preparations were in full swing. From Guggisberg we drove on to Thun to have a look at the old town there before returning to Biel. Wednesday morning we drove to Zurich where my nephew Maxime was our tour guide for the day. He showed us ...
... next to me and we started chatting. This led to her being like an angel and offering me a place to stay with her friends.
We had such a great night having a few beers in Bern and for me the pleasure of meeting great and open people.
The next morning I left for Basel and the story was quite different, I couldn't wait to leave.
... think of the Queen Amidala’s Palace in Naboo. For those of you non-nerd readers think lots of Greco-Roman Columns, a curved green roof and a lot of white stone. A golden Swiss Cross perches atop the building, and the main dome is decorated by the coat of arms of each of Switzerland’s Cantons. I easily recognized the bear of Bern and the eagle of Geneva amongst the others. While I find the Swiss flag a bit plain the canton flags are extremely exciting. Many of ...
>Don't realy too much on travel guides (eg. Lonely planet) : The guides often are older (they must be) and in many countries inflation rates can be very high (eg. Argentina more than 30% / year). Also, by being advertised/reommended in a travel guide a place gets easily overun.
>Eat streetfood instead of restaurants : it is often very cheap and very tasty ...
... to Geneve, the sea side view is awesome as the rain has stopped and everything seems more clear now. We took the ferry back to Lausanne after that and bought a bottle of white wine for the host. In the end we did not go to Geneva, feeling kind of sick after walking in the rain.
13 of May! Time to wake up and pack our stuff to get to next destination which is Berne! We have reserved our golden train pass for panoramic view while taking the train. We tried to change ...
Other places to stay in Biel
40 Neumarktstrasse, Biel | 4 star hotelfrom $139
Rue de la Gare 14, Biel | 3 star hotelfrom $200
Aarbergstrasse 29, Biel | 2 star hotelfrom $131
General Dufourstrasse 110, Biel | 3 star hotelfrom $139
General Dufourstrasse 31, Biel | 1 star hotelfrom $166