Travel Blogs from Lenk-Simmental
... we went out to look around town. The skies are so clear you can see paragliders soaring in the sky. Every time I look up I see at least 4 or 5 of them heading down the mountains. After wandering around we decided to get some dinner and head back to our apartment for the night. We have a busy day tomorrow so we need to get up early for the fun. So far Switzerland is great. ...
... of a cliff with a 300m drop below. Edy was already on his merry way with Francoise following. Liz was just behind me, and I stopped dead, my legs already wobbly; I thought to myself: “ Eric...time to stop and consider this one...."
I came to the conclusion that there was a 20% chance of falling off the cliff , so Liz and I stayed put. A minute later Francoise was back, obviously a bit nervous about this walk followed shortly by ...
... Given it was a misty kind of day we didn’t go right up, but even a couple of stops was well worth it. At the last stop we walked through a very gorgeous little village with so much snow everywhere that we only thought it was appropriate to have a hot chocolate and watch the snow fall from inside a cute café. The way back was a fun tram ride & gondola with a quick stop at Coop to pick up some suppliers for the evening. ...
... because of my Eurail pass, when the girl on the front desk checked the camera on the top of the Jungfrau the next morning, it was a total pea souper!. The next stage down at Sheidigg wasn't too bad so I decided to take the chance and go. The trip up is a circuit - you go up one way and come down another and you can hope on and off at the little villages and stations as you go. The trains come through on the hour.
The trip up once you left the valley floor is exactly what you ...
... from New Hampshire. The second 9km went by much faster with good conversation, great views and great company. We arrived at Schynige Platte in time to catch one of the last trains back down the mountain Wilderswil . It’s on the train that we discovered the Swiss Senior Citizen passion for protecting their reserved seating/wagon as Jane got showed out of the car by an 80 year old grandma wielding walking sticks and yelling “NEIN!!!!”, seriously? I ...
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