Travel Blogs from Arosa
... a couple in a van that looked as if they were going to stop there, they must be crazy. We snaked our way down, passing people out skiing, sledging and using a large kite to pull them on a ski board, we don't know the correct name for this activity! The parking place we had chosen was in a small forested area, there was just a small amount of snow on the ground and it was a few degrees warmer than at the pass. After tea we made plans for ...
Yesterday we woke up really early to catch the train to our next family member. Luckily the train station was just up the road so it meant that we were able to leave 15 minutes before it arrived. The train we caught was a scenic train which took us all through the mountains and as high as 2,500 meters above sea level. The views were so incredible! We stopped at Pontresina to change trains and luckily it started snowing just as we got on our next train. At the next stop ...
... some food. I sat out front and ate.
- The cleaning lady kicked me out of my dorm at
9am. I'm pretty sure that checkout was later than that. She didn't speak
English though and I was up anyway so I decided to get going.
was raining outside so I caught the bus this time to the train station.
I ended up at the Schaffhausen train station instead of the Neuhausen
one but it didn't really make any difference ...
... head past the last village, following a quiet footpath up the valley as it gets narrower and steeper as daylight fades. There's one last town up ahead before the pass and I can see its lights not too far ahead. I figure I could try camping out, and if it gets colder that I can handle, I still have the option of hiking up to that town and checking into a ...