Travel Blogs from Zürich
Woke up to sun but a much cooler temperature than we have been having...my tootsies were freezing...only problem is that when we left the UK I hadn't thought about coming back at the end of September when it would probably be cooler, and I only took my flip flops!... You still wearing yours chicken? Left this lovely site and set off towards Ottenbach, our second stop in Switzerland. Haven't got to travel too far today. To get ...
... and got a pretty good meal but it still cost what amounted to about $70 for 3 plates of food. Food that was served up from a Bain Marie so was cooked en masse earlier in the day. We got back to the hotel and thought we would have a cup of tea. Would you believe that they don't have tea and coffee in the rooms but "it is always available from reception for 3.50 franks". That's probably about $5-$6. Every other hotel room has had it complimentary. I feel like I am in ...
... can reopen
Aug 29: Kim Jong-Un's ex-girlfriend was among a dozen well-known North Korean performers who were executed by firing squad nine days ago. They had violated domestic laws on pornography by making videos of themselves performing sex acts and then selling
the recordings. Their immediate families were forced to watch and were then sent to prison camps, victims of the regime's assumption of guilt by association.
July 5: Singapore moves ...
Change in plans, again. Venice were fully booked because there's a public holiday in Italy, so I'm taking the train through the Alps. I stop a few hours in Zurich before I continue further north, back to Germany. And then we'll see... It's raining anyway (my first day with rain), so it's actually better to sit on a train than running around in Venice. The alps is ...
... city and greater Zürich area, including out towards their home village of Arni and the Alps way beyond. What a stunningly beautiful place, I guess NZ like, but very much more dramatic as a city/lake/ mountains scape. The decent hike up and down was great exercise after the train, and we had a delightful meal and evening of talking with our young friends, who took us back to our apartment (via the highway to Bern, I think, haha) and got us sorted for activities next day. ...
Other places to stay in Zürich
Oerlikon, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $143
- Don't stay here if you dislike dust and dirt
- Good hotel - hated the bathroom
- Good hotel
Hard, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Too far out....
- The worst Intercontinental in the world
- Take a pass
Unterstrass, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- Very Mediocre
- Wonderful, comfortable stay
- Needs Updating Badly
Thurgauerstrasse 101, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Kreis 11, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Kreis 11, Zürich | 2 star hotelfrom $89
Enge, Zürich | 5 star hotelfrom $581
- Beautiful Hotel
- Excellent staff
- Nice hotel, great location, modern rooms
Unterstrass, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- OK - could try harder
- Got an upgrade
- Sehr gutes Hotel - Empfehlenswert!
Escher Wyss, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $161
Kreis 3, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $186
Seebach, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $140
Rathaus, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $275
- Pros and cons about the Central Plaza
- Great location!
- Small but stylish room
Escher Wyss, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Kreis 7, Zürich | 3 star hotelfrom $254
Kreis 1, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $429
- Great hotel
- The best
- Great time in Zurich
Escher Wyss, Zürich | 2 star hotelfrom $117
Kreis 1, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $211
Kreis 7, Zürich | 5 star hotelfrom $608
City, Zürich | 5 star hotelfrom $698
- Herrliches Hotel in Zürich
- Superb hotel in Zurich
- The best city hotel in Europe
Kreis 1, Zürich | 3 star hotelfrom $227
Sihlfeld, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $108
Gewerbeschule, Zürich | 3 star hotelfrom $177
- A wonderful experience
- Great Hotel & Location Minutes from Railway Station
- Nice on the inside, creepy on the outside
Enge, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $243
City, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $359
Kreis 6, Zürich | 4 star hotelfrom $138
Kreis 6, Zürich | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- A good bargain hotel in Zurich
- Noise unbearable; staff rude
- You could do better...