Travel Blogs from Aarau
... the train and asked everyone to show their tickets. They boarded like normal people and then spoke in authoritative voice and the everyone started getting into their bags. Getting the yearly passes out and we had our tickets. They showed their badges to us and then really took a close look at everyone ticket/pass. Kate said she lived in Zürich for three years and only has happened three times for her. We were lucky to have experienced ...
... and sliding along the ice floor. By the time we could no longer feel any part of our feet, we exited and went out to the “Plateau”. This area outside, atop the ice, has the best views of the neighboring mountainside and valleys below. The sun had come out and made the day quite beautiful. We snapped away some more while trying to keep our balance on the slippery, icy surface. There were a couple people who had brought their dogs up; it was ...
... Chapel Bridge and through the old town.
I went and had a look around the watch shops, although most of the ones I liked, I definitely couldn't afford, most being around the $5 - $10,000 mark!
We had dinner in an Italian restaurant on the river bank. The food was nice, but definitely not exceptional. The waiter however was very entertaining and the place was packed. There are so ...
... and hikers etc to get off so it took around an hour. Once we got about half way up, the skies started clearing and the sun came out.
It was like a different place altogether on top of Mt Rigi - no clouds in site (well except for the ones floating half way up the mountain) and it was blue sky everywhere. It was funnily enough rather warm up there. It was sooo nice to feel the warmth of the sun again. The views at the top ...
... have to apply for an application number from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Once you receive that number, then you can apply directly to the Iranian Embassy to receive the visa, which takes about one week to process. So, after this tour is over, I’m heading to Berlin to stay with my friends Silja and David for a little over one week. While I’m there, I’ll be submitting my application at the embassy in Berlin. I’ve ...
Other places to stay in Aarau
Muhenstrasse 58, Aarau | 3 star hotelfrom $151
Bahnhofplatz 2, Aarau | 3 star hotelfrom $155
Bernstrasse West 56, Aarau | 3 star hotelfrom $178
Hauptstrasse 68, Aarau | 3 star hotelfrom $137
Schachenallee 39, Aarau | Hotelfrom $188