Travel Blogs from Biel
... all over town starting with the old town and it's quaint narrow streets with cobble stones, the exclusive boutique shops the bars and restaurants. The Gross Muenster (12th century cathedral) also is important both historical and architectural with it's two towers. Ulrich Zwingli led an important sect of the Reformation from here in the 1500s. From there we continued along the Limmat river with it's blue-green water and views of ...
... a merely swimming suit, packing their clothes in dry packs, and throwing themselves into the current of the river, sadly we didn't have our dry packs with us. We finished by going to Altes Tramdepot to eat Rosti, incredibly delicious, Bruno's even had apple sauce. Once we were almost done, and when the restaurant sat another couple beside us, we left, back to the train station. Next destination ...
... money or just the simple fact that everything in Bern was so expensive (probably both), we decided to go buy some supermarket food. Instant carbonara and mee goreng from a packet…mmmm
Next day was much better, weather was still kinda dull and to make matters worse it had rained so our nice little snow cover had turned to slushy =(. BUT we headed off to the Swiss History Museum to check out the Einstein exhibit…on my ...
... to practice in German and Swiss-German. All of this for free! If it weren't for Lucas, we would not have visited Interlaken or Grindelwald.
Quick frustration. I like water. But I don't think anyone in Europe likes it. I have yet to have a glass of ice water. They don't serve it! If you ask for water they give you a cold bottled water no less than 2 Euro. I want a glass and I want ice... But no dice.
Hiking in Interlaken ...
... one of my very early blog entries from Maroco, eight months ago, where I wrote: "What is the goal (to be here in Maroco) you may ask? And I will tell you that I sat at home in my apartment the other night, thinking the same thing and wondering. However, whenever I sit with this question long enough, I emerge without an answer, but with a deep sense that it is simply right for me to be here. And then I try to stop asking questions and accept." I hope and I believe that ...
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