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One morning we walked over to the cable car to ride up to the Shilthorn -- the peak featured in James Bond: On her Majesty's Secret Service. It felt like the top of Europe, especially on a lucky clear day. The revolving restaurant and its Bond museum was a highlight. (Note goofy photos.)
We left Murren in a whiteout snowstorm, the beginning of what was a HUGE storm in Europe during New Year's week. From a ...
... the river. It was a really nice re-connection for JD - and after lunch we visited Glenda's favourite chocolate shop - Max Chocolatier, (a big call in a city full of sweet temptations) - and came away with a bag of provisions, just in case of emergencies! (We've scored what we've eaten so far 10/10!)
Thursday promised mainly sunny skies, so we once again headed out for another walk. We took the cog-railway from our little village of Lauterbrunnen to ...
... the rain kindly ceased for our arrival meaning putting up the tent was an easy task. We were surrounded by more tree covered peaks and the largest waterfall we'd seen so far this trip was spilling over the mountainside behind us. We decided to have dinner at the campsite's restaurant, which was like a typical Swiss chalet with typical wooden chalet furniture and some bar tables made out of tree stumps. Despite it being a little chilly, we chose to sit outside, as the area was covered ...
... br> 9/13
SIGHTSEEING OTHER SIDE OF THE VALLEY
Perfect sunny day; can see all the mountaintops. Wouldn't you know Lois' cold has drained her energy; no long walks today.
WENGEN: very touristy (train from Lauterbrunnen to Wengen)
... higher altitude at about 8400ft. Living at sea level most of my life makes me most at home on a beach. Accordingly I was a little anxious at being up on a round platform atop a pointy mountain in the thin mountain air. Fortunately I have a very patient and encouraging husband who has me exploring all sorts of places above ground to under water, so safely attached to his big hand we climbed a couple of levels to the platform.
On the way up in the cable cars ...