Travel Blogs from Vitznau
... now' they were closing for lunch. We took the passports etc. to the reception a little later to be met by a very fierce lady who would not accept our identity cards (every other site we have been to has without any problem - there's always one!) She then explained where the toilets/showers were...not sure what she thought we'd been doing for the past three hours! Then she insisted that we had to have a very small rubbish bag ...
Another great day being a couple of observers in the European world. We left Lucerne on the 0812 steam paddle wheeler for a short ride to the village of Weggis. A fairly steep 15 minute walk which had us sweating, landed us at the base of the Rigi Bahn Cable car. Our first cable car which is like a oversized gondola and stands around 40-50 people. It is also a much steeper ride up then a ski lift would be and sways eerily when you pass one of the massive poles ...
... find the TGV. This is not ideal as we now have two cases. So after B’fast, we headed the 5 minutes to the trains station, of which have become very familiar, to book our tickets and to purchase tickets for today’s venture, which is Mt Pilatus at 2406 metres high.
We chose to do a round trip firstly by boat to Alpnachstad on Lake Lucerne then by cog railway to the summit. The day was clear but we were advised to take a jacket as ...
... br> 3. Health and Family. Even though I am thankful for both every year, we are especially feeling it this year! We've --knock on wood-- not seen any illness beyond headaches and stuffiness while we have been here. And as for family, I do not know how we would have done this if not together. Without getting overly mushy, this trip has made us extra thankful for eachother, and especially thankful ...
One thing that I’ve found so far with the Hotels in Switzerland is that the beds are very comfortable! While the mattresses have been “average”, every Hotel I’ve stayed at on this trip has had a nice thick Duvet and a large pillow. Consequently, it took me a while to get moving this morning so I didn’t get down for breakfast until about 08:30. The breakfast selection ...
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