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Fabulous place to stay. Sauna/Spa was a must and we enjoyed staying here even if it was only for one night. Such a lovely township for relaxing.
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... the day, and I swore I would have had enough to get from the top of the mountain to the bottom. But I didn’t.
I had just less than half the fare on me. They didn’t take card, and they wouldn’t let me pay at the bottom.
It’s the first time I’ve ever got so worked up that I cried. I walked off the bus not really knowing what I was going to do. I didn’t have time to walk all the way down and catch the train back and I wasn’t ...
... and blue are the most popular shutter colours. And of course what is a Heidi House without window flower boxes bursting with vivid red geraniums or delicate trailing pelargoniums?
And it's not done for the tourists either. I've come to the conclusion that the Swiss just like things to be neat and pretty. I like their attitude!
Home to our chalet after this for cuppas and chit chat on the lounge while we watched night fall over Grindelwald.
What a great day ...
... a whiteout. So there would have been at least 5,000 disappointed tourists!
My new hotel is the Parkhotel Schoenegg, Grindelwald where I've stayed previously. No sooner had I unpacked than Helen and John arrived. It was great to see them. It has been a little lonely over here. We caught the cable car part way up the mountain behind the hotel to Bort and as well as enjoy the fabulous views, we had and very good meal and a good catch up chat at the ...
... do for insurance purposes etc. we then went to the police station and helped with that side of things. We then headed up the Harder Kulm, a mountain behind the hotel. We had to go up via a funicular on a very steep track. We went up 700 odd meters in 8 minutes, the views were great. At the top there was a viewing platform and bar/restaurant. We stayed for a while enjoying the views but made sure we didn't miss the last ride down the mountain. Another great day in the ...
... cliffside road we turned and headed back the way we had just come towards Andermatt. The weather had made a turn for the worst and it soon began to rain and by the time we were almost back at Andermatt it was very thick damp mist and was just horrible to ride in.
Off we head away from Andermatt and towards Furka pass direction only to notice a sign saying "Furka pass closed"!!! What a lot of bad luck we were having today and this now meant the only way to Grindlewald is ...