Travel Blogs from Muotathal
... Schweizerhof") and we cant get our buses in there." I told our guide to pull up one behind the bus - to try to work with the situation and stay on schedule for the tour - it took a bit of time, but finally the French guide moved her bus and we were able to get both double decker buses into place to load our 60 passengers.
Its a known in transportation, you keep the doors closed of any other bus till you have filled the first bus, then ...
... Swiss people are rather reserved so the request is probably unusual.
(Ha - we're tourists - good excuse. But then again T speaks Swiss-German... and without an accent...)
Wandered about and took in festivities.
That paper confetti was everywhere!
Old Town was busy as were the shops.
Looked in some shops and the Migros (grocery, toiletries).
Found a ...
... to the hostel - ending up with a 10 minute walk. The hostel is another HUGE place with it's own bar (Currently enjoying a "swizzly cider") and much to Sam's delight - free wifi. We have a private room (it would sleep 4) with ensuite and an "šll you can eat" breakfast is included - all this is $200 per night (Australian dollars) and is VERYcheep according to a number of people at the conference - seems a lot to ...
... city’s patron saints added into the structure. The bridge offers a panoramic view of the lake, the city of Lucerne and the distant mountain range – perfectly reconstructing your desktop background.
But if, like me you can’t resist snapping your own unique shot (that maybe a stranger off Google doesn’t own the rights to), you need to take a walk up the Musegg Wall, another part of the fortification of ...
... which is equivalent to approximately $7 CAD for a Tall Pike Place, not even a fancy drink! Apparently Starbucks Barrista's earn approximately 50,000 Swiss francs a year...so I suppose the price relative to the wealth here. But Geez!
After getting a cold, stale coffee...I decided to wait for a fresh pot. Damn right I'll wait for that $7 coffee! I stepped outside of the Starbucks to wait, and there she was, walking down the street....Mandip!
So excited ...