Travel Blogs from Wirl
What a wonderful sight to wake up to in the morning: the snow-covered peaks, the valley covered with green grass, charming Swiss chalets and beautiful sunshine. Nichola and Rhys brought me to Klosters, 25 miles from the Austrian border for a two-day visit. Their apartment at the chalet is on the third floor, giving us a wonderful view of ...
... rebuilding and is the centre for airship manufacture, established by Von Zeppelin at the beginning of the 20th century. The airship which seems to constantly roam the skies above the lake is a reminder of its past.
Day 4 was a lovely ride through extensive orchards to the Bavarian island town of Lindau, only about one square kilometre in size but with a lovely waterfront, is big in class. When we arrived It was bustling, with ferries coming and going ...
The was an interesting stop in Vaduz, the capital of Liechtenstein. Liechtenstein is a small principality that has an area of just over 160 square kilometres (62 square miles), and it has an estimated population of 35,000. The reigning royal family live in a castle overlooking the town ...
... cleared of snow earlier than usual due to the Giro d'Italia passing this way a couple of days ago.
We parted company with Jane and Chris in Bormio (at the base of the Stelvio but on the other side from Trafoi) and headed to Davos through the Gallo and the Fluela Passes.
We will let the photos tell the story. Hope you enjoy the drive.
In Brian's words, our best day yet!
We are still in Switzerland, and drove through the Alps. We stopped the car and threw snowballs at each other! It was only 5 degrees and it was snowing!!
We stopped to eat lunch at a restaurant, the chips were yummy, we were right next to the window and the grass was tall.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking