Travel Blogs from Bern
On the last day in Berne we made a day trip to Murten which is a medieval town which still has its original walls surrounding it. It’s a perfect town for a day trip from Berne. We sat by the lake and dozed off for a bit within the beautiful setting. The walls of the city were still intact so we climbed up and walked along to get an elevated view of the town. The houses had interesting ...
... is most unique about Bern however are the bears that live beside the city’s river. Yes that’s right I did say BEARS. The flag of the Bern region is of the animal and the two have been linked for centuries as the animals herald from the area. When we saw them the two specimens were trying to have some private intimate time but I did manage to get a decent snap of the pair!
... s a reputation to which, most up hold, everything is, just slower and more relaxed. Which is really cool, because you have a city life with a more country mentality. We shopped like we teenagers do. I got to know every 'hip' store for teens in Bern. I didn't get a chance to see the old quarter of town or any sights, because as my cousins say "What would want to do there?! It's so not cool, it's like old and stuff". There will be another chance to see Bern, I ...
... and bread dipped into it! It came out, it looked weird and smelt funny! And the cheese was not a normal cheese but a special cheese from Switzerland! And boy it tasted different! And by different I mean yuck! We forced ourselves to dip all the potatoes in the cheese and after dinner we stopped at a local shop on the way home and bought hot dogs and donuts! Hehe. Now we were satisfied! But it was still great that we tried the local favourite dish, but not ...
... to understand which route the GPS is trying to send me and of course I take the wrong exit. I find myself heading into a large tunnel which is heading downwards on a rather steep gradient with signs saying Germany!!! This tunnel must be heading under some river or something like that but Germany is certainly not the direction I want to be heading!!!
As I head onwards along this tunnel, there ahead is an exit and I decide to take it at the last second. It brings me out ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking
- Pets allowed