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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Today we travelled to Basel to meet our good friend Peter, from our long ago stay in Norfolk. We had lost touch for various reasons over the years, and our trip proved to be a wonderful opportunity to meet again. We faced a four hour train journey, but it was booked first class, and did travel through the alps, so it passed pleasantly and quickly, and we were soon reunited with Peter, who had kindly offered to ...
... were wiped out from the kids waking them up early that day so Frank and I decided to try a Mexican restaurant that they recommended. I have to say the quality was very good. The chips and salsa were sub par (but we all know how picky I am about my chips and salsa). The food was good but bland for Mexican standards, which I imagine is pretty typical round these parts. Oddly it was quite comforting to hear people speaking ...
... goodness. I was in heaven.
We strolled along for awhile then headed back to the house to put the kids to bed. Then the magic happened. Martin made actual Swiss fondue, like the REAL DEAL fondue with Kirsch and cheesy wonderfulness. It was Amazing and the best meal we had the entire trip! The boys went outside for cigars and Cognac and the ladies stayed inside and caught up on each others lives. It was a late night but it was so wonderful to see what the Rupperts had been up ...
When I woke up I thought today was Christmas day, safe to say time zones are still a little confusing! Anyway the plan was to have a relaxing Christmas day an just chill, eat and play cards, because nothing will be open. Since today was actually Christmas eve we decided to find something to do. Trip advisor was very helpful and I found a map function which shows you a map with attractions on it so you can see what's nearby. So ...
... with luggage!! After many traffic diversions we finally arrived with a $70 taxi charge!! Very funny trip with lots of "oo la la's" from the driver!! We were welcomed by all the crew before a welcome drink and then shown to our rooms. We unpacked and toured the boat to familiarise ourselves with important things like the dining room and gym (ummm I think they contradict ...