Kastanienbaum Swiss Quality Seehotel
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... the fog cover to unveil a breathtaking view of the Swiss Alps. Many photos later we reached the top and everybody rushed out into the snow. As you can imagine with a bunch of immature adults on a snow covered mountain a snowball fight broke out almost immediately. We left the track and found an open area of snow which we kept sinking into (the snow way about halfway to my knees) where the group then started throwing snowballs yet again and people stopped to take photos of ...
... our chosen path took us to a point where a man was getting ready to paraglide. We joined a few other people waiting for him to take off, but he kept checking the wind by looking at a nearby flag and then taking a seat to wait. We obviously didn't know what conditions he was waiting for, but when he finally jumped, it was really cool to see it! We watched him fly for a few seconds until he rounded a corner and ...
... the top of the wall. This is where I found the best view of Lucerne. The city at my feet, the river a little further and to the left, and the Alps in the distance. I must have spent 15 minutes just watching. I actually ran into another Canadian up there, the first French Canadian I've met on my trip so far. I then headed down to see the carving of the lion in the old stone and then the cathedral. I considered going to their daily 6:30pm mass but figured I was a little ...
... Nine towers remain along this wall. We climbed the three open to the public. A Trip to the local supermarket to sample some delicious Swiss chocolate, before finding a cafe by the river to relax We haven't had this much free time in the whole trip ... Not used to entertaining ourselves !!! Only 3 more days to go :( A guy came and set up his Swiss horn and played several songs and yodelled. Then dismantled it and before moving on. Gosh this holidaying is ...
... feeling I'm getting sick...) and then sat at the gate and read until it was time to board. It was a very short flight, less than a full hour, which makes me wonder what kind of height we achieved, as it's not worth it (or possible, I would imagine) to make it all the way up to cruising altitude in that short time... I slept for most of it, waking up only for breakfast (a dry croissant, not that appetising) and the chocolate (much better!).