Kastanienbaum Swiss Quality Seehotel
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Woke up to sun but a much cooler temperature than we have been having...my tootsies were freezing...only problem is that when we left the UK I hadn't thought about coming back at the end of September when it would probably be cooler, and I only took my flip flops!... You still wearing yours chicken? Left this lovely site and set off towards Ottenbach, our second stop in Switzerland. Haven't got to travel too far today. To get ...
Switzerland is a lot like Queensland – beautiful one day, raining (snowing) the next!! Yep, the weather forecast says the rain is clearing and it will be fine tomorrow – we have heard this line before. No matter, we have to deal with what we have and as we haven't been to Interlaken previously, and not likely to return, we wanted to achieve some of our goals for this Alpine city. The two main items we wished to do while here, was to visit a limestone cave, ...
... quite expensive (over the next couple of days we discovered that all food is expensive here), but what left a bad taste was the service. Although we had a nice waiter who showed us to our table and took and delivered our drink order, apparently only the chef could take food orders. S we waited. Once our meal was finished we asked for the bill, only to be told that again only the chef could give us our bill and settle ...
... Church of St Leger in the Court Lucerne". Big Name? Very nice and the organist was giving lessons on the Grand Pipe Organ built in 1648 with 5945 pipes. What a great sound. Sounded like a full orchestra.
Had the compulsory ice cream overlooking the river. Thats it, we are off to Montreux tomorrow for our last two nights. Not many obese people here they all ride push bikes, a bit like holland.Swiss people very very helpful, patient and interested in ...
Of all the places I've been to I really really wish I could say I did something cool in Interlaken. I didn't. We took trains all day to get here. When I was on the train I had somewhat of a freak out moment in Switzerland because the one time we sat second class I got fined by the ticket man. Here is the way it worked out. Derek had a Eurail pass with Erika's name on it but Erika was back home in the states ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center