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Stayed for two nights in Hotel Olympia, along Tram route 3. Trams far nicer than an underground!
Used a 72 hour metro pass. Explored the whole city.
Swam in Zurich Sea (Lake). Picnics on the the banks late afternoon. Imagining that we would happily live in this city.
Loved to visit Starbucks for their wi-fi access (why pay to use …
... site we had to travel through the St Gotthard Tunnel. Only 17km long! This goes through a mountain that is 2,108 metres high. Amazing scenery passing the Vierwaldstattersee. Found the site, Camping Reussebruke, fortunately we got there just before 12pm and were met by a gentleman who ushered us into a spot and showed us exactly how we had to park the van! he then told us to bring the passports later as 'Vee are shutting ...
... the capital, by the way), the town is completely walkable, although the trams are nice when it was warm. I was here for the weekend and did absolutely nothing touristy, such as museums, churches or castles, other than walk around and check things out. Further, it seemed that all anyone did was sit at cafes or at tables along the street outside bars. So, I did a lot of that. I think I have read 9-10 books so far.
Friday night, ...
... dwarf a 5-star accommodations for the 6 days spent en route (CHF 2200 in first class for 8000km). At the same time the sleep and food quality of the restaurant might be less than perfect. But to be fair: the trip has not started yet. Let's give it the benefit of doubt and hope for the best.
Like the food Tatiana and Frank served 3 weeks before the trip that raised my hopes for a fantastic Russian culinary experience: Salmon carpaccio, Russian ...
... Z reszta nie tylko to wydawalo mu sie ponizej klasy i godnosci, czyms o czym mlodzi pwiedzieliby 'slabe'. Wciskajac kolejny raz przycisk domofonu, pomyslal szybko o tych wielu dziewczynach ktore spotkal mieszkajac w Zurichu ktore nie zawsze aczkolwoiek czesto podazaly za jednym modelem. Po krotkim pobycie w miodem i kielbasa plynacym pieknym kraju jakim byla szwajcaria , na radarze swojego maciezynstwa i pozadania mialy tylko i wylacznie Panow mowiacych w ...
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Could do with free wi-fi and better fan for summer!
Very convenient on tramline route but noisy and in heat had to open window facing right onto busy street with trams throughout night.
Compact room but all that is needed, except proper ventilation / fan.
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