Travel Blogs from Grächen
... On Her Majesty's Service" was filmed in the area so there is a James Bond exhibit up here that was pretty interesting. But the panoramic view of the world (or at least Switzerland) is the show stopper. It is a beautiful 360 degree view. Lots of tourist groups but once you get ahead of them or if you stay a couple of minutes behind them you can have the platform pretty much to yourself. A very nice gentleman (Doewe) from ...
... quite serious. Some of the funny Kid comments were: Preparing us for photographic moments while bus is still in motion; Get your photo ready on the right now. 1 2 3 take photo now but not too many, battery run out and no battery to take photo at top. You be very unhappy and no holiday photo for home. Coming up is lake, get your photo ready. 1 2 3 take now, now... over. There, cows... moooo. There, horses... nayyyy. While travelling on windy roads; You have to tell me you ...
... I've worn my only two pairs of long pants & one pair are muddy which hand washing will not suffice. Our room is strung like a Chinese laundry & I'm freezing in shorts waiting for some long pants to dry. For dinner we walk back to the camping village. There is a traditional Swiss restaurant and we have a discount voucher from busabout. On the way we decide to visit the waterfall we can see from our window & keep walking past 'Staubbach falls' which our ...
what did you all get up to today?
Oh that's nice. Me? Not a lot..
just JUMPED OUT OF A HELICOPTER!
Okay let's back up a bit.
We arrived in Lauterbrunnen last night. In the darkness it took a while for us all to realise, we were quite literally in the mountains. I know that sounds a daft thing to say considering it was the Swiss Alps, but I mean we were smack bang standing between huge mountains ...
... sleep, only to be woken by Laura and Lisa coming back to the cabin in a rather drunken (very quiet, according to them) state at some ungodly hour. Welcome to life on a Topdeck tour.
SUNDAY 7 JULY
While the Swiss summer may hold quite warm days, the early mornings are another story. We woke to a very cold room having left the cabin window open the night before… this definitely didn't make getting out of bed an easy task. ...
Other places to stay in Grächen
Postfach 235, Grächen | 3 star hotelfrom $150
Graechenstreet, Grächen | 3 star hotelfrom $166
Schmidji 463, Grächen | Hotelfrom $173
Dorfplatz, Grächen | 4 star hotelfrom $163
6401 East Oak Island Drive, Oak Island | Motelfrom $64
Heiminen 468 - Postfach 187, Grächen | 3 star hotelfrom $161
Barglistrasse 466, Grächen | Hotelfrom $182
Grächen | 3 star hotelfrom $145
Niedergrachen, Grächen | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Grächen | Hotelfrom $52
Dorfstrasse , Grächen | Hotelfrom $87
1340 Lebanon Church Road, West Mifflin | 2 star hotelfrom $219
Grächen | Hotelfrom $170