Ramada Hotel Solothurn
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Being an account that will make couch potatoes everywhere reconsider their opinions of the Great Outdoors. Let's start this blog off with a simple game of word association. We say 'hiking', you say -. We say 'Great Outdoors', you say-. Mosquitoes? Sweaty endless walk uphill? Steaming piles of bear scat? Cold sandwiches? Delicious dehydrated meals? Hard to resist isn't it? But it's true, in Canada the Great Outdoors is often synonymous with what we know ...
... than I did! It was like talking to someone from Gaspé rather than Scandinavia! It just so happened that I picked the best night in five years to be in Bern. The nightlife in Bern, like in much of Switzerland, is quite poor. There are new laws being debated that would impose a 12:30 curfew on all outdoor restaurants in Bern, and other curfews on bars and nightclubs. The young people of Bern decided to speak out against this in the best way possible – by having a ...
... you can't go wrong with the majority of places. I order my favorite carbonated drink of all time - Rivella - it's like a cross between Sprite and Ginger ale. My Mum and I both order the same thing, a Gemischtersalat - translated as a mixed salad - so you have basic greens, carrot salad, pasta salad, beet salad and is all accompanied with a side of fresh bread. Kill me, it's so good - like a death meal. I could eat this everyday for the rest of my life. Good ...
... A couple of years ago the yacht was in HK and I was sorry not to have been invited to sail on it.
As the day was sunny our host apologised for the fact the room was not air-conditioned...indeed the whole building was not. Even though he visits Asia a number of times a year over the past 15 years he was still not used to the heat of Geneva in autumn. We on the other hand were quite comfortable.
When you travel in this day ...
... when in need of the loo and i am not the biggest fan of insects. I have never been camping in my life so this is all new. Its comfier than a tent so not exactly the same and we do have some lighting and heating (a wood burner which generates heat. Unfortunately, of the 3 times we have lit it, only once has Michael managed not to smoke us out... lol).
Don't get me wrong i am appreciate the place to sleep but i miss my bed :)
Saturday gone, we visited the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed