Travel Blogs from Zug
... hotel - picked up bags and boarded the Zurich bound train at 1035am. Must have been our shortest trip in any town in the Europe tour. One thing we couldn't manage to visit was the Lion monument - which is the other part of town and would have taken our time. "The dying Lion of Lucerne" it's natural rock and in memory of those that dies heroic deaths and the Tuileries in 1792. Its described as the "saddest and most moving piece of rock in the world". ...
... except one. We had to try the famous Swiss cheese fondu. It's eaten as a main meal for two not a dessert, as it should be for $55! But it sure was tasty. Three swiss cheeses mixed with white wine are used as the sauce to dip bread and potatoes in. The closer you get to the bottom of the pot the stronger the wine tastes. I'll definitely be trying that when we get home. So far it's Spanish tapas with Moroccan tea and Swiss cheese fondu! Even if you don't buy anything ...
It's been two weeks since we arrived in Switzerland and we honestly never want to leave. It is the most beautiful country. I admit, we have been living the dream staying in a beautiful apartment and eating the best food of our trip ...
Ok so I did not sleep at all. Was surprisingly comfortable and the movement n noise of the train was almost lulling, but still could not sleep a wink.
We have emerged from the train station though in pretty Zurich after enjoying plenty of spectacular views out of the window of green hills n mountains n lakes. It inspired me to start singing tunes from 'the sound of music'!!
Now sat in a cafe to use wifi ...
... train from Zurich to Basel stopped at the airport so with 4 minutes to spare we made the 16:04 and were in our hotel by 17:30. The Schweizerhof is a family run hotel, situated at Basel central railway station. It opened its doors in 1864 and recent renovations have made it a modern, airy hotel. Most importantly though, it had tea making facilities in the room. Thank you Ben for your ...
Other places to stay in Zug
Industiestrasse 14, Zug | 4 star hotelfrom $244
Chamerstrasse-Chollerstrasse 1a, Zug | Hotelfrom $177
Baarerstrasse 97, Zug | Hotelfrom $186
Am Kolinplatz 11, Zug | 3 star hotelfrom $266
Baarerstr. 73, Zug | 2 star hotelfrom $187
2815 North Glenstone Avenue, Springfield | 2 star hotelfrom $186
Landsgemeindeplatz 1, Zug | Hotelfrom $266