Travel Blogs from Merlischachen
Left Heidelberg early this morning so we could spend sometime in the Lucerne Switzerland area. Used the autobaun the whole way down so there was not much to see. We have noticed that every exit in Germany and Switzerland seemed to lead to the town of Ausfahrt. Today we realized that it meant off ramp. Duh!!!!!!
We are now in …
Our next adventure was to Luzern (Lucerne). We got on a train and traveled to Luzern. When we got to the main station we had to switch trains to make it to our destination. When the train dropped us off at our train stop, which looks like it is in the middle of nowhere, we had to walk to our hotel. Our hotel is a renovated old house that has been …
... on that bridge. There is also an Ice Flyer, which is like a Sentosa version of a Skyride. We didn't take it though due to the time constrain.
Surprisingly, the temperature at Mt titlis is about 2 degrees. It didn't feel that cold, partly due to the direct sun right above us. It like more of a cooling but hot feeling. However, still it's an awesome experience!
We had lunch at the restaurant. And it's also a one in a lifetime experience eating ...
All the snow in the alps is melting and rain is falling. All the water is rushing down the rivers. The Rhine is so high we had to catch a coach on our last leg as the boat couldn't make it to Basel in Switzerland. We had a terrific last night on the Helvetia and the tipping culture which we eschew in Australia pales into insignificance and Lyn or Cheryl or I are knocking over the Americans to tip. Lucerne is a beautiful ...
... came move #2. From Cham to Luzern. So start over essentially. More city paperwork, address changes again..bank - work - insurrance etc. Also all new logistics to get to work: walk, bus, train, walk. Gonna be in tip top shape that is for sure! The move went very smoothly.It was funny to compare the Montreal movers (the very Quebecois team) to the Swiss movers. The Swiss movers (total 4 men) were all dressed the same, in a uniform: red nice t-shirts and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed