Travel Blogs from Walchsee
... town has the cobbled streets and a lot of eateries, but certainly rely on tourism to sustain them. We've tried some different foods and deserts, and thankfully we've walked off of the extra calories (I hope anyway). Tomorrow we have a train adventure getting through the Alps to Interlakken Switzerland. We have 5 different trains between 0700 and 1500, a few have 4 minutes between switching trains (ie finding the train, platform number etc). Wish us luck that we don't miss any ...
... where we met the guy from our original round, the cheery bus driver. We travelled back to the campsite and within 40 seconds of disembarking, I realised we had no camera. I'd had it last, taking pix on the bus and had obviously just set it down on the seat..... Drama!! So I went straight to reception to ask for help and (cut a long story short) the lovely older lady called tourist info who then called the bus company. The plan was to wait an hour and a half ...
We were woken at half 4 by rain and thunder so we brought Prego in. We dropped back off to sleep before being awoken again at 6ish by another storm. It's hard to believe it didn't actually soak the van, considering the noise! A lazy morning, after interrupted sleep, in cloud-enveloped mountainss, so a quick shower and cuppas before attempt number 2 at ...
... took a wrong turn and saw guest house after guest house after guest house, intermingled with some bars and restaurants, all closed up. We'd read in the guide book that this place is total ski heaven so we guessed we were just out of season. We were about to head back to the van after yet another European town where everything was shut or there's nothing there. Then we saw a sign for a pedestrianised zone and found a road full of ...
... very nice trails and the waterfall, and had a dip in the opaque with a touch of white water. If the river wasn't lined with painful cobble rock it would have been our best swimming hole ever. Now we are trying to get through the last evening of the heat wave. Tomorrow we head to Neuschwanstein's castle, and hopefully a luge ride depending on the ...
Other places to stay in Walchsee
Johannesstrasse 1, Walchsee | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Johannesstrasse 20, Walchsee | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Josefstal 18, Walchsee | 4 star hotelfrom $213
Kalvarienweg 5, Walchsee | 3 star hotelfrom $58
Moosen 11, Walchsee | 2 star hotelfrom $39