Travel Blogs from Ischgl
... exhausted Sue heard more swear words come out of his mouth than he usually says in a month! The only trouble came when we drove to the bottom to pick them up. Bryan's plans, I have discovered, are a moveable target and while I heard the same as Annabelle, he decided to ride further than the agreed pick up point at the bottom and didn't stop at the agreed coat swap spot which left the girls wondering after about an hour whether to go back up the mountain ...
A wet, cool and muddy day for a race, but it didn't keep over 4000 crazy Europeans for showing up for a variety of races ranging from 10k (Vera) to 78k(Darrin). The views were beautiful, cows clanging their bells as they, also undaunted by the rain, watched all the crazy runners go past their homes. A few ...
... took her spot. We make our way to Davos, located in Eastern Switzerland, the site of the Swiss alpine marathon, and at 5,120 ft, the highest city in Europe. The streets are packed with people, most wearing hiking boots or high end running shoes. A contrast from Zurich, where most of the women wore heels, sandals or ballet flats. After a traditional dinner of flamkuchen and rosti, it's time to get some rest. Darrin has a busy day starting his 78k race at ...
As Arlberg Alpin being one of Der Berghof's partners, me and my parents decided to take part in one of their activities : canyoning. It seemed to us a perfect combination to discover Voralberg nature while having fun. Moreover Lech and its landscapes could only have enchanted us.
We met our guide Stefan at 9.00 at the reception and were driving down further Warth, (approx 15 min). We arrived near the river and could ...
... Home again, more sitting around (I love that!) with a culinary masterpiece from Roger, Boeuf en Croute (think beef Wellington without the Wellington). Fantastic! Once again it was thrust into my digestive canal with such speed, there was no time for a pic.
Today we vegged out exchanging stories, some of them even true.
The Swiss - I've been learning a lot about them.
- In Switzerland ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed