Seminar- und Wellnesshotel Stoos
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... by accident we sat in 1st class wondering why the train was so empty and quiet until the ticket lady came around telling us we weren't supposed to be there. 10 minutes later we ended up on the stairs by the door because both levels of 2nd class were full. Huge downgrade! Although, the ride went fast and we found our hostel really easily. We booked the 4 mixed bed room, so we had a room to ourselves with 2 armchairs, a coffee table, and sink. It was really nice that we ...
... overlooking the valley. At a two-bench picnic area
overlooking the valley we met a young couple from Austin TX on their honeymoon 11 days after their wedding. They took Rick Steves’ advice and were staying in Gimmelwald while they rode bicycles on
the mountain trails. They are both music teachers in Austin. We also met at the same site a man ...
Part of the appeal of Switzerland besides the skating was the potential for some Spring snowboarding, and I was especially excited after a relatively dry Colorado Winter to experience some of the snow that the Alps is rather famous for.
First off, here is a very rough edit of the footage I collected of us in Colorado, it is quite long and quite a rough edit, but it is mostly for the sake of finally ...
... and called it a night.
On Saturday morning we woke up and went straight to Grimsel, a small town an hour car ride away, to go canyoning!!! I am terrified of heights, for those of you who don't know that already, BUT I was only nervous one time (when I had one foot of cliff to stand on of a 30 foot drop and had to jump out four feet to clear the rocks down to murky waters.. No big deal. But I did it! And loved every minute of it. No more fear of heights!! :)
After getting ...
... the way and met back up with the rest of the group. We joined in their drinking games mid-afternoon as we laid in the sun still amazed at the view around us. When we ran out of drinks we went back up to the main street and bought a whole lot more to last us for the Red and White party.
After dinner we all went to our rooms and dressed up for the red and white party, we painted our faces had pre drinks in the hallways and had ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking