Travel Blogs from St. Moritz
Had another lovely day in paradise, not such a good day weather wise as mostly raining, but still beautiful. In the morning we had an Austria guide to show us around a couple of churches and the city. Another abc of the churches so no more of them. The town of Innsbruck is beautiful a little similar to salzburg. We have fallen in love ...
... It doesn’t stop. Fortunately, we spotted a local taxi service so we can get to the station nice and dry. I’ll just call them. “Ciao.” “Er, can you take us to the train station?” “Si.” “At 9:45?” “Si.” Well, that’s all sorted.
Now we’re standing on the platform at Varenna Station, which is more ...
Drove into Ulm, a lovely "small" city. Walked around the Ulm Munster - amazing Gothic cathedral with the tallest spire in the world (161 metres) and then had a look inside. Plain and poorly lit but still impressive, with lots of "crests" on the walls. Sat in the square after admiring the beautifully decorated Rathaus, built 1377-1877. This was also the birthplace of Albert Einstein, although he left as an infant. Missed seeing "his" fountain. Drove to Friedrichshaven, ...
... and ate it as we passed through the countryside. At the top of the Fluela pass we stopped in the cold and rain for lunch where we ate the local - rosti. This little old building is the stop station for the skiers as they ski tour across the alps. Back down the mountain where Ric and Bryan were supposed to get out and ride into but alas it was too wet. As we approached the town thee were lots of long tunnels one even was one way and had a traffic light which we ...
... from races in the states- aid stations had hot bullion to drink, and shots of fruit liquor " to make you warm". At the end, I have never seen so many people smoking at the finish line and while waiting for racers to finish as I saw in Davos. Actually, I don't think I have seen anyone smoking after a race ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool