Wellness- and Vitalhotel Pirmin Zurbriggen
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- Shuttle bus service
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... town and took a short hike on one of the many trails to maintain our hiking skills. On 9/10 we hiked from Saas-Fee down to Saas-Grund on the Trail of the Chapels, a timeworn pilgrimage route. Strung along the path like beads on a rosary are 15 shrines with wooden statues depicting the life of Christ. Again, a beautiful sunny day with fantastic scenery. We cheated and took the bus back to ...
... street. Stresa is much larger than Orta and would have an extra accommodation star (or 2). We wandered north up the shoreline towards the funivia (cable car) that runs up to Mt Mottarone - however we discovered it is "broken". So after some contemplation over coffee we decided to drive up the 1400 metre mountain. So think about the road up to Falls Creek from Mt Beauty; now reduce the road width by 2 metres, add a rock face on one side and ...
... looking frescos dating back to the 1470's, and again you were respectfully asked not to photograph them, unless of course you were American. Then on to Orta again where we were yesterday and where today we could not resist the same restaurant with the mesmerising view. Forgot to mention dinner last night which was in a waterfront restaurant in Pella, a walk downhill of about 1.5 ...
... and enjoyed wandering, marvelling at all its grandeur. There were explanation boards in each room, telling of the noteworthy paintings/pieces of furniture/objects d’art in 4 languages, fortunately including English.
The Throne Room and paintings gallery were not included in our ticket, but we peered round a corner over a rope and saw the throne anyway! I’d taken pictures in various rooms, ...
... up has been absolutely amazing.
Our next stop is Eismeer. We stop there for 5 minutes, we keep hoping for a shift in the clouds but not very lucky today. Apparently the weather forecast was only bad for just one day, today. A shame but the experience of being up here so far into the mountains and glaciers is one we could not have missed anyway.
Okay, so updating..........well, what a day, it's 6pm and we still have a bus ride to get back to Lauterbrunnen where we ...