Hotel Wengener Hof
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... a slight argument did she agree we were right and so we were!!
Finally into Paris East we still had over a hour to spare before our train to Strasbourg was due to leave and so it was time to go and explore the station area.
With nothing much to see I and a few others sat down and had a coffee. Jokes were beginning and we were all having a good laugh when one of the ladies came back from the toilets and said "its 1 Euro to use the loos, but once you have paid you get a ...
... a train down the mountain from Wengen (1276m) to Lauterbrunnen (796m) in the Lutschinen valley. Then a second train to Wilderswill (600m) and then the special old fashioned mountain train for the very steep 50 minute climb up to Schynige Platte (2,000m). The scenery on the way up and on top was absolutely amazing.
Although I was ready for some serious hiking, I was ...
... an excuse to buy rose gold jewellery. Hope my family reads this...
Finally found somewhere to have a ham, cheese and pineapple sandwich for lunch that didn't cost a fortune. Amazing how much stuff costs. It's worse with the Swiss franc because its hard to work out the exchange rate, although most places seem to accept euros as well. I have 60 Swiss francs left for tomorrow so I am ...
... Cup Slalom. This is a great run and we both enjoyed it. It is short but technical and about two thirds down has a steep slope which is currently mostly hard pack. We enjoyed this so much we did it twice. On the first run we caught the same chair on the chair lift and on the second run we beat it by two chairs! Great fun.
Then it was into Wengen and off to the Co-op to buy some chocolate!
We caught the train down and are now settled in the hotel, waiting for ...
... Fortunately, at the second shop we tried, the cashier, a local Swiss woman that's about Caitlin's age and apparently the nicest person in the world, took pity on us and offered to go grab her own ski clothes on her lunch break and let Caitlin borrow them for the next few days. I'm starting the petition for this woman's sainthood as soon as we get back. We left elated. Little did we know, the danger awaiting us literally around the corner.
So there ...