Travel Blogs from Saas Grund
... I wasn't able to go anywhere else. I can look exceedingly knackered at the end of each day. The big news is that I am halfway through the walk in terms of days (rather than miles). 5 weeks completed. Time to take stock. Distance completed is 665 miles, which works out at 19.5 miles per day over the 34 days actually walked. I have 579 miles to go over another 34 days, or 17 miles per day. Should be easier but most of France was very flat. I am on much better terms with ...
Post that we wandered around the old town of Zermatt. It is a very beautiful car free alpine village with a lovely atmosphere and mountains surrounding . We walked to all the points of interest.
We had a chinese dinner which was horribly expensive.(Switzerland can be crazily expensive).
Post that we strolled back to our hotel and went to bed.
... As he turned and came for me, I grabbed each of his massive horns with my two hands and held tight as he kept pushing at me.
At first, I thought it was quite funny and I had the better of him, but he had me pinned against the bank with one horn either side of me. I couldn't get back on my feet and he was really going for it - I started getting real scared. Mark was pretty much beside himself; in the end he grabbed a ...
... and heading to Germany! On the way we stopped at Swarovski Crystal World (pretty boring) and then Dachau Concentration camp. Unfortunately we only got an hour at the camp- I could have stayed for hours. There was so much to read and the audio guide had personal stories and accounts. It was a massive complex, with a very eerie vibe. Everyone was walking around in silence, listening to headsets and reading. After a rushed lunch, we were back on the bus. We'd been ...
listen to a guy in a sporty outdoorsy jacket made of something like
seal skin with sunglasses sporty-propped on the top of his head talk to
an apparent friend of his about his recent trip to france. he seems
like a happenin' dude, sounds like he knows a lot of people in the
area. maybe he's a tour guide or something. he seems like he spends a
lot of time outdoors.
i step off the tram at the top, and as
everyone else steps ...