How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Chalet Espen Engelberg
Travel Blogs from Engelberg
... was used by stabbing the dagger into your enemy and snapping the glass blade so it's left inside your enemies body. Nasty stuff!
After that we had free time to explore Venice so we walked to the Rialto Bridge and on the way back we had gelato ... did I mention how hot it's been lately?! High 30s to early 40s ... and you can feel every degree because there is hardly any breeze! I know I shouldn't complain when you are in the middle of a polar blast back home!!
... to dinner. We were fed at our accommodation and we had a great beef stew with potatoes and chocolate mousse for dessert. For the evening went for a short walk to the base of one of the mountain with Paul and Amanda then had a cider at the Ski Lodge bar. It was an amazing summer evening with spectacular views. I already much prefer Switzerland to Paris – just so beautiful.
Fact of the Day: Unless you fly in, you have to enter Switzerland via a tunnel.
Today was a full day in the Swiss Alps. In the morning I saw some friends bungee jump out of a gondola which looked pretty cool but a bit too extreme for my taste. After that I went up to the top of the Swiss Alps on Mt Titlis, unfortunately though, the weather turned and all the really cool activities were unavailable. On the way up, you get to ride the ...
... of the mountain where there was a chairlift type thing which took us half way up the mountain. From half way we caught this massive box up which carried about 40 people, up the mountain. It was very tight and a little clostrophobic. We had the most beautiful views of the mountain the whole way up. We took loads of photos and didn't think it could get much better. Well weren't we wrong. Once we were on top of the mountain we had a 360 degree view of ...
Today we are leaving for Switzerland. We are crossing the border and it will take about 7 hours to get there by car. We went through tunnels that were 10 and 17kms long. When we arrived we went up 71 stairs to our third floor apartment. The view was amazing, we could see the top of Mt. Titlis. The apartment was so beautiful. We got used to the different style of things quickly that night.
Today we are going to Mt. Titlis ...