TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Savoy Interlaken
Travel Blogs from Interlaken
... Swiss fondue (We are going to blow the dust off our old fondue items when we get back home), traditional sausages and salad, topped off with a kind of a cheesecake - simply scrummy and more than you could eat. That cost 16 Swiss Francs - less than what we paid for the hash browns at lunch.
We have to say it is very expensive in Switzerland and our guide was right when she said it is 3 - 4 times dearer than in Italy.
... Later on Friday, our travel agency organized a private chocolate tasting at a local Swiss Chocolatier. The chocolate was amazing. My favorite was the dark chocolate, surprisingly. Fun fact for you chocolate lovers: dark chocolate is made up of more than 50% cocoa bean and less than 50% sugar, milk and fat, making dark chocolate good for your blood, even helping to prevent heart disease. The guy that ran the chocolate tasting says he eats about 30 oz of dark chocolate a ...
... leg room is awesome...easy to chill and relax. Although it was annoying that wifi wasn't included. After a couple of hours we arrived in Basel and made our way to our connecting train.
We got on our next train and met a lovely older couple from Auckland. We sat across from them and chatted about our trip and gave them some tips for places they were traveling to. It made the tripGo really fast, but we couldn't ...
... 05 Peruvian Soles, 5 cents American, 1 cent Canadian, 10 cents Bolivian, 15 Swiss Francs
# of times we did laundry: 2
# of languages we know how to say Butterfly in: 5
# of holes in Amberīs sneakers: 3
Next stop: Rome, Italy
... and this is just a jaw dropping experience and my little camera is clicking away but not able to grasp the magnitude of this scenery.
We stop the car to take a longer look and when we turn around there in front of us, seemingly close enough to touch was a gigantic mountain half shrouded in cloud with its peak rising above the cloud level as if looking down on us. Never have I felt so small! Another 5 minutes up the mountain and ...