Hotel de Moiry
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... and beers! Perfection. This would end up being one of our favorite spots of the trip. We sat back, soaked in some mountain rays, and just enjoyed the serenity of being on top of the world.
After prying ourselves away from the top of the mountain, we took the short 20 minute train ride to Lauterbrunnen, where we’d be spending the next two nights. As warned, the brief ride was ...
... that made it to the top with the basic equipment of the time! One of the routes to one of the peaks was first climbed by a 15 and 16 year old boy! The walk was beautiful and it took us a long ways along the ridge and then back down through forest, past chalets and “alps” where the local farmers live in the summer with their herds, and finally back in to Mürren. We then caught the gondolas back down to the bottom and walked back to camp. What a wonderful ...
... came through in 40 min and we wanted to go up and back and still catch the next train. The ride up was good and we found out that you can go from cable car to village hiking from one valley to the next. It would have been good to spend more time exploring the countryside on our own. But it was a run to catch the next train. As we climbed higher we got a few glimpses of the possible views but it was ...
... so I still stayed clear of it.
If you don't know what Canyon Jumping is, It is pretty much free falling for 85 meters until the end of a rope attached to you at your stomach and then swinging through a rather narrow canyon. Its really the Jumping to what you think is your death that scared me more than anything. But I kept thinking about how I probably will never be back in Switzerland and I doubt I'd go when I was older so this was really a once in a life ...
... afterwards because of the elevation change. It wasn't a bad elevation experience. We all felt like we were moving slower and breathing a bit harder. My legs felt a bit mushy but overall, everything was fine. Patrick had a fun time sledding down the hillside but again the constant climb back up was a workout. One of the interesting sights that stood out was a Middle Eastern woman dressed in full berka standing out there with what appeared to be ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services