Hotel de Moiry
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Today is going to be a very boring entry because well, we did nothing. We had breakfast this morning and then left Paris. We started our drive to the Swiss Alps. Having 2 toilet breaks and lunch. The drive took 10 hours and it was a long 10 hours. Had a little nap here and there but my neck is so sore now because of the awkward positions... Once we got into Switzerland ...
Woke up today for the first time without any pain in my legs. Got up and had breakfast and got myself ready for the day, or as far as I remembered. Took the bus to the far side of the valley and then took 3 gondolas to the top of the mountain. Whilst putting on my boots and skis I discovered the thing I had forgot to change into, ski socks. I started the run by doing and easy red ...
... very wealthy indeed: a valuable farm animal wouldn’t have been killed unless it could truly have been spared. In the dining room, there was also a teensy door that opened to reveal a horseshoe inside the wall. This was meant to ward off the Devil.
Steffen operated the mill for us so we could see how it worked. It was very noisy but pretty nifty. The end product was spewed from the “bran puker” (real name!) and into a bin.
... some time gaping at the nearby mountains, then headed out for breakfast and a spot of shopping. Early in the afternoon we jumped on the train to our next spot, a smaller town further up the mountains called Lauterbrunnen. The train ride was, again, breathtaking, Switzerland is so green! And there are many swiss chalet style houses perched on the side of the mountains. Jungfrau is the hopping on point for the trip to Jungfrau (the top of the swiss alps).
We checked into ...
... It was interesting to hear about their adventures and I think they enjoyed hearing about ours.
After lunch, we bundled up again for a hike to Wengen. After our hike of all down yesterday, we thought we ought to switch and do some up! Well, up it was. ALL up. I kept looking for some flat, but never found any. We stopped a couple times to eliminate layers. Had to jockey the umbrella around some to keep things ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services