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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #9

Day 8 By Allan….. Sitting here on a lovely sunny Sunday afternoon watching trains.  Sitting in platform one is the Gothard Panoramic Express. Or us old farts remember it as the William Tell train. You start your journey in Luzern … Continue reading

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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #8

Day 7 Another hotel – moved from Lauterbrunnen to Vitznau by train via Interlaken to Luzern and then boat to Vitznau. Having put our cases in our room we caught bus to Brunnen. Returning an hour later by train to … Continue reading

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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #7

Day 6 Good evening from a wet Lauterbrunnen. Our first wet day but we only got wet walking back from station to hotel. Today we travelled via Interlaken, Bern and Fribourg to Neuchatel. Where we took the funicular and trolleybus … Continue reading

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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #6

Meanwhile, back in Earlswood, it was a boiling hot afternoon, and perhaps not ideal for playing trains.  However, we got a large circuit up and running, including Paul’s modules – then had a little rest.  Though no-one (except Phil) could … Continue reading

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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #5

Day 4 Left hotel this morning in heavy drizzle but within a few hours it turned into another hot day. We travelled by train via Interlaken to Meiringen. From there we took postbus over the Grimsel Pass, where we had … Continue reading

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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #4

Allan’s views on, and photos of, the Swiss Vapour Parc…. Had a trip over to Swiss Vapour Parc (This is the correct spelling Jon), which is at La Bouveret on Lake Geneva. Turned out to be a hot sunny day. … Continue reading

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And, just for a change, another Swiss holiday #3

The next instalment – Day 3…. Following last night’s thunderstorms it was slightly colder this morning. Today we went to Swiss Vapour Park in Le Bouveret on the south east corner of Lake Geneva. We travelled out by train changing … Continue reading

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