Tag Archives: Switzerland

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow #3

Last set of photos from Ron – then it’s back to Japan for a day or three! Another cold and overcast day but with low cloud. Went down to Interlaken to take direct train to Zweisimmen changing there for the … Continue reading

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Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow #2

More from Ron.  Look like he’s found his snow! A cold and overcast start to the day. Went down to Interlaken for train to Spiez. Here I took train to Visp through Lotschberg base tunnel and when the train left … Continue reading

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Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow #1

Whilst Paul is dodging snow in Japan, Ron is off to Switzerland hunting for the stuff.  It looks as if everyone is heading abroad before travel is curtailed by Brexit or the flu!  Just a selection of Ron’s photos this … Continue reading

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Swiss transport – 4

The last few days…..                          

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Swiss transport – 3

A pleasant hour spent at Thun Station                     What can you make from a wheel, a tyre and some old rail? The old EBT logo at Thun Station.  

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Swiss transport – 2

Brig – Don’t see many of there Pendlezug in these days of EW1 atock       Domodossla in Italy                

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Swiss transport – 1

I’m back from holiday again, but Allan’s pictures of Swiss transport will hold the fort for a few days more! Yverdon   Second hand meter gauge points still sitting on top of a container at Lauterbrunnen. They were there last … Continue reading

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Our regular holiday interlude – 14

Probably the last epistle from Ron (till October): Our last full day and another hot one. Decided to go to Lugano in Ticino so set off by bus and train to Arth Goldau. When the Lugano train pulled in it … Continue reading

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Our regular holiday interlude – 13

Still raining!  I’m pleased to see that even the Swiss have rail replacement bus services, and the Dawes pursuit of good value (i.e. cheap) food. A cloudy day and on our journey passed through constant rain. Took service bus to … Continue reading

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Our regular holiday interlude – 12

Starting with today’s weather forecast….. An overcast day and cooler with a few spots of rain late afternoon. Made our way by bus and train via Kussnacht and Luzern to Giswil from where we took one of only three postbuses … Continue reading

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