Hiking in the Swiss Alps

Mannlichen (127)

Following a 30-minute cable-car ride from Grindenwald to Mannlichen, we started the close to 3-mile hike from Mannlichen to Kleine Scheidegg. This would be classified as an easy hike with …

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Wengen: A Car-Free Alpine Village

Wengen (21)

Opposite Lauterbrunnen on the other side of the valley sits Wengen, a car-free village in the Swiss Alps. Because Wengen is car-free (minus a few local farm and service vehicles, and electric …

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Hotel Bären Wengen Review

Wengen, Switzerland

After a pleasant night in Lauterbrunnen, we took a short train ride to the other side of the valley and stayed a night at Hotel Bären in Wengen, Switzerland. It is …

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Hotel Schützen Lauterbrunnen Review

Hotel Schutzen

Hotel Schützen is family-run, traditional Swiss chalet-style hotel located in the village of Lauterbrunnen in the stunning Bernese Oberland region of Switzerland. Fresh air, magnificent scenery, and endless miles of cable …

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