lies, as its name suggests, between two lakes. Lake Thun and Lake Brienz.
In the heart of the Bernese Oberland, it is an ideal centre for exploring
the Jungfraugoch and the many surrounding Alpine Villages and Towns. The
whole area is well served by an efficient system of connecting trains,
lake steamers, and funiculars.
was our second visit, the first being in 1981. We
30th May 2002, for a one week stay. Our Hotel, the Beausite, was
situated in Untenseen, the oldest part of Interlaken, a few minutes walk
from the town centre. Our bedroom, at the front of the hotel, overlooked
the terrace, and had excellent views of the Jungfrau.
had changed considerably since our previous visit 21 years earlier. No longer the
typical Swiss holiday resort, but a thriving multi-cultural town, which
meant a variety of Italian, Chinese, and Japanese restaurants. Much to our