Sam Cook column: Reach past language barrier for joyful travel
NEAR INTERLAKEN, SWITZERLAND —The two of us were the only people who stepped off the train at the Swiss village of Niederried. It was a sunny morning in March. The train platform was vacant. Up the hill, a few tidy homes were tucked into the mountainside.
We were looking for a trail. A clerk at the train station in Interlaken, a few miles away, had assured us we would find it.
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