The Swiss, who are both great engineers and great lovers of nature, know how to make Alpine thrills accessible to almost any traveler. Follow me on the latest addition to the Schilthorn experience. At the Birg station, which until a year ago was just a place to change cable cars, they have opened a wonderful restaurant with a view terrace and a fun, 15-minute "Thrill Walk." Put on your helmet and let's go!
(This post originally appeared at blog.ricksteves.com/blog/schilthorn-thrill-walk.)