Switzerland

Grindelwald Highlights

Returning to Grindelwald this summer I felt like I was coming home. Switzerland, and particularly Grindelwald, is easily the most welcoming and accommodating place I’ve ever been to, which is why I couldn’t say no to another summer here.  

Spring in the Lauterbrunnen valley
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Top 3 mountains and top 3 villages in Lake Lucerne

Lake Lucerne is situated in central Switzerland, around an hour away from the capital city of Bern. Lucerne is a busy and bustling city, with lots to do and see, and an extremely popular holiday destination. It attracts tourists from

A beautiful start to the summer in Lucerne
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Welcome to the villages of Wengen and Mürren

  Situated amongst the beautiful scenery of the Bernese Oberland, right at the heart of the Jungfrau Region, lie the picture postcard villages of Wengen & Mürren. These two little traffic free villages are the perfect place to relax and

Wengen
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Getting to know Interlaken – our new home

Heading to Interlaken is like stepping back in time – in a good way. Set between two picturesque lakes surrounded by rolling fields of green, sprouting buttercups and snow-covered mountains as far as the eye can see, it’s a breath

Castle on Lake Thun, Interlaken
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Zermatt: Sunset Gornergrat Excursion

Recently myself and Mike were lucky enough to participate in an amazing excursion here in Zermatt, the Sunset Dinner Gornergrat excursion.    This trip takes place during high season here in Zermatt so this year ran up until August 24th

Sunset Gornergrat Trip to go with blog pic 4
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Locarno: Valle Verzasca

The magical jade green waters of the river Verzasca pass through this spectacular valley and this fantastic part of the world is just a short bus ride away from Locarno! It is the perfect location for walkers or for those

Lavertezzo
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The Jungfraujoch: a trip to the top of Europe

The Jungfraujoch is a destination that everyone is itching to see, be it your first time in Interlaken or your 50th visit, each time you see it a little differently.   The journey starts at Interlaken Ost train station, a

train views between Grindlewald and interlaken
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Byron Is Back

Cast your mind back, if you will, to June of 1816 – “The Year without a Summer”. Europe is on the road to rebuilding itself after the Napoleonic Wars, and a young Lord George Gordon Byron has fled Great Britain

Chillon Castle
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