I am thinking back to our time in Switzerland, this time last year. Sharing a few lovely pictures from Grindelwald, Switzerland, and linking to all my Swiss Travel Blog posts.
THE SHORT: Tram rides, Basel Zoo, Basler Papiermuhle (paper mill), Spielzeug Welten Museum (toy museum), Museum Tinguely, HITrental Marktplatz Apartments Hotel Of all the cities we visited during our week-long travels to Switzerland, Basel goes down as the one where every single thing surpassed my expectations. It's the type of travel miracle that seldom shows… Continue reading Photo Essay + Mini Travel Guide: BASEL
The medieval fortress of Chateau de Chillon on the banks of Lake Geneva in Montreux, dates back to the 12th century, or as my children call it, that-time-before-Alexa. In every guidebook and blog post that I read about travels to Switzerland, I was amazed to see that this fortress popped up as a must-visit destination.… Continue reading Chateau de Chillon, Montreux, Switzerland
The Basel Zoo tops as one of the five most favorite things we did during our week in Switzerland. It might seem odd that of all things, a zoo made it on the list, since it is something that is easily found in other cities with pretty much the same collection of animals. Chickens roaming… Continue reading Basel Zoo: A Photo Essay
THE SHORT: Skip Interlaken. Pick Murren. Schilthorn. Grindlewald, First Clif Walk, Playgrounds. THE LONG: If there is only one thing you take away from all of what I have to say about Switzerland, it should be GO SEE THE ALPS! It is hard to put into words how beautiful and majectic they are. In hindsight… Continue reading Swiss Alps: Happiest Place on Earth?
THE SHORT: Hotel Central + Chapel Bridge + Carnival + Lake Lucerne Boat Cruise + Sammlung Rosengart museum + Old Town + Pizza La Bestia View off the Chapel Bridge, Lucerne THE LONG: We landed at Zurich's Flughafen International airport at 9:00am. And even though Devand and I didn't get our beauty sleep, we were… Continue reading 24 hours in Lucerne, Switzerland