5 reasons why Switzerland is a perfect travel on a time budget destination

Anyone who knows me will vouch that I absolutely adore Switzerland.  And other than the fact that it’s a tad expensive, why wouldn’t you? But it’s not just the highly liveable cities, breathtaking scenery and fantastic food, it’s also a favourite for the sheer fact that’s it’s a perfect country to explore if you’re on...
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The Bernina Express: riding on top of the world through Switzerland’s spectacular mountains

If you love trains, mountains, or both, then this is the ideal trip for you.  The Bernina Express, a 122 km train journey through some of Switzerland’s most breath-taking and picturesque scenery, is an unforgettable experience and a great way to savour the diverse Swiss landscape on a short trip away. We had been on...
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Behind every man is a great woman: insights into Einstein and his wife in Bern

Follow my blog with Bloglovin “Those were good times, the years in Bern”, so said the legendary physicist Albert Einstein of his seven years in the Swiss capital. Einstein is not the only famous or noteworthy person connected to this Swiss canton (others include the Nobel Prize winner, Emil Kocher, and the Bond actress Ursula...
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Olympic Inspiration in Switzerland

Lausanne is probably not the number one destination of choice for tourists visiting Switzerland, being overshadowed by the three main cities, Zurich, Geneva and Bern. However, as I found out recently, a short trip to this picturesque lakeside city is definitely worth the effort. Lausanne sits on the shores of Lac Leman (Lake Geneva) and...
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