European Alps French Swiss and Italian

Posted on March 3, 2016 By

The alps mountains are well known and popular place in Europe. There are also other Alps regions but we will talk about thos lying in Europe. This great system of mountains is stretching across many european countries. From east it is Austria and Slovenia to west to France. The range also includes countries like Switzerland,…


Scenic Swiss Tour

Posted on March 1, 2016 By

Route Day 01 Zürich – Lucerne – Mt. Titlis – Interlaken We depart from Zurich at 8 in the morning. A small drive takes us to the town of Lucerne. In the afternoon we advance to the mountain resort of Engelberg. A ropeway car takes us to the peak of Mount Titlis and carries you…


Zermatt Winter Travel Packages

Posted on February 21, 2016 By

The Swiss Alps are a great destination for skiing, the most popular areas located in Valais, Graubunden and Bernese Oberland. Zermatt is a village in the Valais area at the northern base of the Matterhorn. Despite the growth in popularity and the fact that it is one of the greatest mountain climbing and ski locations…


Swiss Hiking A Fabulous Get Away

Posted on February 15, 2016 By

An enthusiastic hiker and outdoor fanatic are not terms I would ever use to describe myself. My husband, on the contrary, is just that. The man would live under the stars if he could! It does seem interesting that the two of us ended up together, considering our interests are rather opposite and there is…


Preparation Tips for Hiking the Swiss Alps

Posted on February 11, 2016 By

With some of the most scenic landscapes in the world, hiking the Swiss Alps is sure to be one of the most fabulous vacations you have ever taken. You will get to experience the majestic Alps as well as enjoy the charm and allure of the quaint local towns and natives. However, before you begin…


Swiss Fondue Recipe and History

Posted on February 3, 2016 By

Truly epic, fondue history starts with a recipe in Homer’s Iliad (Song XI). Doesn’t it stand to reason that the mixture described of Pramnos wine, grated goat’s cheese and white flour was a fondue? Well, whether that’s what Homer was describing or not, fondue history states that the warm cheese dish originated in Switzerland but…


Geneva Young Travellers Guide

Posted on January 28, 2016 By

Geneva, Switzerland, was never on my “to visit” list. I knew it was the home of the United Nations and the Red Cross, but I never thought I’d go to the fifth-most expensive city in the world as someone on a student budget. A friend of mine wanted to go there on our spring break,…


Are You Travelling To Switzerland

Posted on January 11, 2016 By

Know How to Make Your Trip to  Switzerland Memorable Tips, entry requirements and places to see on a vacation to Switzerland Where is Switzerland? Switzerland is a small country that is located in the heart of Western Europe and is situated in some of the highest points of the Alps. Unlike most of the Western…


Wine Travel Arkansas Wine Country

Posted on January 7, 2016 By

Over 135 years ago, many German-Swiss immigrants traveled well into the south central United States to stake their claim. And back in the 1870’s, the beautiful Ozark Mountain area of northwestern Arkansas seemed an appropriate place to begin. Rolling mountains, while not quite the height or splendor of the Swiss Alps, offered a reminder of…


Swiss Army Travel Gear

Posted on January 1, 2016 By

Guys and gals looking for travel luggage that is built to stand up to the toughest baggage handlers and travel conditions should take a good look at Swiss Army luggage. These amazing travel bags are built to protect your important personal possessions while on the go. How many times have you flown a major airline…