Category Archive: Europe

Xmas time, family time, no matter where

Who does not think of family when Christmas approaches. However sometimes things are not so easy. If you don’t live close to your family it takes a lot of organizing in advance. You also… Continue reading

L’Estartit

If you find yourself in L’Estartit, Catalunya, Spain and your are not a fervent diver, you have no car to explore the surroundings, what are you going to do? Once you have enough… Continue reading

Avignon – Leucate

“Life is a journey…not a destination.” Ralph Waldo Emerson said. This applies to traveling too. I cannot remember how man times in the past we hit the road to drive down to Spain. In… Continue reading

Getting almost to the “Top of Europe”

Switzerland is not part of political but “only” of the geographical Europe and the “Top of Europe” is in Switzerland and it is having a huge success amongst tourists from all over the world. The destination was… Continue reading

How to catch a cold in the middle of summer

Geneva, Lausanne, Bern, Zürich, Kreuzlingen Münsterlingen Spital. In 4 hours and 18 minutes you cross Switzerland diagonally from South West to North East to end up on the shores of the other big Swiss… Continue reading

Up the hill

A great outdoor Saturday, escaping the heat of the city. Once a year my extra sportive friend who runs 10 km almost daily forgets about her sportive ambitions and adapts her step to mine as we… Continue reading

It is not my fault – it is in my genes

But aren’t you happy with where you live? Yes I am happy, and trust me, I really thought about it a lot. Self-finding books, meditation and other means to find my inner happiness are… Continue reading

5 different countries in 30 minutes

As most Sunday mornings, today I also followed my swimming ritual. Others go to church on that day, I connect best to whatever is above us while gliding through the water. I had… Continue reading

Day trip to paradise

Switzerland is not known for its high temperature and when we get a few days like we’ve had for the last week we are over the moon at first. 30°C, 32°C, 35°C, 38°C… Then… Continue reading

L (ove) Y (ou) O (fficially) N (ow) – LYON

A trip to France was the idea for a long weekend ahead. It was supposed to start on May 1st. Strasbourg and Arles were on my list until I was told that going anywhere in… Continue reading