Category Archive: Europe

A rainy Easter Saturday in Konstanz

Last Saturday, armed with my camera and my best intention to shoot some nice pictures, off I went to Konstanz to document its small little town charm. It is known to be THE German shopping… Continue reading

Switzerland from A – Z: D like Diversification

There is not much of traveling in it for me these days. So I can concentrate on Switzerland, which is totally worth it. I keep on with my A-Z about Switzerland. And maybe… Continue reading

Fly into 2015 with my heartfelt wishes

My Christmas wish was not fulfilled: Nobody walked up to me and told me I could, in the future, plan my trips only, explore the world, meet all kinds of different people, learn from… Continue reading

Finally…girls’ weekend again

What were we thinking when deciding to get up before 5am to catch a flight? Certainly not how tired we would be once the day would come to an end. The ones who read my… Continue reading

Switzerland from A – Z: C like CH

Have you ever booked a hotel room in Switzerland and were wondering why the currency abbreviation for Swiss Francs was  CHF in front of the amount? Or when driving through Switzerland why the car stickers show CH?… Continue reading

Switzerland from A – Z: B like Bern

Admit it, if I ask you to find a word starting with B and related to Switzerland you would think of…BANKS, of course! Well, so much has been said about Swiss banks lately, that… Continue reading

Switzerland from A – Z: A like August 1st

Obviously I was aware that Switzerland is small, but I did not really know how small until I read a newspaper article this morning: Switzerland only covers 0,03% on planet earth and would fit… Continue reading

My Apologies – Mes Excuses

Armed robbery of a jewelry shop in downtown Geneva, the robbers fled over the highway, direction Lyon. Carjacking in Lausanne, police followed the carjackers and lost them in the suburbs of Lyon. A… Continue reading

Switzerland’s South – Ascona

You can find this lovely place in the Italian speaking part of Switzerland. Italian is one of the four Swiss official languages – just in case you did not know.  

Kloster Fischingen: worth a visit

As you already know, my favourite place in Switzerland (on Earth and without even having seen all the others yet), is Zermatt. But Zermatt is not the only lovely place to see in this… Continue reading