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  • Verbier, Switzerland33 hours. 4 planes. 2 trains. 2 buses. Finally made it to Verbier, Switzerland! We had dinner at a local restaurant called Restaurant. Real original. Being in Switzerland and the menu being entirely in French, we asked the waiter what Posted by blakeabassett in European Quest | Feb 26, 2015
  • West Europe (Zurich)Zürich or Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland and the capital of the canton of Zürich. It is located in north-central Switzerland at the northwestern tip of Lake Zürich. The municipality has approximately 400,028 inhabitants, and the Zurich metropol Posted by minitravel in Global Trekker | Feb 15, 2015
  • West Europe (Geneva)Geneva is the second most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and is the most populous city of Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland. Situated where the Rhône exits Lake Geneva, it is the capital of the Republic and Canton Posted by minitravel in Global Trekker | Feb 15, 2015
  • Chocolate trainWhen I started reading up about places to visit and things to do in Switzerland, one thing which caught my attention was the Chocolate train. It started more as a must-do thing from Isha point of view, as I was Posted by deepab in Let's see the world... | Dec 30, 2014
  • MontreuxSince the time I fell in love with travelling, one destination which had captured my mind and heart was Switzerland. This love for Switzerland grew even more after watching DDLJ. For those who have not heard of DDLJ (Dilwale Dulhaniya Posted by deepab in Let's see the world... | Dec 30, 2014
  • 24 Hours in SwitzerlandWell, I'm back to re-telling my European Vacation story from earlier this year. I took a hiatus of a few weeks, but felt re-invigorated to blog while having lunch with my friend Sarah Langan yesterday. And, with only Posted by heather.goodin in Goodin Family Adventures | Jan 21, 2015
  • Switzerland 2014Switzerland's train system is almost a rectangle. Most people do the top side of the rectangle - land in Geneva, Jungfrau, Titlis, Lucerne, may be Rigi, then fly out of Zurich. We were interested in taking the Glacier Express because Posted by sgarje in Shashi's Travel blog | Jan 17, 2015
  • Switzerland 2014Switzerland's train system is almost a rectangle. Most people do the top side of the rectangle - land in Geneva, Jungfrau, Titlis, Lucerne, may be Rigi, then fly out of Zurich. We were interested in taking the Glacier Express because Posted by sgarje in Shashi's Travel blog | Jan 17, 2015
  • Auf geht esHallo zusammen Nun ist es drei Jahre her, dass ich das letzte Mal länger auf dem Fahrrad saß. Morgen geht mein Flug nach Los Angeles. Anschliessend trete ich wieder in die Pedale. Freu mich sehr auf Wüste, Berge und lange, endlosen Posted by Snowshoe in Coast2Coast | Jan 11, 2015
  • Rigi"Today was a very very very good day" we caught a boat (free trip thanks to our eurail pass) to the base of Mt Rigi where we took a cog rail way up to the summit. Amazing views the whole Posted by Bronwyn.Hooper in bronwyn and dean adventuring | Jan 10, 2015
  • Wengen to lucerne Traveled from Wengen to Lucern past 5 lakes and across one mountain range. Once in Lucern we walked to the wooden Chapel Bridge and through the old part of town. By accident thinking we were cho Posted by Bronwyn.Hooper in bronwyn and dean adventuring | Jan 10, 2015
  • Day 4 wengen Today was our last day in Wengen and we started the day as usual by a wander down to the local bakery to get croissants for breakfast. We then trained across to Grindenwald a larger town tucked right Posted by Bronwyn.Hooper in bronwyn and dean adventuring | Jan 8, 2015
  • Skiing Another blue sky day perfect for skiing. After being crammed like sardines into a gondola we had a day on the slopes without queues and managed to ski from all of the lifts on our side of the mountain. Posted by Bronwyn.Hooper in bronwyn and dean adventuring | Jan 8, 2015
  • Jungfrau - the top of EuropeIn Wengen we are staying in a small delightful apartment with views across the valley. Today we travelled by cog railway to the top of Jungfrau (3454 metres). Once again blue skies and fabulous views wherever we looked. Posted by Bronwyn.Hooper in bronwyn and dean adventuring | Jan 6, 2015
  • Wengen via zurich Six hour train journey from Salzburg to Zurich some amazing mountain scenery. Just a short overnight stay in Zurich but the city centre on a river flowing into a lake was great to wander around. Why you would Posted by Bronwyn.Hooper in bronwyn and dean adventuring | Jan 5, 2015
  • Day 152: Zurich, SwitzerlandSo for the Swiss national day they have this epic street party in Zurich. It's like a rave parade. Everyone had crazy costumes and stuff. I just wore these gold booty shorts and some leis. And Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
  • Searching for ElvesYou get lazy when you become used to the road and new destinations as a lifestyle. Places that you would usually break bones to visit can be easily written off as ho-hum; you're travel weary and your capacity for wonder Posted by Gmp13 in Fernweh | Dec 15, 2014
  • A Bern-esque Show** Guest Commentary from Hodge After a week in the incredible, yet vulgar city of Paris, I find it fitting to compare Bern to a burlesque show, only the attraction is for true beauty, nature and mysterious culture rather than, boobs, Posted by Gmp13 in Fernweh | Dec 15, 2014
  • Cheese and Chocolate in SwitzerlandSwiss beer is not good. Swiss chocolate is excellent. Swiss airports are confusing. Our plane touches down with a jerk in Switzerland...hang on in France...oh no wait Switzerland. Actually I've no idea where we are and neither does Fern. Our ticket s Posted by rj2v in D.Y.O.T | Dec 9, 2014
  • Thanksgiving In SwitzerlandSince Em just got here, we have decided to stay in Europe for the holidays for this year. It gives us a chance to travel and see some folks. First up for Thanksgiving, we took advantage of the Posted by TeamGreen in Chris Arrives! | Dec 7, 2014
  • The Swiss speak everything but English? (Part 2)After dealing with the car rental fiasco, I thought we could officially begin our Euro trip, part deux. The GPS thought otherwise. Me: "So, do we know where we are going in Lausanne? Mom: "Yes, the Olympic museum." Dad: "I'm trying to Posted by CuriousCaseOf in Action is Character | Nov 29, 2014
  • 35 Burgundy to LucerneON TO LUCERNE SEPT 25TH. Enjoyed travelling through the French countryside, through Burgundy and after crossing the Jura Mts we crossed into Switzerland at Basel and arrived in Lucerne late afternoon. But not before the Swiss Watch talk about where to b Posted by RuthWinmill in Ruth & Ralph's RTW Trip | Nov 16, 2014
  • Lucerne - Somewhere over the Rainbow.Last time on Blissful Adventures… Having visited the somewhat faded lakeside resort of Interlaken in a futile search for spectacular views of the iconic mountains and glaciers of the High Alps, our intrepid travellers were so distraught at their failur Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Nov 9, 2014
  • Interlaken - No Longer a Chocolate BoxIn its heyday at the beginning of the last century Interlaken was bursting with luxury hostelries catering to the Hooray-Henry’s of the world. It is easy to imagine guests arriving by lake steamer from Bern or on board the luxurious Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Nov 7, 2014
  • Bern - Einstein War HierAlbert Einstein and his family spent 7 years in this Bern apartment at the start of the twentieth century when he worked as a technical expert (third class) in the Swiss national patent office… [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/171352/1-P1110034.jpg Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Nov 5, 2014
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