Category: Switzerland

Walking Luzern

When you visit Luzern, be sure to allow time to just take a stroll and enjoy the sights of the city. As in nearly all European cities, the place of interest is the Old Town (Altstadt).

Read More

Zurich to Innsbruck by Rail

One of the scenic pleasures of rail travel is the journey from Zurich to Innsbruck. The short leg from Bludenz, Austria to Innsbruck is often cited as scenic but we found ourselves gazing out of the window along the entire trip.

Read More

Mt Pilatus from Luzern

After visiting Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn, Mt Pilatus may seem small at a mere 7,000 feet. But that doesn’t mean that the trip isn’t worth doing.

Read More

Swiss Alps Day Tour

After planning to scale the heights of the alps at Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn, we felt the need to balance that with a broader view. A Swiss Alps Day Tour seemed ideal.

Read More

Schilthorn and below

High above Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland is Schilthorn at 2970m. The summit is well worth a visit but so too are the picturesque villages below.

Read More