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A weekend in the mountains

For the French part of our weekend adventure we caught an Easy Bus from Geneva airport to Morzine in the French alps for a couple of days of fresh mountain air. 463 more words


A break in the Swiss Alps

First time I went to Switzerland I knew it was an expensive country. However, I happily realised that the best things to see are free. These are the amazing views, towards the majestic, intimidating mountains, with their tops covered in white snow, almost shouting without a sound how hostile that can be for a week being as we human are. 139 more words



Why has it taken me so long to write a retrospective about our amazing year in Switzerland and Europe? Maybe it’s just run-of-the-mill procrastination, but I suspect it’s more that talking about it being over still makes me sad. 671 more words

Family Travel

Geneva: A collection of places

Lake Geneva

It’s beautiful to see its clean waters and walk throughout the banks. I recommend that you take the boat to cross the lake and get a full view of the surroundings will enjoying the trip. 96 more words



Interlaken known for its better connectivity to various regions is situated at the edge of 3 region Jungfrau, Lake Thun and Lake Brienz. The view from this place is spectacular especially during good weather. 626 more words


Refugee chefs take over Geneva restaurants: ‘I am convinced it can help change people’s perceptions’

Source: The Local

By Caroline Bishop; caroline.bishop@thelocal.com @calbish

On Sunday October 15th Sri Lankan chef Thambithurai Sritharan, an asylum seeker in Switzerland, will take over the kitchen of the Brasserie des Halles de l’Ile in Geneva as part of the first Swiss edition of the Refugee Food Festival. 185 more words


Life in Lengnau

This is my tenth post!

This week saw our first proper snow-fall on the mountain, it was short-lived (and had more or less disappeared within a couple of days) but really stunning. 1,063 more words