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I would describe Zürich as a polished metropolis, fused with a stunning burst of rural scenery. The buzzy city is situated next to serene Lake Zürich, set against a majestic backdrop of snow-capped mountains. 448 more words


Day 1. The start of our Bristol city break

After enjoying city breaks in London, Edinburgh and Birmingham we decided to head to the south west of England for our next weekend away.  My journey on board a CrossCountry train was pleasant, having an interesting conversation with an Edinburgh green keeper, learning about life on one of Scotland’s premier golf courses as we journeyed south. 652 more words


A French Odyssey

My family and I are always visiting France. We have been for as long as I can remember. 297 more words


A Day in the Lake District

As part of Julia’s birthday celebrations I planned a long weekend away in the Lake District. The plan did not go well, and was shortened by both her cold and a visit from Number One son. 340 more words


A picture perfect archipelago of 14 islands, linked by a series of bridges overlooking serene waters. Stockholm is another perfect choice weekend getaway for summer or winter. 479 more words


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