Explore Geneva in 7 easy steps

Explore Geneva in 7 easy steps

Find a great hotel I enjoyed my stay in the Eastwest Hotel which is in-between the train main station Cornavin and the lake. It is a nice boutique hotel. Don’t forget to pick up your free public transportation card at

5 swiss ski resorts you shouldn’t miss

5 swiss ski resorts you shouldn’t miss

Switzerland has many awesome ski resort. Therefore, it’s quite challenging to choose the perfect location for the next ski trip. Well, this list might help. I have picked for you five ski resort for different needs and preferences. Aletsch Arena –

5 unforgettable places in Switzerland

5 unforgettable places in Switzerland

I can’t wait to kick off winter season but let me show you first my most memorable Swiss summer memories. Which of these places have you already visited? Appenzell – Berggasthaus Aescher Fählensee – the Swiss Fjord in the Alpstein

Arosa and Lenzerheide – the new skiing dream team

Arosa and Lenzerheide – the new skiing dream team

Here I come! The opening of the Urdenbahn the heart of the ski connection Lenzerheide-Arosa was eagerly awaited. The Urdenbahn connects the Rothorn-Side from Urdenfürggli (Lenzerheide West) across a long mountain valley with Arosa. The whole new skiing area with

10 Things to do in Davos Klosters

10 Things to do in Davos Klosters

The urban Davos and idyllic Klosters are a great couple! While Davos – the highest “town” in Europe – is famed for its diversity of sports, leisure and cultural facilities, Klosters surprises with charm and authentic alpine style. Even royal

Photo Essay – Toblerone Mountain love

Photo Essay – Toblerone Mountain love

Two month ago we did spend an amazing weekend in one of the most famous Swiss destinations – Zermatt – with the goal to visit all mountain lakes which are famous for their Matterhorn reflections. We were blessed with fabulous

Golden Autumn in the Derborence

Golden Autumn in the Derborence

Located near Sion the Derborence lake was created due to a massiv landside from the Diablerets Mountains in the 18th century. These days, the valley is a unique nature reserve that fascinates all kind of explorers. The forest that arose

Travel Tuesday Snapshot – Almost top of Europe

Travel Tuesday Snapshot – Almost top of Europe

The Jungfraujoch is with 3‘471 metres above sea level the so called “top of Europe”. Even though I grew up pretty close to this touristy place in Switzerland I’ve never been up there. Way too expensive (in my opinion). Another

Travel Tuesday Snapshot – idyllic Gantrischseeli

Travel Tuesday Snapshot – idyllic Gantrischseeli

Sorry guys I’m so lazy in posting english articles – but I’ve been on the road and I still have to catch up with all my other tasks… However, here a short update from my hike last weekend. This Travel

Wet, wet, wet – springs and waterfalls in the Bernese Oberland

Wet, wet, wet – springs and waterfalls in the Bernese Oberland

The pictures from my last hike fit perfectly for this week’s Frifotos theme which is “wet”. Last weekend we were on a short trip in the beautiful Simmental in Switzerland. The valley got its name from the Simme, a 55