Exploring Switzerland 2017 – of suspension bridges, natural pools and waterfalls, watch museums, cow parades, medieval villages, Roman and pumpkin festivals

Here are some new places we’ve discovered this summer and autumn around Switzerland. Alpabfahrt (Swiss cow parade) in Engelberg Alpabfahrt is a fantastic age-old Swiss tradition one must witness once in a lifetime. I first heard (literally because of the cow bells) it from our room in the hostel in Interlaken in 2007. The cows … Continue reading Exploring Switzerland 2017 – of suspension bridges, natural pools and waterfalls, watch museums, cow parades, medieval villages, Roman and pumpkin festivals

A short trip to Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Some fun facts about one of the world’s smallest countries: Language: German Currency: Swiss Franc Airports: None Borders: Austria and Switzerland (making it a doubly-landlocked country as Austria and Switzerland are both landlocked) Interesting political fact:┬áIn a constitutional referendum in 2003, the royals won sweeping new powers giving them the power to veto parliamentary decisions … Continue reading A short trip to Vaduz, Liechtenstein