Swiss Yodelling Festival

We decided to celebrate Eid this year (25/06/2017) by attending the final day of the 30th Swiss Yodelling Festival held in Brig. Up to 15,000 yodelers, flag throwers and alphorn blowers were admired by an enthusiastic crowd of 150,000 visitors. Brig itself is located in canton Valais, surrounded by the Swiss Alps. The views of … Continue reading Swiss Yodelling Festival

Our 9 days across 9 countries journey in the Balkans

One of the best road trips I have done is across the Balkans in June 2009. Here is the itinerary of our trip: Romania: Bucharest, Bran.   Bulgaria: Ruse, Veliko Tarnovo, Shipka, Plovdiv, Sofia. Macedonia: Kumanovo, Skopje, Prilep, Bitola, Resen, Ohrid. Greece (not in the Balkans but found ourselves there twice): Niki, Florina, Meteora, Kalambaka … Continue reading Our 9 days across 9 countries journey in the Balkans