Switzerland Travel Articles

 
The Swiss Underpants – Switzerland
Ann spots three pairs of the fanciest men's underpants I had ever laid eyes on...you know, those skimpy, low-cut, nylon net Euro kind no red-blooded American male would be caught dead wearing, and pro
Where Bananas and Lost Tickets Go – Switzerland
Josh Sprague is thrilled to find his Eurail pass..
Freedom? – Switzerland
Michael Millhouse takes on "The Man", reincarnated
Ducks of the Interlaken – Interlaken, Switzerland
Two memories of Interlaken that will always stay w
My Swiss Secret – Switzerland
My Swiss Secret – Switzerland My Swiss Secret La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland I have been going to a special spot in Switzerland for a few years now. I’ve told all my friends about it. But, even though I’m a writer, I’ve kept it a secret from the general public, lest too many readers discover the beauty of this private place and […]
Ducks of Interlaken – Interlaken, Switzerland
Ducks of the Interlaken Interlaken, Switzerland I have two great memories of Interlaken. First, the ducks that tried to kill us. Second, the laundromat. After seven weeks of rain, camping around Europe in a two-man tent, my wife and I entered Switzerland on a gloriously sunny day. Our first view of the Alps was magnificent, […]
Switzerland Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Switzerland Where is it: Switzerland is located in central Europe, east of France, north of Italy. Why do people go here: Switzerland’s biggest draw are the dramatic Swiss Alps. Those that can ski do so in excess, and everyone else goes to Interlachen, the adventure capital of Europe. Interlachen brims with backpackers […]
Lucerne and the Sunrise – Lucerne, Switzerland
Lucerne and the Sunrise Lucerne, Switzerland The sunrise over Lucerne’s most acclaimed peak, the 2132 ft. Mount Pilatus, has hypnotized hikers and artists for centuries. - Lets Go: Europe 1998 So read the first sentence of the short description of Lucerne, Switzerland, that I studied as I hunkered down for the one-hour train ride from […]
Chasing the Sun #3: Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland, France
Chasing the Sun #3: Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland, France From ferry gambling to storks in Waddeweitz, Bamberg smokebeer to flooding in Prague, Bid and Renee see a little of everything.
The Hills Are Alive…or how my Dad and I survived the Alps – Switzerland
The Hills Are Alive…or how my Dad and I survived the Alps – Switzerland The Hills Are Alive…or how my Dad and I survived the Alps Switzerland Above the clouds in the Jungfrau Region Except for the sound of a jingling cowbell, the world was quiet. The Alpine air, which smelled of freshly baked muffins, clung to my nostrils. I could have sworn we were the only two people […]