Tips and hacks for your trips this Spring

Tips and hacks for your trips this Spring

Author: Ipsita Barua, Travel Editor The snow has melted. Baby leaves are sprouting. Wildflowers, daffodils and tulips are vying for attention. The days are longer and warmer. Spring has officially arrived. With the long Easter holidays and school break, this time of the year is everyone's favourite to pack bags without weighty woollens and set out [...]

5 Tips on how to master the skill of speaking in German

5 Tips on how to master the skill of speaking in German

Today on the blog, we have Anna Pastrikos, sharing the second article of her series on learning German on My Swiss Story. If you have read my last article, you will remember that I gave you an overview of the 4 sub-skills that you need in order to learn any language - including German. Now [...]

Go Solo. Fall in love.

Go Solo. Fall in love.

Some people say it takes guts. Some say it takes willpower. I say, all it takes is a fraction of a second, when egged on by your conscience and a deep desire to break free from the mundane, you decide to give ‘solo travel’ a go! The more you think, the more it's not happening. [...]