Ruinaulta – Day trips in Switzerland

Ruinaulta – Day trips in Switzerland

On the blog today, we have the Drakes with another idea for a day trip to Ruinaulta, the Grand Canyon of Switzerland. The Rhein (Rhine) river shapes the German speaking portion of Switzerland, literally as a border, economically and socially. Richard Wagner captured this sentiment and emotion in his Opera, “Das Rheingold” while living in [...]

Lac D’ Emosson – Perfect Day Trip Ideas

Lac D’ Emosson – Perfect Day Trip Ideas

Today on the blog, we have my wonderful friend Catalina Escalante, who loves to travel, explore the outdoors, and is obsessed with visiting every corner and every lake in Switzerland. This time she tells us about a remote gem her husband and 2 daughters discovered on their way from Mont Blanc to Zermatt: Lac d’ [...]

Grimselwelt – Gelmersee Circular Hike

Grimselwelt – Gelmersee Circular Hike

When everything feels like an uphill struggle, Just think of the view from the top. Before I start this article, let me tell you that I am not into hiking, outdoors, or sports. I come from a different culture; playing a sport was never a part of your education, walking was for fatties and the [...]