Travel

Romantic Escape – Leukerbad

A few hours away by train but a million light years away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Leukerbad is a romantic retreat where sparks are sure to fly!

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Swiss Grand Tour

Visit to Viamala Gorge, Mineralbaths & Splügen . After indulging in a few delicious pfirschsteines in Chur ( see Grand Tour Part 1 ), we jumped on a train out to Thusis, where we caught the postbus to Viamala , a gorge as deep as 300meters. The postbus ride itself is worth the visit-- the…

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Hiking with Kids – Grimmimutz Trail

Stumped for ideas on where to go & what to do with little mini me’s running around, we turned to our expert friends at Switzerland Tourism who know (and love) every green hill, mountain top and lake this gorgeous land has to offer to scope out the current Families on Tour itinerary connected to the…

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Ballenberg – A MUST for Swiss newbies

A “must” for any newbie to Switzerland or those of us that have been living here 10 years, yet embarrassingly can’t name all 26 Kantons. Ballenberg is an outdoor museum celebrating the valuable farm life, historical traditions and craftsmanship that makes Switzerland the remarkable country it is. While us City Slickers most commonly associate Switzerland…

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