Monthly Archives: April 2014

Switzerland: Riding the Bernina Express Train

If there is one special train you should take in Switzerland, it would be the Bernina Express. This fantastic train ride takes you past valleys and castles, through the Alps, zooming past tiny little mountain towns, over towering viaducts, spinning spiraling tunnels, with elevations varying between 429 meters above sea level (1,407 feet) to a […]

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Switzerland: Lucern, Basel, Bern, Zurich, and Geneva

I’m going to start my European Honeymoon recap by going over all the major cities we visited in Switzerland. I see Switzerland tourism split into two parts: the cities vs. the majestic railroads that take you through the Alps.¬†For the most part, Swiss cities take about half a day each to explore, as you will […]

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How to travel well on a budget

There are a lot of travel blogs out there that will explain in greater detail what me and my husband were able to put together for our honeymoon, but I guess it never hurts to have another point of view! We originally planned for a honeymoon in Japan. We are big culture and nature buffs, […]

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