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Züri Fäscht – The Best Party You Never Heard Of – Zurich, Switzerland

Züri Fäscht – The Best Party You Never Heard Of – Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich, Switzerland is a city better known for its bankers and its numbered bank accounts than it is as a party destination for backpackers. While that is generally true, occasionally Zurich let’s …
The River Limmat – Zurich, Switzerland – Daily Photo

The River Limmat – Zurich, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Zurich Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoMount Titlis Day Tour from Zurich This photo captures some of the beauty of Zurich and the River Limmat that bisects the city.
Züri Fäscht – Zurich, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Züri Fäscht – Zurich, Switzerland – Daily Photo

No, the churches of Zurich, Switzerland don’t always have ferris wheels in front of them, but they do once every three years when the city celebrates Züri Fäscht. July 2013 is the …
Book Review: “Five Weeks One Summer” by Martin E. Block

Book Review: “Five Weeks One Summer” by Martin E. Block

If you are curious about what it would be like to spend a summer in the Swiss Alps as a solo hiker, then “Five Weeks One Summer” by Martin E. Block might …
Trekking Around Mont Blanc, France – Episode 332

Trekking Around Mont Blanc, France – Episode 332

Versailles Tours, Sightseeing & Things to DoProvence Tours, Sightseeing & Things to Do The Amateur Traveler talks to Marc Barach about his recent trek around Monte Blanc. Hiking around the giant mountain …
Swiss Cafe on a Rainy Day – Interlaken, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Swiss Cafe on a Rainy Day – Interlaken, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Not every day is a good day for sitting at a sidewalk cafe, but even a rainy day can be a good day for a picture of one. Lucerne Tours, Sightseeing & …
Spiez Castle on Lake Thun  – Interlaken, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Spiez Castle on Lake Thun – Interlaken, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Receive A $200 Air Credit Per Couple On 2014 Air Inclusive Europe ToursVisit the Jungfraujoch This castle in the lakeside town of Spiez was built in the 15th and 16th Centuries. Lake …
Travel to the Escalade – Geneva, Switzerland – Video Episode 66

Travel to the Escalade – Geneva, Switzerland – Video Episode 66

Shared Arrival Transfer: Geneva Airport to Chamonix HotelsGeneva City TourVisit the Escalade festival in Geneva Switzerland with the Amateur Traveler: This video shows a visit to the Escalade which is celebrated in …
Pikemen at the Escalade – Geneva, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Pikemen at the Escalade – Geneva, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Half-Day Trip to Chamonix and Mont Blanc from GenevaShared Departure Transfer: Chamonix Hotels to Geneva Airport There is nothing like dressing up like a 1600s pikeman with a bunch of your friends …
Oberhofen Castle – Interlaken, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Oberhofen Castle – Interlaken, Switzerland – Daily Photo

Danube River Cruises starting at $1,099.00Rhine River Cruises starting from $1,349.00 Oberhofen castle outside Interlaken sides next to and somewhat in one of the two lakes that Interlaken is… inter.