• Trips in Switzerland

    Baumwipfelpfad

    Tree Top Walk, or in German: Baumwipfelpfad, is an interesting way to see a forest from a completely different perspective. This is possible in many locations all over Europe, mainly in Germany but also in Switzerland. Just google “baumwipfelpfad” and you will find a long list of options. We tried a Baumwipfelpfad in Switzerland, close to Mogelsberg. A 500 meters long track with a look…

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    The Blue Lake

    BLAUSEE, the blue lake, is situated in a huge (200.000 m2) car-free nature park by the river Kander. The lake is really small, but still a true gem. From the parking lot we walked through a mystery wood with huge rocks covered with moss, then arriving by the shore of the blue lake – beautiful – stunning – unreal… It must be seen. On the…

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    Cow riding

    COW RIDING, yes, if you really do not like horseback riding, why not try a cow instead. It also makes much more fun; at least it did for us 🙂 At Bolderhof, not far from Schaffhausen, they greeted us in the morning, and after a cup of coffee, waiting for the weather to get better, we went to the cows. They had been washed, polished and were…

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    Lago Maggiore

    BRISSAGO is often our base for visits by Lago (lake) Maggiore. It’s perfect for mountain trips, lots of options for boat tours and a shopping day in Ascona. We stay at the Parkhotel Brenscino Brissago. It has a wonderful view over Brissago and the lake from all rooms, the restaurant as well as from the very nice pool area. The hotel is situated in its…