Category Archives: Exploring Switzerland

A Smidge of French Alps

Meandering between Switzerland and France, we skirted the mountain lake wondering whether to call it Lake Léman or Lake Genéve. The plan was to visit Mont Saléve and take the cable cars up for the view and some hiking. It … Continue reading

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Mount Pilatus

Our last day of vacation was surreal. Lucerne first offered us some really interesting and historical architecture, a lake, a river and now a mountain. On top of all this wonderfullness, the weather was unseasonably warm (it got up to … Continue reading

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Ah, Lucerne, Switzerland. After departing our conflicted train/boat ride and checking into our hotel, we set out for the evening in search of sights and food. We walked over the Reuss River via the Chapel Bridge which is the city’s … Continue reading

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What Wilhelm Didn’t Tell

After a day spent traveling in planes and trains we arrived in Lugano, Switzerland. Lugano was our destination only because it was the starting point for the special panoramic train tour called the Wilhelm Tell Express. Notice the lovely curved … Continue reading

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