• Archive for September, 2017

    Bergen is Hosting This Year’s Road Cycling World Championships

    by  • September 23, 2017 • Bergen, Sport

    The Elite Men’s Road Race will take place tomorrow, ending with 11 circuits of Bergen. The UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) 2017 Road World Championships have been taking place this week in the spectacular setting of the Norwegian city of Bergen.  The championships have included men’s and women’s elite, under -23 and junior time trials...

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    Zurich – A liveable city

    by  • September 18, 2017 • Zurich

    I exited the train station tired, dirty and disorientated at 8am that Friday morning. After trying to sleep on a train hurtling through Germany I wasn’t 100% ready for my next adventure, but here I am. I make my way through town along the river, passing the bicycles and trams carrying commuters to work;...

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    Lucerne – A fairytale city in the heart of the Swiss Alps

    by  • September 14, 2017 • Alps, Brig, City Breaks, Glacier Express, Lucerne, Rail, Shopping, Zermatt

    Combine a visit to Lucerne with a trip on the world famous Glacier Express train. Switzerland has to rank as one of the most beautiful countries in Europe. Over 60% of the country is mountainous, with the Alps taking up the central and southern-most areas. In all seasons the scenery is stunning, whether you’re...

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    Day trip from Milan to Lake Como

    by  • September 12, 2017 • Lake Como, Milan

    Lake Como has always been a top destination for celebrities and the wealthy of the world but I feel like recently it’s become a point of interest for all travellers. I’ve heard four of my friends visit in the last few months which got me thinking; is Lake Como in fashion in 2017? I...

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