• Alps

    Switzerland certainly isn’t a cheap destination but its beautiful scenery makes it well worth visiting

    by  • October 4, 2018 • Alps, Glacier Express, Switzerland, Zermatt

    Zermatt

    The resort of Zermatt has plenty to offer the visitor at all times of the year, and can easily be reached by train from many cities, including Geneva, Bern and Lucerne. Earlier this month I was fortunate enough to visit Switzerland and to stay in the charming resort of Zermatt. Zermatt is a popular...

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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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    A Taste of the Glacier Express, Lucerne & Interlaken

    by  • May 18, 2016 • Alps, Brig, Chur, Glacier Express, Interlaken, Jungfraujoch, Lucerne, Rail, Schilthorn, Switzerland

    A Taste of the Glacier Express, Lucerne & Interlaken with included excursions to the Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn – 7 nights from £1299pp Small and landlocked it may be but that doesn’t stop Switzerland offering stunning scenery on a prodigious scale. When it comes to soaring mountain peaks, Switzerland’s are up there with the best...

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