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10 stunning Swiss mountain lakes that’ll take your breath away

Fun fact. Wherever you find yourself in Switzerland, you’re never more than 16 kilometres (10 miles) from the nearest lake.  Crazy, isn’t it?  Tiny Switzerland – also known as the water castle of Europe – counts an impressive total of over 1.500 lakes. That’s definitely one too many to visit while you’re here, which leaves you with no choice […]

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#letsmuseeum: the most promising cure for museum-grinchness

(Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by #letsmuseeum.) Have you ever been offered a shot to enhance your imagination during a guided museum tour? Yeah, me neither.  Well, at least not until I joined a #letsmuseeum tour in Zurich a few weeks ago. This interactive concept might just be the key to turn museum-grinches (such as myself) into museum-groupies.  Fortunately, the […]

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25 completely free things to do in Switzerland

Switzerland is expensive. That’s old news. Wherever you go and whatever you buy, you’ll find yourself spending a lot more money than you would anywhere else. Unless you’re maybe travelling to Bermuda or Norway. But for a budget traveller, our high prices can be a real turn-off. Which is a shame, because Switzerland is a fantastic place to […]

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