March 2015

Spiez Gardens

Spiez & the Thunersee: Alpine Magic Part 7


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Welcome to the final part of Alpine Magic! In the last post, I went exploring Wengen during an amazing afternoon and evening, and then hiked to the top of the Mannlichen. In this final part of my 7 part Alpine Magic travel blog series, I...

Vibrance over Wengen

Exploring Wengen: Alpine Magic Part 6


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In the previous Alpine Magic blog post, we explored a lot of the Berner Oberland. We took the train to Kleine Scheidegg, and up to the Jungfraujoch (also known as the Top of Europe). We also hiked to the Bachalpsee and toured the beautiful town...

Bachalpsee Reflection

Grindelwald and the Berner Oberland: Alpine Magic Part 5


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In the last part of Alpine Magic, I hiked through Murren, Gimmelwald and Lauterbrunnen and had a blast exploring these three towns and the countryside around them. Towering waterfalls, beautiful alpine meadows and great hiking abounded! The next stop in my plans was to visit...

Purple Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen, Murren & Gimmelwald: Alpine Magic Part 4


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In the last post for Alpine Magic, we visited the Chateau de Chillon. We knew we needed to be to our next location, Lauterbrunnen, by late afternoon. The reason? The Champion's League final between Manchested United and Barcelona was being played, and we needed to...

Storybook Chillon

The Chateau de Chillon: Alpine Magic Part 3


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Part 3 of my Alpine Magic travel adventure took me to the beautiful Swiss Riviera of the town of Montreux and Switzerland's most famous castle, the Chateau de Chillon, which was built on the edge of Lac Leman, better known as Lake Geneva. If you...

Colorful Chamonix

Chamonix-Mont Blanc, France: Alpine Magic Part 2


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Welcome back to part two of Alpine Magic where I continue my exploration of the Swiss and French Alps. If you haven't read part 1, it's worth a read, as I trekked around Zermatt and the Matterhorn before heading for Chamonix! However, this part of Alpine...