The oldest clock tower in the city chimes a minute ahead of the rest; historic rank over the many that add their song to the wind every hour on the hour in the ancient city
It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of SWISS International Air Lines and have much love for everything Switzerland. This after living the dream and exploring the picturesque country on a trip with them
Picture Perfect Switzerland By invitation of Swiss International Airlines, I recently joined a media group for a postcard-perfect visit to Switzerland. Flying Business Class out of Johannesburg to Zurich, we took the numerous impressive
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If there’s a way to gain confidence while having fun, it’s definitely through travel and exploring the unexplored. Almost everybody loves the sight of snow-capped mountains, scenic landscapes and gorgeous beach sunsets with the experience
Ever dreamed of living the lifestyle of a travel blogger? Well, this could be your big break. Busabout, the expert in flexible travel, is seeking a team of four talented travel addicts to Snap, vlog, blog
With the passing of the world’s longest-reigning monarch last year, Thailand mourned the loss of a symbol of unity and nationhood. Yet behind that was a family man, jazz enthusiast, sailor and animal lover. Here
Thailand. – It’s never too late to show respect for a great man lost. Thailand’s beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world’s longest-reigning monarch, passed away on 13 October 2016 after 70 years as head of
Switzerland. – Last December as a guest of Swiss International Air Lines, I joined a group of fun loving, adventurous South Africans to travel to Switzerland with Danica Helfrich, Head of SWISS South Africa. For 4
#SwitzerlandWithSWISS. – A Winter Wonderland as captured during my December visit with SWISS International Air Lines. Incredible beauty in the snow covered hills, cobbled streets, Christmas markets, walking tours, scenic train rides and snow covered
In this series of posts for #VenusOnTheGo, I have examined the various aspects of my packing process, be it My Struggle With Packing or how best to prepare for An African Safari – The
Switzerland – I can’t get enough of these caramel coloured fluffy cows and the song of their cowbells on the cool wind. They remain one of my favourite things from my #SwitzerlandwithSWISS.
Switzerland – From Locarno-Orselina you can reach Cardada in only five minutes, providing you aren’t walking of course. The view offers you a simultaneous look at both Switzerland’s lowest spot, the delta of the Maggia river, as well
Switzerland – Walk the streets, walk the path, follow nature’s prints. #SwitzerlandwithSWISS
Switzerland – The Sanctuary of the Madonna del Sasso on the hill above Locarno is accessible by foot up a pathway that passes ten churches on the way. Although we took the Funicular to this place of pilgrimage
Switzerland – A closer look at Ascona on Lake Maggiore, Ticino.
Switzerland – Bicycles of Locarno and Ascona, Ticino.
Switzerland – Statue art and the fine details of Locarno and Ascona, Ticino.
Switzerland – Balconies and windows of Locarno and Ascona, Ticino.
Switzerland – Imagine popping over to Italy for lunch. That’s exactly what we did whilst travelling between St Moritz and the Ticino region in the South of Switzerland. Taking the Bernina Panoramic Express, we arrived in Tirano with enough time to walk the
Switzerland – At about 3 000 metres about sea level the Diavolezza or ‘Beautiful She Devil’ is one of the most popular skiing destinations in the area. With its eight peaks, ice-capped ridges and perfect mountain scenery set
Switzerland – Team #SwitzerlandwithSWISS at The Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl taking in the views, with our host Stephanie from Engadin St Moritz.
Switzerland – The funicular to The Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl just outside St Moritz is met at the valley station Punt Muragl. It takes ten minutes to climb the 2201m of steep mountainside through sweet smelling pine trees, to
Switzerland – ‘Did you enjoy the Alps? Did you feel fabulous?’ My favourite question from a friend on my return from Switzerland. The answer of course was YES! I did. I still do. I always will have elated feelings
Switzerland – There’s a romance to train travel. In this case much enhanced by the comfort of a first class cabin and its impressive curved windows, which allow a full panoramic view towards the impressive Alps. We travelled from
Switzerland. – The day is here. Tonight I join Swiss airlines on their #SwitzerlandwithSWISS Media Trip to the St Moritz and Bellinzona regions. It’s my first time there and the excitement and anticipation is HUGE. Here’s to the ’Swiss