Switzerland


As the largest city in Switzerland, Zurich is the financial center of the country and happens to sit right on the beautiful Lake Zurich where it flows into the River Limmat. This culturally rich hot spot with a contemporary flare continues to be recognized as one of the world’s most livable cities. It may not be the cheapest destination, but it’s worth a visit even...

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Don’t get me wrong, there’s something enticing about traveling to a new place that you have never been to. But sometimes, there are those destinations that you continue to feel drawn to long after you have left. There’s something pulling you back there and you hope that one day you’ll have the chance to return. When I heard about Booked.net – Top Destinations to Go There,...

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Another long layover on our way home meant another journey through a new city for the day. When we arrived in Zurich, it was still dark outside. We decided to head to Starbucks first to have a small breakfast before the sun rose. Afterwards, we walked down Niederdorfstrasse to see the different shops, even though they were still mostly all closed. We continued walking and eventually...

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In case it has not been obvious enough, my sister Kristen and I spent this Christmas in Africa! After lots of careful research and planning, we booked our trip with Kaya Volunteer to head to Livingstone, Zambia for two weeks to volunteer with African Impact and work on some community development during Christmas time. During the weekdays, we teach in the community schools in the mornings...

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