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Budget Tips for Visiting Basel Switzerland

Budget Tips for Visiting Basel Switzerland

Visiting Basel, Switzerland, on a Budget – Yes It’s Possible!

There are few places in the world as breathtaking as Basel, Switzerland. With captivating scenery, it’s no wonder it has become the third largest Swiss city. Basel, like much of Switzerland, is famous for its cheese, watches, and high-quality chocolate. At least, that’s all I knew about it before deciding to visit.

November 1, 2017 | By More
Favorite Breathtaking Drives To The Swiss Alps

Favorite Breathtaking Drives To The Swiss Alps

Here are some of the most spectacular Alpine roads that are guaranteed to make you forget all about the destination and just enjoy the journey.

There are so many possible routes to take in Europe when you’re considering a driving holiday but one of the most breathtaking has to be the route to The Alps. If you are driving through to the Alps from the UK you will be able to pass through France, Lichtenstein, and Switzerland. Whether you’re planning to take your time and make stops along the way or simply want to have the pleasure of having your own car at your disposal while you’re in Switzerland, taking the scenic route is definitely a good option every time!

January 16, 2017 | By More
Top Choices For Great Skiing in Europe

Top Choices For Great Skiing in Europe

Best skiing locations in Europe

Europe is one of the best and exciting destinations in the world for all you ski enthusiasts. If you’re looking for thrills, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoe walks or just a white venture away with the family, then Europe is the destination that will fit all your snowy needs.

If you’re a little less energetic and just want to enjoy the view, Europe has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. The traditional alpine villages and soaring mountain tops with the breath-taking views will make your glad you made the journey. When you finally hit the bottom of the slope, you’ll be welcomed with charming hotels equipped with trendy shops and quality restaurants and activities for all ages.

December 14, 2016 | By More
World’s Most Glamorous Celebrity Owned Resorts – Vacation Like A Superstar!

World’s Most Glamorous Celebrity Owned Resorts – Vacation Like A Superstar!

It would seem that media superstars know a thing or two about glamorous experiences and luxury surroundings. After all, if you had mega-millions at your disposal, you’d definitely have a taste for the finest luxury goods and most breathtaking settings. So it should be no surprise that many media celebrities have purchased resort properties to reflect their personal vision of resort utopia. While some have failed, many have succeeded in becoming the most glamorous and sought after resort properties in the world.

Here’s a look at The World’s Most Glamorous Celebrity Owned Resorts

May 20, 2016 | By More
Before You Get Too Old! Five To-Die-For Snowboarding Destinations

Before You Get Too Old! Five To-Die-For Snowboarding Destinations

Five Exhilarating Snowboarding Destinations You’ll Want To Visit At Least Once In Your Life

Every snowboarder has a bucket list as long as their arm of places to ride before they stop shredding forever. However, with many of these “dream” destinations the idea of the place is better than the actual riding to be had. So before you grab your snowboards and head out the door, here are five snowboarding destinations that should be at the top of your list and will NOT disappoint:

October 24, 2014 | By More
5 of The World’s Most Luxurious and Expensive Hotel Rooms – Live The Life Of The Uber-Rich!

5 of The World’s Most Luxurious and Expensive Hotel Rooms – Live The Life Of The Uber-Rich!

As celebrities and the uber-rich have demand even more luxury and indulgence, the 5-star rating is no longer sufficient indication that the hotel is the best.  Six-star has yet to come of age, but there are still incredible suites and rooms in the world’s most expensive hotels that command a tariff more than the average […]

March 25, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Get To Know Europe's Family Friendly Vacation Villages

Get To Know Europe's Family Friendly Vacation Villages

There’s a hidden treasure in Europe that everyone with kids needs to know about – family friendly holiday vacation villages built to entertain families in high style. Think grand resort comes to the countryside – and the prices are outstanding! For most of us the thought of visiting Europe with the kids in tow conjures […]

May 25, 2010 | By | Reply More
Don't Drive in Austria or Switzerland Without Your Road Tax Stamp Sticker

Don't Drive in Austria or Switzerland Without Your Road Tax Stamp Sticker

There are big fines for drivers in Austria and Switzerland who don’t have a Vignette Sticker (road tax stamp for driving on motorways and expressways) – so vacationers with rental cars beware!  Thanks go to Luda Kirk for sharing a painful tale of being fined in Austria for not having the proper sticker.  And you […]

May 24, 2009 | By | 5 Replies More
World’s Best Chocolate Vacations!

World’s Best Chocolate Vacations!

For everyone who loves chocolate as much as I do, it’s time to plan a vacation swirling with chocolate tours and adventures. Nothing matches the euphoric lift after munching on a creamy chocolate delight. Here are eight destinations for immersing yourself in chocolate ecstasy on your next vacation.

January 22, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More