One Day in Lauterbrunnen: Mini Itinerary to Maximize a Quick Trip [2023]

Kirche Lauterbrunnen in the distance

Nestled within one of the most spectacular valleys of the Bernese Alps, Lauterbrunnen is a must-see destination on any trip to Switzerland. The towering rock faces that surround the town of Lauterbrunnen hug the valley, making visitors feel like they have entered a hidden oasis.  Far from the hustle and bustle of city life, Lauterbrunnen … Read more

The 10 Absolute Best Things to Do in Wengen: Switzerland’s Hidden Gem

If I could pick only one mountain village to be the absolutely postcard-perfect symbol of Switzerland, I’d pick Wengen every time. Sitting high above the Lauterbrunnen Valley, Wengen is everything you could ask for in a Swiss vacation.  With its traditional chalets that haven’t been tainted by modern architecture, rugged snow-capped mountains towering above you … Read more

17 Most Breathtaking Places to Visit in Switzerland (2023 Update)

train to schnyige platte

Switzerland just may be the most beautiful country in Europe, especially in summer. There’s something about the way the mountains still glisten with snow even into the sunniest of summer days, the turquoise lakes, the fields of alpine flowers… it just goes on and on. Whether you opt for a luxurious stay in Switzerland or … Read more

Planning a Trip to Switzerland: Your Simple Travel Checklist

Switzerland tops many people’s bucket lists: from its scenic trains and soaring glaciers to its pristine lakes and picturesque cities, there’s something for everyone to fall in love with. But planning a trip to Switzerland can be complicated, especially if you’re traveling on a budget without wanting to skimp on experiences. I’ve gone over all … Read more

What to Wear in Switzerland: Packing List For All Seasons

Allison Green in Switzerland in summer in a dress and leggings

If you’re planning a trip to Switzerland, beyond figuring your itinerary and what the best places to visit are, you’re probably wondering what to wear in Switzerland. This Switzerland packing list is designed for all seasons, with sections for men’s and women’s clothing. It’s designed to help you decide what to bring to Switzerland on … Read more

The Epic Switzerland Itinerary: 10 Days In Switzerland

Switzerland is a land of ridiculous beauty, and the fantastic network of alarmingly on-time trains helps you zip around gorgeous landscapes without losing any time. This former New Yorker doesn’t understand how a country’s train system can run so much better than a single city’s… but I digress. This Switzerland itinerary has you sweeping across … Read more