Winter

Mt. Pilatus

  The easiest mountain day trip from Lucerne is to the top of Mt. Pilatus. Following a ten minute bus ride out of the city center, you simply hike a small hill and board your first of 3 gondolas and begin an hour-long ascent to the top of the imposing mountain. Of course you can […] Read more…

Swiss Weekend Break

A little over a month ago, Jimmy and I were browsing some flight websites, checking to see if there were any cheap flights for sale. This has become both an expensive and useful habit, but having a mostly free weekend schedule, we can plan trips around when the flights are the cheapest. We were considering […] Read more…

Germany: Bavarian Castles

Our next stop along our German trails was Füssen, in the southern most point of the country, near to the border of Austria. Being as German as possible From Rothenburg, we spent most of the day making train connections down to Füssen. As we left the Rothenburg station, heavy snow began to fall, and all […] Read more…

From Russia with Love

So if you follow me on instagram (@amyamyann) you will know that we just had our last big adventure across the Baltic Sea in Russia. Seeing as the last 2 weekends have been spent in the company of friends, and the next few will be the same, this was -in a way -our Christmas weekend […] Read more…