The Beautiful Structures of Luzern

Why did we decide to visit Lucerne? We wanted to see the mountains of Switzerland, the pastoral postcard-perfect beauty of the land. Of course, it turned out that we wouldn’t see the mountains anyway, and despite that, there was much more to Lucerne than we had expected. Snapshot: Dates visited: April 26-28, 2014 Base of operations:…

Uetliberg: The Best View of Zurich

The city of Zurich is picturesque, even from the ground. The Limmat River, Lake Zurich, the Alps in the distance all contrive for a postcard perfect view. There’s a way to see it all and the city itself as well: climb Uetliberg, the highest mountain in the area. No, you won’t need your ropes and carabiners…