Chasing waterfalls: Top 5 in Iceland

Iceland is the land of waterfalls, one more beautiful than the other. These are our top 5, waterfalls but  every ‘foss’ as you drive along the Ring Road is spectacular. Read more about our drive around Iceland here. Another country with great waterfalls is Ecuador- read more about them here. 1. Seljalansfoss Driving south from Reykjavik […]

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Skiing near Zurich -Stoos

One of the amazing things in Switzerland is the proximity and easy access to world class ski facilities. Within a one hour driving distance from Zurich there are many great locations where you can ski/snowboard. This weekend we visited Stoos. The village of Stoos is car free and can be accessed only by a funicular […]

Hikes near Zurich: Chli Aubrig

Spring and summer are perfect for hiking around Switzerland. Chli Aubrig is a good, medium difficulty hike 45 min from Zurich. This set of posts will highlight hikes that are within 1-2 hours of Zurich. Hike details Approx Time: 4 hours (3 hours 15 min hiking, 45 min break) Approx Distance: 10 km Height Gain: […]

48 hours in Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck is a scenic gateway to Austria. While not as big or museum-filled as Vienna, it is a very picturesque city, that should not be missed. It has a historic old town along the river Inn nestled between the Alps on both sides. We spent 48 hours in Innsbruck over Easter. Here are the top […]

Picturesque Plitvice National Park 

From the title of this blog post, it is evident that this place is gorgeous! Walk around the park, admire the breathtaking views and waterfalls- there really isn’t much else to do. So without wasting too much time on words, we will let the photos speak for themselves and describe the park as we saw […]