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Where to Stay in Zurich Switzerland on a Budget


Figuring out where to stay in Zurich Switzerland on a budget is like trying to find a needle in a haystack.  Zurich apartments and hotels average about $150-$200/night in the summer time (more for last minute bookings), which is ok but I knew that if I kept looking, I could do better than that. When we found Zurich apartments for a […]

What to Wear in Switzerland in The Summer – Our Switzerland Packing List

What to Wear in Switzerland

Switzerland is a challenging place to pack for.  I puzzled over what to wear in Switzerland in the summer for MONTHS before our trip.  Here is the dilemma.  Parts of Switzerland can get downright HOT in the summer time.  There are other parts (think up in the mountains) where evenings are cool and you may […]

A Complete Two Week Austria and Switzerland Itinerary with Kids

Austria Switzerland Itinerary with kids

Here is the two week Austria and Switzerland itinerary that we used to explore these amazing countries with our toddlers.  We have discovered that the traditional trip to Europe with lots of cities and stops doesn’t work with kids. Almost all of the stops on this Switzerland Austria itinerary are for 2-3 nights or more.  I spent MONTHS researching […]

Our Epic Experience Riding the Schilthorn Bahn and Visiting the Allmendhubel Flower Playground

The Best Mountain Views in Switzerland

We did a lot of research to figure out which high mountain cable car experience in Switzerland was best for toddlers – Schilthorn or Jungfrau.  Both are beautiful (and I am coming to discover that narrowing down the question of what are the most beautiful places in Switzerland can seem like choosing between your favorite child!)  After […]