You don’t have to be a bibliophile to want to visit one of these stunning libraries.
The times they are a-changin’ but it is human nature to reminisce and find comfort in the past. However, very often, in our quest for progress, we forget to make an effort to safeguard our antique treasures and the many strands of our genesis.
Hop on board these 16 train rides across North and South Americas, Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia, and journey through some of the world’s best landscapes.
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There aren’t many places that can combine both vibrant city and stunning nature in just one day, but Switzerland manages to do just that.
Here are five of the best cities to visit to explore Switzerland’s Italian spirit.
Knowledge can be both edifying and aesthetically uplifting. Here are six of the world’s most beautiful libraries.
SWITZERLAND – a country famous for chocolate, army knives and the Alps. The European mountain range attracts around 120 million tourists every year, according to the WWF, but it’s not just the skiing that draws travellers to the Swiss Alps. There are plenty of outdoor pursuits to get stuck into in the warmer months – although your fitness might just be tested, as this travel writer found out.
After launching Spotted by Locals Bern earlier this year, the writers finally had a chance to visit the capital of Switzerland. Their high expectations were
Luxury train travel has made a serious resurgence in recent years – thinking of taking a luxury train journey? You can’y go wrong with one of these!
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Everyone loves Big Ben, but there are more beautiful clocks to be found around the world you’ll want to add to your bucket list.
Here are eight of the most beautiful libraries in the world, whose amazing ambience would make you reach out for the most insipid book just to bask in their spectacular surroundings. Inhale the Baroque beauty of the amazing bibliothèques of Austria’s Admont Abbey and the National Library, while savouring the ancient wisdom of the treasured tomes of Klementinum and Strahov in the Czech Republic.
Switzerland on a Budget – Do you dream of visiting Switzerland but think you can’t afford it? Vanessa Gautschi will help you explore Switzerland cheaply!
A trip to Switzerland offers fantastic scenic attractions including snow-capped mountains, glistening lakes and quaint resorts. But that’s not all. The cities also offer great reasons to visit on a Europe vacation. Although not a large country, Switzerland is blessed with so much beauty that many other destinations should be envious. Imagine waking up in …
If you like award-winning wine, gourmet food and the chance to experience a once-in-a-lifetime event, you need to get yourself to Vevey, Switzerland post-haste.