10 Top Tips for Women Packing Light

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10 Top Tips for Women Packing Light

10 Top Tips for Women Packing Light Whether you’re packing for a weekend or for a 2 week stay, as a woman there are always things that you need to accommodate in your suitcase that seem to take more thought and planning than you’d imagine. Shoes, boots, trainers and sandals for example take an extortionate […]

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Top Tips for Visiting Egypt

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Top Tips for Visiting Egypt

Top Tips for Visiting Egypt Once off the plane: Visa Requirements – you will need to have approx $35 for a visa to enter Egypt. Currency – you can often get better rates by changing your money on arrival at the airport in Egypt. Small change – make sure you have some small change so […]

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A Perfect Weekend Tobogganing in Bergun

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A Perfect Weekend Tobogganing in Bergun

If the recent snow has whet your appetite for a trip to the mountains, then do check out this post by Carrie and Alex, busy parents of three girls, who describe what seems like a perfect weekend tobogganing in Bergün: On a bright and blue-skied day in March we filled the car with three children, […]

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Hiking from Weesen to Quinten along the Walensee

Filed in Excursions, Family, Switzerland, Things To Do, Travel by on October 5, 2014 2 Comments
Hiking from Weesen to Quinten along the Walensee

Hiking from Weesen to Quinten along the Walensee If you live in Switzerland you know how beautiful the countryside is and what better way to explore than to go hiking? Switzerland is well geared up for hiking and there are plenty of routes in most mountain locations with yellow signposts signalling the way. Even if […]

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View from The Shard in London – Highest Viewing Point in Western Europe

Filed in Outside Zurich by on October 5, 2014 0 Comments
View from The Shard in London – Highest Viewing Point in Western Europe

  View of the Shard (before it was finished) by night standing 310m tall The beauty of living in Zurich is that it is so easy to hop on a plane and visit another European country in under two hours. A week or so ago I did just that and headed for London. As I […]

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Mobile Phones

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Mobile Phones

Mobile Phone – Taking your Swiss mobile phone on Holiday You’ve packed your luggage and you’re all set for your holiday. You’re just getting on the plane and you turn your mobile phone off for the journey. Or will it be for the duration of your stay? Data roaming fees are nasty and coming back […]

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