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When to Enjoy The Kingdom of Cats in Rossiniére Switzerland
When to Enjoy The Kingdom of Cats in Rossiniére Switzerland

When to Enjoy The Kingdom of Cats in Rossiniére Switzerland

Rossiniére Switzerland is one of my favorite places in all of Europe, perhaps in all of the world. Located on the French speaking side of the country, Rossinére is one of those picture-postcard perfect Swiss villages. The village is home…

Where to Watch Traditional Cheesemakers in Switzerland
Where to Watch Traditional Cheesemakers in Switzerland

Where to Watch Traditional Cheesemakers in Switzerland

Watching traditional cheesemakers in Switzerland will give you a new appreciation of hard work and the art of making cheese. We’ve watched and participated in cheesemaking in a number of settings. I’m always amazed at the sheer physical effort involved.…

A Day on the Männlichen Royal Walk in Wengen Switzerland
A Day on the Männlichen Royal Walk in Wengen Switzerland

A Day on the Männlichen Royal Walk in Wengen Switzerland

We kind of stumbled upon the Männlichen Royal Walk  in that mindless way that happens when you’re walking along, look up and think “ya, let’s do that.” We should have given it more thought. This post contains affiliate links and…

Visiting Flanders Fields Museum and the Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium
Visiting Flanders Fields Museum and the Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium

Visiting Flanders Fields Museum and the Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium

“In Flanders Fields the poppies blow, Between the crosses, row on row.” So begins the poem by Lt. John McCrae, a Canadian surgeon who witnessed the worst of World War I and tried to repair it. It is because of this…

What to Expect at the World’s Most Embarrassing Museum
What to Expect at the World’s Most Embarrassing Museum

What to Expect at the World’s Most Embarrassing Museum

The museum in downtown Reykjavik is officially called the Icelandic Phallological Museum, but everyone just calls it The Penis Museum. Have I got your attention now?  This post contains affiliate links. To learn more, read our DISCLAIMER here. Just a Collection…