Valbella

Valbella

Last Saturday Doris and Thomas were extremely kind to take us to their vacation home in the surreally beautiful Valbella. After having a wonderful lunch on the terrace with a stellar vista we headed up a nearby mountain called Lenzerheide via two ski lifts. The ride...
Up, Up, and Away

Up, Up, and Away

Our hike to the top of Üetliberg this afternoon was one for the history books. I’d done a little research on a trail called the Denzlerweg beforehand that could get us there, but we were still mostly winging it. Enchanting is the most fitting word to describe...
A Trip to St. Gallen

A Trip to St. Gallen

Our weekend in St. Gallen was a genuine pleasure. Kevin’s relatives all made us feel so welcome and really spolied us to death. We stayed with Kevin’s great-uncle and great-aunt, Erwin and Nelly, and all four of their children joined in to spend time with...
Enter Switzerland

Enter Switzerland

I’ve never had a more positive visceral reaction to a city than I had when we arrived in Zurich. Blue sky and warm sunshine made May 10th the perfect day to arrive, and combining the weather with the beautiful, clean, orderly streets made an irresistible...