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Travel | Standing at the top of Mount Pilatus in Lucerne, our most beautiful day in Europe ever

Mount Pilatus

Let me tell you about the most beautiful day M and I have ever spent in Europe! I couldn’t resist sharing all the crazy gorgeous photos from our trip to the top of Mount Pilatus in Lucerne (or Luzern, in German – the locals speak Swiss German in the part of the country we visited). Today …

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Exceeding our high expectations, we could not get enough of the unbelievable views from the peaks of mountains throughout Switzerland.  Here, we trekked to the top of the Uetliberg in Zurich, not far from where we stayed.  A short train ride followed by a steep climb (pushing the stroller on rocky unpaved paths, no less) brought …

Read More about Uetliberg | Wearing a cardigan, jeans and thrifted blouse on a casual travel day in Zurich, Swiitzerland

Wandering Through Zurich

For a day wandering through Zurich, our “hub” for this trip, I threw on a sweater and thrifted tank.  I also had my jacket because the weather during the day had been mediocre.  Breaks of sun between light rain and pretty constant cloudiness kept temperatures in the fifties and low sixties so I was glad to …

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Swiss Chocolates

Exhausted from the flight, we did not tackle too much on our tourist agenda the first day.  We did, however, make a stop at one of their famous chocolatiers on our way home from the airport.  (It would not be our last stop at a chocolatier either.  I have a major weakness for all kinds …

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