A guide to traveling on the Bernina Express

the-bernina-express | A Trip on the Bernina Express featured by top internation travel blog, Tracy's Travels in Time

(This post about traveling on the Bernina Express was updated in 2019) The Bernina Express is consistently found in lists of the most scenic train journeys around the world. The Bernina line runs from Italy to Switzerland (or vice versa) starting/ending in the Italian town of Tirano and starting/ending in the Swiss town of Chur. […]

Most Romantic Getaways in Queensland – Sunshine Coast/Gold Coast Hinterlands

romantic getaways in queensland

  Are you are looking for the perfect romantic getaways in Queensland this Valentine’s Day?  I have carried out some extensive research to be able to recommend some absolutely fabulous places to spend with your loved one this Valentine’s Day! (or birthday/anniversary/honeymoon/babymoon) In this post I will look at some of the best accommodation options for […]

Best books about Switzerland

BEST BOOKS ABOUT SWITZERLAND

If you are heading to Switzerland – for a holiday or perhaps for longer – I have put together my list of the best books about Switzerland. This includes fiction/non-fiction titles. As long as it is about Switzerland or the Swiss people it counts! These are also my choices of best books – you may […]

Best French TV series on Netflix – watch and learn French!

French TV series

When I moved to France over 30 years ago I spoke a little French. The year before my move I spent one year at University completing an introductory course. I had previously also endured 5 torturous years in school trying to conjugate verbs and progress past ‘Je m’appelle Tracy” After being told in school that […]

What to do in England – 80 quintessentially English experiences to add to your itinerary

Are you planning a vacation to the UK? Are you wondering what to do in England to add to your itinerary? Would you like to do some quintessentially English things on your trip to tick off your UK bucket list? As a Brit born and bred who has spent time living all over the world I know […]

Top Gift Guide: Top 10 Books on Trains all Train Lovers will Love

Do you have a train lover in your family? Or are you a fan of the railways? Having married a railway man and come to love traveling the world by train I understand just how important it is to buy them the right gift! This gift guide focuses on the top 10 books on trains […]