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 […]

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 […]

Stay at The Etherleigh – A fabulous bed and breakfast in Bridlington

This post was updated in 2019 Are you looking for a fabulous Bed and Breakfast in Bridlington? Then look no further. In this post not only will you find out all about the Etherleigh Guest House – a highly recommended Bed and Breakfast in Bridlington – but also all about things to do in Bridlington itself. This […]

15 photographs that will inspire you to visit Laerdal Norway

The village of Laerdal in Norway

This post was updated in 2019 If there is one country in the world consistently on bucket lists it is Norway. With stunning scenery, majestic fjords, quaint towns and villages, the northern lights and more in this beautiful northern European country planning to visit Norway should be on every European itinerary. Visiting Norway never disappoints. My […]