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. […]

A view from the past – 10 world cities in the 1800’s

Can you imagine what some of the most famous cities in the 1800s were like? As you can tell by the name of my website history is something I am passionate about – to be able to time travel to bygone eras would be my dream! So I thought I would share something very special […]

One day in Milan – an itinerary to make the most of your visit!

Milan Cathedral

  If you only have one day in Milan you may be wondering exactly what you can see in this short period of time. Although I had been to Italy on many occasions we had only changed trains in Milan and continued on our journey without seeing anything of the city. On a recent train […]