When summer comes around, most of us travel around Europe or fly to the other side of the planet. We won’t deny the beauty and excitement that arises when you set foot on a new land, but have you ever thought of how important it is to actually get to know your home country before going abroad?

5 cosy hotels for a perfect swiss experience

Switzerland is a small country dominated by mountains, cows and chickens. In 2013, it was said that the number of hens outgrew the entire swiss population. While this means that you can’t expect too much city-hype, it also means that there’s plenty of nature left intact! Here are 5 of the best places to stay…


ANNECY At only an hour by car from Geneva, Annecy is a choice that often comes to mind when genevans are searching for a sun-filled day-trip. Situated in the Rhône-alpes region, capital of the Haute-Savoie, Annecy evokes a colorful old town, turquoise waters and beautiful mountain scenery. On a typical sunday during high season (…


A bit of insight Cologne has a history that goes back more than 2000 years. After Berlin, Hamburg and Munich, it is Germany’s fourth most populated city. Situated in the North-Rhine Westphalia, it is the region’s cultural center, with 30 museums and more than 100 galleries. The University of Cologne, is itself one of the…

Fernwehgram in Ireland

In Dublin for a few days? That’s great! Here’s a bit of inspiration to hop on a bus for a day tour around Kilkenny, the Wicklow Mountains and Glendalough.