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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

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 (…

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. 

What is Macramé and why is it popular

What is Macramé Macramé is a knotting art, a mix between knitting and hitching knots… It’s made a great comeback this summer, and ever since you can find all types of « Macramed » items: from hats to chairs, wall macramé and bags, macramé is everywhere. It brings a touch of seventies into the home (or the…

Caves in Vallorbe

There’s only so much you can see at the surface. Caves have always been one of my deepest fears (I mean what if you can’t come out and have to dive into those dark underground waters to find another way out…), yet I really wanted to go. As we walked onto a slippery bridge that…