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Hi, I am Ashley! An Aussie turned Swiss.

On this website I share my 22 years of experience living in Switzerland! I have hiked, driven and caught trains across the length and breadth of this Alpine wonderland.

Let me help you have the best trip possible.

Top Destinations

Zurich

Switzerland's financial hub with a historical old town and lots to do.

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Lucerne

A Medieval old town in the heart of the alps with a lake to die for.

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Zermatt

An iconic Swiss town surrounded by towering alpine peaks.

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Jungfrau Uncovered: A First-Timer's Guide for 2024

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Detailed Insider's Guide

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  • Top destinations
  • Popular activities
  • Best hikes
  • Town details
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Destinations

Explore historical cities with stunning backdrops.

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Hotels

Relax after a hard day in the alps with epic views.

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Activities

Hiking, biking, paragliding, rafting and more.

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Museums & Churches

Immerse yourself in some culture, history & politics.

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Swiss Trains

All about the Swiss Travel Pass & Others

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About Switzerland

Learn more about the culture, politics, history.

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