After our Switzerland trip, we went on to Italy. In Switzerland we spent 2 nights in Zurich on arrival, pickup up a rental car, 2 nights in Konstanz, Germany, then 2 weeks in Saanen, near Gstaad in the Swiss Alps. From there we drove to Liguria. Link to Switzerland trip report.
August 27 - October 1, 2003: 5 weeks in Switzerland and Italy. The first 2.5 weeks in Switzerland is published here. The Italy part of the trip will be in the Italy Trip Reports forum.
This trip report was originally published on my blog, which has closed. Moved to Slow Europe in 2022.
This trip report was originally posted on my blog, which is now closed.
Our trips to France are becoming a yearly event. This year we decided to spend our week in Burgundy, south-east of Paris, with Chris and Shannon. This area was new to us all. We had to choose between the western part near...
By Sharon J from Texas, Winter 2007
A late-planned, quick trip to Paris, March 5 - 9, 2009 for Sharon J and her husband.
This trip report was originally posted on SlowTrav.com.
Last Minute Trip and Arrangements
Sometimes, I think the best trips are made at the last minute. Personally, it keeps...
By Sharon J from Texas, Fall 2010
Highlights of two sisters as they visit Paris and take a night train to Venice, September 23, 2010 - September 27, 2010.
This trip report was originally published on SlowTrav.com.
Day 1 ... Arrival
I'm not too sure how great this trip report will be, as we...
So after three years, we are off again to Italy. Here is our itinerary.
1 - April 26: Sesto Calende (near Malpensa)
2 - April 27-May 2: Turin (Piemonte)
3 - May 2-6: Asti (Piemonte)
4 - May 6-10: Piacenza (Emilia-Romagna)
5 - May 10-12: Lerici (Liguria)
6 - May 12-17: San...
I wanted an easy week away so decided on the Isle of Wight. It is close to where we live in West Dorset and we’ve never been there.
Car ferries take you from the mainland, across The Solent (the water), to the island in 40-60 minutes (Wightlink). We went across from Lymington, east of...