Archive for the ‘Switzerland’ Category

LG Guide to Geneva, Switzerland

By Becky Johnson Special to Lost Girls  Located within the shadows of the Jura Mountains and at the junction of the Arve and Rhône Rivers lies Switzerland’s second-most populous city, Geneva. Housing the headquarters for the International Red Cross and several United Nations agencies, it’s one...
April 5th, 2012 | City Travel, Switzerland | Read More

Switzerland: A Guide to Combining Cows and Cities

Switzerland: A Guide to Combining Cows and Cities
By Isabel B Special to The Lost Girls One Country, 26 Cantons, and Four Different Languages Switzerland may be small, but it is certainly not lacking in diversity. Landlocked in the Alps of central Europe, the country is notorious for its political neutrality and high standard of living. A federal republic...
August 8th, 2011 | Switzerland | Read More

Canyon Jumping vs. Skydiving: Take Your Pick in Switzerland

Canyon Jumping vs. Skydiving: Take Your Pick in Switzerland
By: Jessica Szewczuk European Correspondent Before going abroad, all of my friends gave me the same advice—go to Switzerland and skydive. My mother almost fainted at the idea, but skydiving is on my ‘bucket list’ of things I want to accomplish in my life. So when I arrived in Interlaken...
July 2nd, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Switzerland | Read More