Category Archives: Switzerland

Easy Hiking in Switzerland: First to Grosse Scheidegg

Swiss engineering amazes me at every turn. What vision they had even a century ago to make it possible for tourists, not just mountain climbers, to enjoy the high ground! The train that is known as the “BOB” (Berner Oberland Bahnen) … Continue reading

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Easy Hiking in Switzerland: Lauterbrunnen to Mürren

When Ric and I talk about hiking in Europe, we immediately engage in a mental tug-of-war between the Val Gardena of Italy and the Lauterbrunnen Valley in Switzerland’s Berner Oberland. It is a very tough choice. Italy has the edge … Continue reading

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