Magical Interlaken- Day 1 October 10th 2011 DAY 1:
We spent first 3 days of our honeymoon in Rome and Venice- and I loved both cities a lot. But my subconscious (or rather should I say conscious?) mind was eagerly waiting for the day we’ll reach Switzerland- my dreamland for many years.
This morning we started our journey from Mestre to Interlaken in Euro Star. The journey was very comfortable-but the credit does not go solely to Euro ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-West » Interlaken The Swiss Confederation was founded in 1291 as a defensive alliance among three cantons. In succeeding years, other localities joined the original three. The Swiss Confederation secured its independence from the Holy Roman Empire in 1499. Switzerland... ... read more
This is quite common a trait in the Western world where students start seeing the world from an young age- they go backpacking during the summer with friends or alone. I come from a country and culture where it is quite unthinkable for a student - particularly a girl alone- to go travelling around the globe without any guardian. So before I finished my Masters and got married at age 25, I had only visited few countries with my parents. But my parents too, particularly my mother had this love for travlling - which she passed on to me. And I have been blessed with a husband who thoroughly shares... full info