2 days in Ticino April 28th 2012 We found a great deal on sbb.ch site, 50% off on ticket to Lugano and mountain train up to Monte Generoso. Since shortening our vacation in Vienna, we have been itching to go out into the mountains. This was perfect. We started off on Friday very early @7:00. The plan was to camp for 2 nights near Monte Generoso and hike around there. We reached Maroggia train station around 10:00. Our campsite Ca ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-East » Lugano 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
I am from India. I lived in Seattle, US for a while and loved hiking in the NorthWest region. Now I am in Switzerland, enjoying hiking in Alps and traveling all over Europe. I love to travel and wish could do it full time. I usually travel very backpacker style, take local trains, stay in hostels or camp when possible. Recent trip = camping in Greece. Upcoming trips - Austrian, Italian and French Alps, New Zealand and Iceland summer once more and finally the Himalayas (fingers crossed).
Here is my older travel page - https://sites.google.com/site/tulikatravel/
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