German Language Guide for Travelers + Free Download!

English is a Germanic language, but that doesn’t mean that German is intuitive at all for English speakers. Because English also draws heavily on many other languages, especially romance languages such as French, German vocabulary looks almost unrecognizable to any English speaker! German is spoken mainly in Central Europe, in the countries of Germany, Liechtenstein, Austria, […]

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See why Switzerland is the most beautiful place in the world

It’s no big secret that I adore Switzerland, maybe even more than my own native country (but don’t tell my fellow Canadians that!) Mountain ranges, skiing, villages that look like they haven’t changed a bit since the 1800s, chocolate, Bern, a hodgepodge of languages, fondue, the rail system, cobblestones, fresh air, and being able to […]

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The 5 cities in Switzerland you must visit

Switzerland is a beautiful country, but there are so many places there that you’d be driven crazy trying to visit them all. These are the major cities in Switzerland that you should visit when you go. 1. Bern Often overlooked, Bern is actually the capital of Switzerland, contrary to what most think. It’s a real […]

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