Is Switzerland Expensive? A Switzerland Trip Cost Guide

Panoramic view of Geneva

The answer to “Is Switzerland expensive?” can take a variety of different forms. On the one hand, Switzerland is notoriously one of the most expensive places to visit in Europe. When taking dining, lodging, transportation, and activities into account, a Switzerland trip cost can quickly become a financial burden. However, with the proper information and preparation before a trip to Switzerland, you might be surprised with just how affordable a … Read More

Zurich or Bern: Which Swiss City to Visit?

View of Zurich from Lindenhof Hill

Zurich and Bern are among the largest cities in Switzerland. If you must choose to visit just one of Zurich or Bern, consider the unique features that each city has to offer. They both have museums, delicious food, and spectacular sites to see. You’ll get all the characteristics unique to Switzerland – snow-capped mountains, vibrant turquoise waters, and luscious green landscapes. However, there are a few key distinctions that set … Read More

The Perfect 2 or 3 Days in Zurich Itinerary

Beautiful Zurich

A trip to Switzerland isn’t complete without planning a Zurich itinerary. Just one day isn’t enough to explore everything Zurich has to offer–you’ll want at least 2 or 3 days in Zurich. When planning your trip to Zurich, make sure to have a range of popular and off-the-beaten-path destinations. You’ll find a variety of exquisite art exhibits, delicious food, and fascinating history to build a packed itinerary. Keep reading for … Read More

The Perfect 1, 2 or 3 Days in Interlaken Itinerary

Beautiful Interlaken

When building your 1, 2 or 3 days in Interlaken itinerary, you’ll have more than enough options for how to spend your time. Interlaken is popular, but not quite as popular as some of the surrounding towns and cities in Switzerland — such as Geneva — which makes it the perfect balance of famous and off-the-beaten-path itineraries. Interlaken is in one of the most famous regions of Switzerland, and for … Read More

Weekend in Geneva Itinerary: 2 Days on a Budget

A Weekend In Geneva On A Budget

A weekend in Geneva was never on my radar. In fact, beyond hiking or skiing in the Swiss Alps, Switzerland as a destination wasn’t something I had considered. It wasn’t because I thought there was nothing worth seeing in the country but rather I could never justify travelling to Switzerland because of the cost compared to other more affordable European countries. Nevertheless, my parents had always wanted to explore more of … Read More