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What you will find here

This website covers my experiences, tips and tricks, and lessons learned over everything from visiting the classic locations, to hiking in forgotten corners, to daily life and language, to whatever questions come to my mind like where are all the pigs?

I would suggest starting off with the pages below:

In addition to Switzerland I have also included posts on other trips, with a special focus on Scotland and Germany where I have also spent a large amount of time.

My favourite posts:

The expanded Glacier Express

Seeing all the amazing sights that the train misses out on.

Tolkien in Switzerland

Places that inspired parts of the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings

Learning Swiss-German

What tools there are for this interesting but tough language.

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