Panorama of Como in Italy - the lake city and the Alps

Panorama of Como | Italy

Panorama of Como | Italy Como, Italy This photo of the city and Lake Como overlooking the Alps was taken during our “road trip” through Italy. The city of Como is only 40 kilometres from Milan, yet the views and nature around this place are different from...
Castello Estense (or Castello di San Michele) - Ferrara, Italy

Castello Estense – Ferrara | Italy

Castello Estense - Ferrara | Italy Ferrara, Italy The distinctive features of Castello Estense (or Castello di San Michele) are four fortified towers and a moat with a drawbridge. The whole brings to mind the original function of this palace: a defensive fortress....
Panorama of Geneva and Lake Geneva from Jet d'Eau | Switzerland

Panorama of Geneva | Switzerland

Panorama of Geneva | Switzerland Geneva, Switzerland Geneva is the second-largest city in Switzerland, after Zurich. It is located in the area where the Rhine River flows into Lake Geneva. Geneva’s main language is French, but if you’re just passing...
Panorama of Lugano - lake city and the Alps; Switzerland

Panorama of Lugano | Switzerland

Panorama of Lugano | Switzerland Lugano, Switzerland The city of Lugano is located in the “Italian-speaking” part of Switzerland. For this, Lake Lugano is located between other well-known lakes: Lago Maggiore and Lago di Como in the southern Alps in the...
South Tyrol, Antholz Lake in the Dolomites in Italy in the Summer

Antholz Lake in South Tyrol | Dolomites, Italy

Antholzersee, translated Lake of Antholz in English, is the third largest Lake in South Tyrol. Surrounded by mountain peaks, it is one of the most picturesque places in the Dolomites which we saw. When we reached this viewing point, we almost felt overwhelmed by the silence and yeah… the fresh air, which at a height of 1642 meters over the sea level, was not so easy to breathe.

Lugano and Lugano Lake during a summer in the Alps; Ticino region in Switzerland.

Lugano Lake in the Alps | Switzerland

Lugano Lake in the Alps | Switzerland Lugano, Switzerland If you connect Switzerland with the Alpine scenery and the typical cold weather – this is the right connection, but it is not everywhere. There is a place named Lugano in Switzerland that is an Italian speaking...
Evening at Braies Lake in the Dolomites, Italy

Braies Lake | Dolomites, Italy

Lago di Braies is a natural lake which was the result of a landline blocking the river Braies. The road which leads to it, is an adventure by itself, mainly because of its views. It’s probably one of the most well-known and the largest lakes in the Dolomites, Italy.

Misurina Lake with mountain reflections in the Dolomites, Italy.

Misurina Lake | Dolomites, Italy

You will immediately notice when you’re in Misurina in the Dolomites, that the air will be unlike what you’ve ever experienced. The lake Misurina and its surroundings are believed to have good air for healing respiratory diseases. From our experience, we found that breathing 1754 meters above sea level wasn’t easy, but it may just be that the views were simply breath-taking.