Gigi Griffis 412
The Swiss Alps
I'm a digital nomad living in Switzerland and traveling around Europe and the world with my small business and smaller dog. Travel gems I look for? Food experiences, outdoor adventures, dog-friendly spots, and beautiful views.
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Toledo, SpainToledoSpainFor a killer view of Toledo, Spain, exit the city and cross the bridge leading toward the train station. Instead of turning left after the bridge...Ta' Ċenċ, Sannat, MaltaTa' ĊenċSannat, MaltaThis shot was taken on the lovely coastal walk that circles the entire island of Gozo. I didn't walk the whole thing (though that would be a...Ba 'Ghetto, Rome, ItalyBa 'GhettoRome, ItalyIf you're headed to Rome in the winter, check out the artichokes. There's the Roman style (soft and covered in sauce) and the Jewish style...Rome, ItalyRomeItalyA totally different way to see Rome? With Scooteroma ( Vespa and vintage Fiat tours.CATALINA CASA DE COMIDAS Y MAS, Seville, SpainCATALINA CASA DE COMIDAS Y MASSeville, SpainTapas at Catalina Casa de Comidas in Seville, Spain. Absolutely delicious and the place was quiet and relatively undiscovered.Corral del Rey, Seville, SpainCorral del ReySeville, SpainElegant, peaceful, and perfectly located - Corral del Rey is one of my new favorite hotels in the world. Located in the heart of Seville, Spain....Sannat, Sannat, MaltaSannatSannat, MaltaThis pretty old stone farmhouse, which has several lovely little rooms for rent inside, is located in Sannat on Gozo (the pretty island north of...25hours Hotel Zürich West, Zurich, Switzerland25hours Hotel Zürich WestZurich, SwitzerlandMy new favorite hotel is the quirky, beautiful, tasty 25 Hours Hotel in Zurich. Make sure to try the rosemary vanilla ice cream at the restaurant...LA VERBENA LES HALLES, Bayonne, FranceLA VERBENA LES HALLESBayonne, FranceYou know a restaurant is good when it's packed with locals. (It's also helpful that it's just in the middle of a gorgeous fresh market.)Bleue de Toi, Biarritz, FranceBleue de ToiBiarritz, FranceMy favorite creperie in Biarritz? Bleu de Toi. It's not fancy, but the crepes are wonderful, the staff is sweet, and if you sit outside, you can...Männlichen, Lauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandMännlichenLauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandThe steep, difficult hike from Lauterbrunnen to Mannlichen takes about 4 hours and pays off at the top with interesting views like this.Birg, Lauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandBirgLauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandThis silty alpine lake is just below the Birg cable car station, about an hour and a half from the peak of Schilthorn (by foot). A hiking trail...Schilthornhütte, Lauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandSchilthornhütteLauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandThe view from the Schilthornhutte on the way from Murren to Schilthorn is something really special. This is the Jungfrau peak in the twilight.Lake Brienz, Iseltwald, SwitzerlandLake BrienzIseltwald, SwitzerlandThe views from Lake Brienz, which is much quieter than Lake Thun on the other side of Interlaken, are spectacular. Fun Lake Brienz fact: the lake...Birg, Lauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandBirgLauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandMy new favorite hiking area is the one between Murren and Schilthorn (with Birg about 2/3 of the way up). Epic peak views, beautiful grassy hills,...Breitlauenen, Gsteigwiler, SwitzerlandBreitlauenenGsteigwiler, SwitzerlandThe hike from Wilderswil to Schynigge Platte passes through a tiny town called Breitlauenen. Just before you get to this town, these are the views...Grand Hotel Victoria-Jungfrau, Interlaken, SwitzerlandGrand Hotel Victoria-JungfrauInterlaken, SwitzerlandBest lunch in Interlaken: the tiny cafe at the ESPA spa in the Victoria-Jungfrau hotel. I recommend the salmon wrap and tiramisu with a glass of...Kleine Scheidegg, Lauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandKleine ScheideggLauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandJust above Klein Scheidegg, this pretty little lake has a mini lake beside it where you can sit on benches just above the water, dangle your feet...Oberhornsee, Lauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandOberhornseeLauterbrunnen, SwitzerlandAbout three hours hiking (steep grades, so bring your A game) from Stechelberg, this glacial lake is beautifully clear, freezing cold, and...Vignola, ItalyVignolaItalyTagliatelle al ragu is one of the signature dishes of Emilia Romagna. Pick a little osteria and have at some.
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