After my trip to Bern, I couldn't help but wonder – is it Europe's most underrated capital city? Before my trip, I'd never thought of visiting the Swiss capital and knew nothing about it apart from the fact it's the capital. Bern doesn't have the high global profile of other Swiss cities such as Geneva and Zurich, so... Continue Reading →


The Swiss city of Basel is a cultural behemoth, home to 50 museums, the resting place of the scholar and humanist Erasmus, plus some seriously delightful architecture. My dentist visited the city the week before me and came back singing the city's praises, so based on all the great things I'd heard, I was really looking... Continue Reading →

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