Lucerne is a Swiss-German speaking city in Central Switzerland perfectly situated at the foot of the Alps. The city lake reflects the snowy peaks like the popular day trip destinations, Mount Pilatus and Mount Titlis.
It is located an hour away from Zurich Airport, you can hop on board the fast and efficient Switzerland railway system. Consider getting the Swiss travel pass which gives you unlimited access to the Swiss train network.
With the recent worldwide pandemic that affects the world tourism industry, and the way society views this problem, felt that this does not limit only to travelling but it is binding closely with social aspects. Hence, I would like to share my personal view and information on how to be a responsible traveller, not only to the environment but also to the social, economic and culture.
Keep calm and travel!
Getting a tax refund in Austria is simple and fast, the process exceeded our expectations, as I thought that it would be time-consuming. There are currently 2 companies are handling the VAT refunds in Austria, Global Blue and Planet Tax-free. This post will share the tax refund procedure and also the fast refund, which can be done in the city downtown this will in turn save your time at the airport, and also receive extra cash for more shopping in town.
A comprehensive guide starting from transportation to attraction, and also the local cuisines in Sokcho that are not to be missed. Even though, we spent less than 48 hours in Sokcho (속초) but it is the best highlight during our short stay in South Korea.
Our longest hotel stays in New Zealand was in Queenstown, a total of 6 days 5 nights. Located right in front of the beautiful Lake Wakatipu. Due to the bad weather, our Milford sound day trip was cancelled, hence, we a day to explore the town and had a good rest in the hotel.
We chose a slower route to travel from Christchurch to Queenstown, instead of traveling via plane, we took a tour bus. The itinerary we had for the day, our tour bus made a stop at Mount Cook Village which is at the bottom of Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, the highest mountain and the longest glacier in New Zealand, and we had a few quick stops where we are able to take the picturesque photos along our way to Queenstown.
Consolidated post for our 12 days trip to New Zealand from North Island to South Island. We will be covering the important information of New Zealand from weather to currency. Including things that we will need to take note of before arrival eg, what can we bring and what not to. Upon arrival, our accommodation, transportation and what to see and do.