A Week’s Vacation in Switzerland

I’d been wanting to visit Switzerland for a while but waited to base my trip around seeing a favorite band play at a festival. This meant spending more time in the Lake Lucerne area than I would probably recommend otherwise. Sure, we still enjoyed everything we did there, but the Jungfrau region is much more …

Seeing Norway’s Fjords from Bergen

Norway has over a thousand fjords, and obviously you’re not going to (nor do you need to) see them all. Bergen is considered a great starting point to experience some of the more popular fjords, though. What I didn’t realize when arranging a stay in Bergen is that, if you’re coming from Oslo, some of …