Travel

Nyon to Gland Switzerland Hike

I set out to hike the Toblerone Trail oblivious to the fact that the first few kilometers contain no toblerones. Much like any other adventure, I planned nothing for this...

The Toblerone Trail Has NO Chocolate!

I haven’t hiked since last summer. During my Welsh residency, I bought a couple of hiking books, tried to follow them, and still got lost more often than not. Since...

Nyon Castle is a medieval fortress on the banks of Lake Geneva.

Nyon Castle And My Tortured Visit

Nyon Castle is a medieval fortress on the banks of Lake Geneva. Constructed in the 1200’s, it was used as a prison until around 25 years ago. Castles like this...