The Matterhorn

The Gornergrat railway is a rack (or cog wheel) line that connects the resort town of Zermatt with the summit of the Gornergrat. At the summit you have spectacular views of the famous Matterhorn and the surrounding mountains.  

Lavaux on the Lake

The Lavaux region of Switzerland is a narrow 30 kilometer strip of land between Lake Geneva and the mountains. The terraced vineyards date to the the 11th century and are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Geneva and L’Escalade

Situated at the western end of the lake, Geneva has long been a crossroads of culture, religion, business, and diplomacy.

Paris in September

I visited Europe this past fall and Paris was our first stop. Here is just a sample of the sights from the City of Light.