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Hip and happy in Zürich

by Véronique and Mike

17 January 2017Grüezi mitenand! 

Tell us, what are you thinking about when we say "Zurich"? Either you might say "business" or just "one of the large cities in Switzerland". Surprise, surprise: it is a vibrant city for hipsters and hippies, trendsetters and creatives, for lovers of design and vintage, and ok we agree, for people with a little money too.

We decided to spend the last days of 2016 in Switzerland, starting with a two-night break in Zurich. Normally that's the kind of things one writes at the end, as a conclusion. But here it is: Zurich, we love you, and we will be back!

Let's have a look at things we really loved.

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A different Seine experience with CroisiEurope

by Mike

26 December 2016 • Have you seen my blogpost about the Amawaterways cruise on the river Seine?

I have to confess something: three weeks before the cruise with "Ama" I did another cruise, on the same river, with the SEINE PRINCESS from the French company CroisiEurope.

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From ferry to expedition cruise vessel

by Mike

9 December 2016 • Hurtigruten added a new vessel to its fleet of black & red ships. The ms SPITSBERGEN is quite particular, because she was conceived as a ferry, but never sailed as such.

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Autumn Leaves and Indian Summer

by Mike

30 November 2016 • A cruise on the Seine in November? When I got the invitation my enthusiasm was lukewarm. Unbelievable, it turned out to be one of the best cruises I ever did!

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A cruise, for the pleasure of taking pictures

by Mike

21 November 2016 • Last week I was invited to do a mini cruise with MSC FANTASIA, for professional reasons. My bonus: plenty of opportunities to be creative with the camera. 

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