Tag: tessin

  • Wanderlust: My Bicycle Tour in Southern Switzerland

    written by sirio174 on 2013-10-25
    Wanderlust: My Bicycle Tour in Southern Switzerland

    Every summer, I go on a bicycle tour across Europe. I traveled between the Italian and Swiss border this year, combining my bicycle adventure with one of the most adrenaline-charged sports: bungee jumping.

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  • Sweet, Sweet Switzerland: The 007 Goldeneye Bungee Jumping Spot

    written by sirio174 on 2013-08-29 #places
    Sweet, Sweet Switzerland: The 007 Goldeneye Bungee Jumping Spot

    Dear sweet Switzerland, you're always full of surprises! This time, I will tell you about the first jump that I made ​​from the dam in the Val Verzasca, where the tallest bungee jumping point in Europe is located! It is also the most famous in the world -- in fact, it was where a scene in the movie 007 Goldeneye was filmed! Read more!

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  • Lomography Day Trips: A Three-Day Bicycle Route Across Italy and Switzerland

    written by sirio174 on 2014-05-20 #places
    Lomography Day Trips: A Three-Day Bicycle Route Across Italy and Switzerland

    I live in the North of Italy, near the border with Switzerland. I love to cycle in Swiss territory, because their car traffic is lower than in Italy and because there are nice bicycle paths free of cars and motorbikes. In this article I'll show you a nice three-day bicycle path that I cycled last summer. Take a look after the jump!

  • Castel Grande in Bellinzona

    written by sirio174 on 2012-06-08 #places
    Castel Grande in Bellinzona

    Bellinzona is the capital of Canton Ticino, the Italian-speaking region of Switzerland. This town is famous for its castles, which since 2000, belongs to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Here you can find some photos of the most important one: Castel Grande.

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