Author: ana@gnometrotting.com

  • Traveling to Dresden with your dog

    Traveling to Dresden with your dog

    As the heart of Saxony, Dresden is an amazing place to take your pup along. Not only is Dresden surrounded by natural beauty, the city itself is extremely dog-friendly. Read on to find out everything you need to know about traveling to Dresden with a dog. How dog-friendly is Dresden? Like most major cities in…

  • Prague Morning: The Czech Republic’s biggest stolen media outlet

    Prague Morning: The Czech Republic’s biggest stolen media outlet

    Living in Prague as a non-Czech speaker, getting important up-to-date news can be a challenge. Over the past couple of years, Prague Morning stepped in to fill that role. Their outlet publishes news, video, and photos of current events from Prague and the Czech Republic as a whole. But it turns out, Prague Morning is…

  • Ally Pally: A guide to events at Alexandra Palace

    Ally Pally: A guide to events at Alexandra Palace

    Most music and event venues don’t need their own information guide, but most events are not held up on Mount Olympus at multi-purpose 10,000-person venues. Alexandra Palace in London, or Ally Pally is it’s affectionately known, is a great event space hosting everything from concerts to sporting events, but the experience benefits from some advance…

  • Could I Live Here? Zurich edition

    Could I Live Here? Zurich edition

    Zurich is the banking and financial center of Switzerland, and I’m not sure if that’s why it’s so depressing or because it’s devoid of any personality. But if the Sunday scaries were a city, they would be Zurich. I don’t even like connecting through there, so it would be the last place I would consider…

  • What to do in Zurich to make it tolerable

    What to do in Zurich to make it tolerable

    Zurich is one of the most boring cities in Europe. With few sights worth a visit and nothing uniquely charming about it, trying to find enjoyable things to do in Zurich can be challenging. But here are some ways to pass the time before you head somewhere better like Interlaken or Zermatt. Go feel poor…

  • Could I Live Here? Interlaken edition

    Could I Live Here? Interlaken edition

    Interlaken is a beautiful destination for nature lovers, but living in Interlaken could have some major downsides.