starred sun over Bern, Switzerland.

Hey, Travel Photographers: Move it!

While I love nature, as a travel photographer, I often shoot in popular locations and in front of well known landmarks. There are usually a couple other photographers around, sometimes even a whole crowd, and...
the city battlements

Lucerne Sightseeing: Where to Find the Best Views

When I travel, I always love to get to higher grounds in order to get an overview and a feel of the place I'm visiting. Sometimes I choose an obvious observation tower, but I also like to hunt around for the secret gems that aren't that obvious and noticeable. So here it is, a locals guide to the best spots in and around Lucerne, so you can get that view and the photos you always dreamed of ...
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Cruising Lake Lucerne to the Rütli

In Central Switzerland, surrounded by impressive mountains and located at the shores of Lake Lucerne, lies a small, inconspicuous meadow called the Rütli, where in 1291 Switzerland was founded by exactly nine fingers. he three representatives of the Cantons of Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden (today Nid- and Obwalden) Arnold von Melchtal, Walter Fürst and Werner Stauffacher each raised three fingers ...