Lake Zurich

As almost every big city, Zurich developed through the time. Even though hardly anything is known about Zurich in prehistoric times, church influences, Zurich being a free city and the time...

Hardly any city has such a turbulent past like the Polish town Gdansk. It’s not sure when first settlements occurred, but the official foundation goes back to 997. That’s when the...

The Swiss city Geneva and the Roman Emperor Julius Cesar do have something in common. First of all, everyone knows these two names. But what rarely anyone knows is the fact...

Malmö is nowadays one of the biggest cities in Sweden, holding place three in total regarding the inhabitants. Nevertheless, Malmö was part of Denmark some decades ago and an interesting area...

Nowadays, Copenhagen is a prosperous town: Multitude of shopping facilities, the largest pedestrian system in the world, the capital of Denmark and thus the seat of the National Parliament. Moreover, Copenhagen...

Jakarta Cathedral

Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, has had many names. So, the history of the city goes back to the middle ages, including several changes of names. What we know as Jakarta today...

Zytglogge

You may have enjoyed our city review of Bern, the capital of Switzerland. As I mentioned there, Bern is World Heritage Site. Being part of UNESCO heritage means that there’s a...