Annecy is a beautiful city on the Northern side of Lake Annecy closely located to Geneva. Often nicknamed as the ” Pearl of French Alps” or “Venice of the Alps” due to its picturesque location between the lake and the mountains, it has a beautiful old city centre, three small canals and the Thiou …


Our next stop on our way to Lake Taupo was Rotorua and the nearby Okere Falls. Rotorua is the major city in the Bay of Plenty region and is about 230 km away from Auckland. The area is especially known for its geothermal activity and its hot pools. This also explains why the tourism …

Running at Scharmützelsee

Running at Scharmützelsee was one of my nature runs. Usually, I’m running in metropolises, but when we stay at holiday resorts from time to time, I also enjoy running in the nature. At Scharmützelsee, a large lake east of Berlin, running was especially enjoyable due to the combination of nice views of the water …

Sunset in South Africa
Lake Scharmützel

One thing that makes the A-ROSA Scharmützelsee such a hidden gem is the nature around it. Dense forest, large lake make you feel like being in the middle of nowhere. We captured a few impressions!

Lake Lucerne