Today I?m venturing off the beauty track for a day with a more personal This Was 2016 post about some of my favorite moments of 2016. Take a look!
5. Summer Holiday In Portugal
? Ferragudo harbor (click to enlarge) ?
This year we spent a relaxing summer holiday in the beautiful Algarve in Portugal and we enjoyed every minute of it. Feel free to check out the full travel recap for more pics of our relaxing summer break under the Portuguese sun.
4. Spontaneous Skiing Trips
? Verbier, Quatre Vallées ?
One of the biggest perks of living in Switzerland is that I can go skiing whenever I want to. The beautiful Quatre Vallées skiing area is only an hour away by car and since I work from home I can pretty much just grab my gear and hit the slopes whenever I feel like it. It’s pretty awesome. Want to see me in action" Then make sure to check out this skiing vlog I made last winter!
? Sunset over the Ponte Vecchio (click to enlarge) ?
In May the hubby and I spent a week in Florence and it was absolutely magical. The combination of a beautiful city with tons of history and culture and AMAZING food landed this trip a spot on my memorable moments list. Wanna see more" Then click through to our full Firenze recap!
2. Mommy & Daddy Visiting
? Montreux, Switzerland ?
This summer my mom and dad came to visit us here in Switzerland for a couple of days and we had sooooo much fun! Having my parents over is always nice and because the weather cooperated just wonderfully during their stay it was absolutely perfect.
? Traditional Japanese tea house in Tokyo (click to enlarge) ?
Earlier this year my husband and I lived in Japan for a while and even though it already seems so long ago it was without a doubt THE most memorable time of 2016 for us. It was our second time in Japan, but the first time was just a holiday and you obviously can’t compare hotel hopping to actually living somewhere. This time we really got to experience Japan an...