Switzerland

The day after Fat Tuesday in the United States, Carnevale in Italy and Fasching in Germany — celebrations known for extravagant masks, lively parades, wild parties and overindulgence — is a time of somber reflection for Western Christians around the world.
Growing up, spring break in Texas meant a family trip to the Gulf Coast. I can still smell the sunscreen (and aloe vera gel for the inevitable sunburns) and taste the sea salt when I close my eyes.
The highest ski resort in Switzerland is located on the Matterhorn Mountain, where skiing enthusiasts from around the world come to experience perfect runs, modern lifts and fantastic ski schools.
Aside from a man’s best friend — the dog, friends are important to have. The adventurous, funny and perhaps embarrassing moments will make for great stories down the road. Though it’s nice to explore Europe with your significant other, sometimes a guy’s trip is all you need.
“We three kings of Orient are … bearing gifts we traverse afar … field and fountain, moor and mountain … following yonder star,” begins the popular Christmas carol. On Jan.
Skiing and snowboarding aren’t the only winter sports around anymore — yet you won’t find many of these at the Olympics! Whether you’re ready to jump in or just rather watch, Europe is home to many unique sports unlike the typical.
Snowkiting
Food, food and more food! I love to eat, so any event where eating is the primary focus … I am so there!
Living in Europe is a dream come true if you have a heart for adventure and love being active. With so many countries and activities to choose from, it can be overwhelming to know where to begin.