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Engineering Travels serves as a travel resource for places teeming with history and scenic natural attractions. I believe these are the places where we can make fascinating discoveries and uncover beautiful aspects within ourselves. The aim of Engineering Travels is to assist you in planning and engineering your travels to ensure they are fruitful and worthwhile. – Eljon

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Switzerland - Towns in the Swiss Alps
Europe | Switzerland

15 Most Beautiful Villages In The Swiss Alps

Have you ever experienced a feeling of profound awe while gazing at stunning natural scenery? I have, and it’s a humbling, rejuvenating, and potentially life-changing experience. Despite its small size, Switzerland offers many such awe-inspiring vistas. The best part? You don’t have to embark on lengthy hikes to enjoy them. These marvelous views are everywhere…

14-Day Switzerland Itinerary: Swiss Alps Top Destinations
Europe | Switzerland

14-Day Switzerland Itinerary: Swiss Alps Top Destinations

Switzerland, despite its small size (fitting 14 times inside Madagascar), can’t be fully explored in a 14-day trip. However, two weeks are enough to discover top destinations in the Swiss Alps and explore few of its amazing cities. During this period, you’ll immerse yourself in a complete Swiss travel experience, from stunning natural scenery to…

Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
Europe | Switzerland

Discovering Lauterbrunnen Guide: Why It is Worth Visiting

Lauterbrunnen is a part of Switzerland that you would want to visit for its exceptional natural beauty. If J.R.R. Tolkien, my favorite fantasy novel writer, were still alive, he would likely agree. After all, Lauterbrunnen served as his inspiration for Rivendell, the home of the elves, in his book, The Lord of the Rings. The…

14 Good Reasons Why You Must Visit Lucerne, Switzerland
Europe | Switzerland

14 Good Reasons Why You Must Visit Lucerne, Switzerland

I know many cities in Switzerland, including Geneva, Bern, Zurich, and Basel, as well as towns near the Swiss Alps. But Lucerne stands out with its unique mix of experiences. It showcases Swiss architecture, history, culture, nature, and even technology! In my view, Lucerne is like a mini-Switzerland. Visiting this city gives you a snapshot…

Switzerland - Thun
Europe | Switzerland

Thun Switzerland Travel Guide: 5 Unmissable Things to Do

Thun might not be the first place you think of when planning a trip to Switzerland, but it’s a place that shouldn’t be overlooked. It’s similar to Lucerne, but a little smaller. Overall, it offers a mix of stunning natural scenery and fairy tale attractions. Thun’s charm is undeniable. One of its highlights is a…

Berchtesgaden, Germany
Europe | Germany

Berchtesgaden Viewpoints: 10 Breathtaking Spots and Scenic Areas

If you were to ask me for the best place in Germany to enjoy stunning natural views, I’d immediately suggest Berchtesgaden. Berchtesgaden, tucked away in the Bavarian Alps, offers breathtaking views at every turn. Whether you’re gazing at majestic mountains or mirror-like lakes, exploring deep gorges or spectacular caves and mines, the scenery is simply…

Berchtesgaden Travel Guide: 12 Highlights and Essential Tips
Europe | Germany

Berchtesgaden Travel Guide: 12 Highlights and Essential Tips

Do you agree that Bavaria has the most beautiful places in Germany? Maybe you do, maybe you don’t. But I’m sure you’ll be impressed by Berchtesgaden, one of the gems of this state in Germany. Berchtesgaden is a destination in Germany that deserves your attention. Located in the Bavarian Alps, it is surrounded by stunning…

Germany - Bamberg
Europe | Germany

Why Bamberg is Worth Visiting: A Guide to Top 12 Experiences

Besides Wurzburg, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, and Nuremberg, Bamberg is another town in Franconia I always recommend. Especially for my friends who enjoy visiting towns that are rich in beautiful architecture, historical sites, and panoramic landscapes. Given the affectionate names people use for Bamberg — “Little Venice,” “Rome of Germany,” and “Seven Hill City” —…

Bergamo Travel Guide: 10 Things That Make It a Must-Visit
Europe | Italy

Bergamo Travel Guide: 10 Things That Make It a Must-Visit

One of the perks of exploring smaller cities is the chance to have a more genuine experience. This is often because they aren’t as commercialized as their larger counterparts. You know, when a destination gets commercialized, the travel experience it provides often loses its authenticity and becomes more focused on profit-making. When making travel plans…

10 Most Beautiful Buildings in Venice + Google Maps Location
Europe | Italy

10 Most Beautiful Buildings in Venice + Google Maps Location

Even with issues like overcrowding, skyrocketing travel expenses, and flooding, one cannot simply ignore the beautiful city of Venice when planning the ultimate trip to Northern Italy. Venice’s uniqueness just makes it an irresistible destination. Like you can ask this question — in which city can you wander without setting foot on the ground, instead…

The Forest in Kyoto and Other Natural Attractions to Visit
Asia | Japan

The Forest in Kyoto And Other Natural Attractions To Visit

Japan’s deep respect for nature and its natural beauty are two aspects that greatly inspire me. I’ve always been in awe of how Japan has managed to develop and grow its cities without encroaching upon its forests. This commitment to preservation has earned Japan recognition as a country with some of the cleanest cities in…

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