Category: Religion

Visiting the Trachselwald Castle

Sämi and I traveled to the Trachselwald Castle with no expectations. It was a spontaneous choice on a beautiful summer weekend. We found this castle in one of our books about Switzerland. Was built in 12th – 13th century and in times of the Reformation was a prison […]

Castles of Sion, Wallis

Sion Sion is a capital city of Canton Wallis (Valais), Switzerland. It has a huge history which begins in prehistoric times. The oldest trace of the human settlement comes from 6200 BC during the late Mesolithic (Wikipedia*). Sion has beautiful medieval city and four castles. We have visited just two of […]

Castle in Spiez. Great place!

We were so many times in Spiez and around this castle and we never went in! Omg…it’s such a shame because the museum and the little church are stunning inside… Of course, the view from the tower takes your breath away… But the castle is so rich in […]

Goldswil church ruins

On the way back from Brienz to Interlaken we saw the sign – ruins. Of course, we decided to stop the car and quickly take a look what for the castle it is. But it was no castle. In front of us was standing the tower and we […]