Aspen, Colorado – Getting Back to Nature

This Tip was provided by Northern Irish Explorer, Sinead Corr. If you’ve started feeling fenced in and stressed out by the unrelenting pace of city life then Aspen is the perfect escape. Tucked away in the Rocky Mountains this quintessential American Ski town has become famous for its popularity with the rich and famous, as…

Zermatt, Switzerland – Beautiful Views & Delicious Crepes

If you are in Zermatt, the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise View Point (3883m), accessed by a cable car from the town centre, is an experience that no one should miss. With breath-taking views of the surrounding Alps (especially the world-famous Matterhorn) this view point really is one of the best around. Here at Tiplr, we recommend heading…

Grimentz, Switzerland – A Must-See Show in The Mountains

To all those in the mountains this winter: It is no secret that watching the sun rise and set is both a beautiful and humbling experience, yet few people actually bother getting out of bed or pausing in the evening to admire them. One of my biggest Tips would be to make that effort, especially…

Chandolin (Val D’Anniviers), Switzerland – A Mountain Top For Everyone

Often when people ski they spend days gazing at the mountain tops that surround them, acknowledging their immense beauty and power but also recognising that their summits are unachievable, not a possibility for your everyday person who isn’t a mountaineer. This is not, however, always the case. Sometimes you just need to know the hidden…

Beijing – A Bubble and a Bird’s Nest

Cast your mind back to when Beijing hosted the world Olympics (some 8 years ago now)! You’ll no doubt remember this host-city as leaders in Olympic village architecture, boasting some of the most impressive buildings seen in the history of the games. Our tip? If you didn’t manage to get tickets to the famous sporting…

Bohinj – The Perfect Outdoor Getaway

Bohinj, Slovenia. It’s the biggest natural lake in Slovenia, but is much more than a lake. It is an attraction for the whole family. If you are wondering what to do with your kids, because you need relaxation but they want creativity and things to do, you came to the right place! Visitors claim to…