Luxury Guide to Basel, Switzerland

It seems that life in Basel is in general luxurious, with the city’s access to some of the best museums, cultural events, a thriving food culture, cafes & nightlife, fashion and historical neighborhoods as well as easy access to France & Germany. The day to day is very culturally rich and just being in Basel felt like a privilege. I profile some of the finest hotels, top local restaurants, best neighborhoods and premier activities and museums in this Luxury Guide.

Featured: Hotel Trois Rois, Fondation Beyeler, Berower Park, River Ferry, Hotel Nomad

The Birthplace of Perfume: Cologne

Get Lost in Germany with Kelley Ferro

It might seem obvious that perfume was invented in Cologne, but the history behind this ‘eau de parfum’ is fascinating. This entertaining tour/performance brings you back to the Middle Ages and takes you through the process and development of the sweet scents that we’ve come to know today.

Get Lost in Austria: Leopold Museum (Vienna)

Klimt, Schiele dominate this archtecturally interested museum within the Vienna’s historically rich MuseumQuartier. No trip to Vienna should miss this stop but if you want to get to the best first, go straight to the Leopold Museum and find the Klimt’s The Kiss

Kelley travels Austria to find the best places to see, things to do, foods to try and places to sleep. She roadtrips from Vienna to the Burgenland, then Graz, on to Salzburg and ends her trip in Innsbruck. Sponsored by the Austrian Tourism Board