You wouldn't be here if you weren't curious.*
Hi! I'm Elena! Welcome to my travel blog Creativelena.com.
For me, it is all about “life-seeing instead of sightseeing”: Join me as I create, eat & live my way around the world. Curious?
*Check out my book, “The Creative Traveler’s Handbook”, for learning more about what we mean by creative travel. Travelling means the world to me, makes me fit for everday life and sometimes, I trust, also calmer on the inside. Read this blog with a smile, share what you love and remember to check back regularly: After all, when was the last time you did something for the first time?
Visiting (and staying) at Disentis Monastery when travelling to Switzerland.
“You’re going to Switzerland to stay in a monastery!? Is that even possible?” There’s quite a few questions over my upcoming trip to Disentis Monastery in Switzerland, located in the Swiss canton of Grisons (Graubünden). And I must say, I’m actually quite excited myself – especially in times like these. Will it be possible to cross the border […]
Short Stay in Switzerland: From CERN to Zurich on a scientific weekend trip
“We are meeting here in Switzerland in order to explore the nuclear research facility CERN as a family”, I tell my friends discussing weekend plans. A smile spreads on my face while I watch most of them clearly at a loss. “You know, the huge subterranean ring underneath the city of Geneva … the largest particle accelerator in the world […]