Tags: bern

What lives within us

I have this one final photo to share with you from Bern. This is a Henry David Thoreau quote. I’ve been intrigued by Thoreau ever since my junior year in high school where I first had the opportunity to learn about him and we had a whole section on Transcendentalism. I love how connected to […]

A mix of emotions in Bern

Bern means ‘bear’ in German. The city was founded by Duke Berthold V of Zähringen in 1191. Berthold V suggested naming the city after the first animal they’d kill in a hunt. That animal happened to be a bear. I’ve posted a few statistics of the city and my photos for you to check out: […]