City life

Frankfurt for beginners – an introduction to VISIONAPARTMENTS’ new location

Frankfurt city guide

VISIONAPARTMENTS is excited to add Frankfurt to its portfolio this year. Before you book an apartment in Frankfurt, we would like to introduce the metropolis to you through the eyes of its inhabitants. The most international city and the largest financial center in Germany is characterized by its impressive skyline. It is more reminiscent of New York than of any other European location. Whether you stay on the banks of Main as a business traveler or as a tourist, you won’t feel like a foreigner in the melting-pot where almost one in three citizens do not hold a German passport. The open and hospitable atmosphere in Frankfurt stems from its centuries-old role as a trading center. Even today, regardless of where you come from, you will meet people there who speak your language and find a restaurant that serves your favorite food.   It’s easy to get lost in such…

City life

Discover charming Swiss cities only a short train journey away from Zurich

Vevey St. Sulpice Zug the best Swiss cities

Even though it is surrounded by beautiful nature, towering Alps and a gorgeous lake, just like many other places in Switzerland, Zurich amazes visitors with its cosmopolitan spirit. Anyone who has followed our insider guide for Zurich will appreciate the city’s high living standards combined with tranquility and a little town’s charm. However, other Swiss cities also deserve attention and are attractive holiday destinations that are often yet to be discovered by the foreign tourists.

City life

Holidays in Lausanne – top summer attractions recommended by locals

What to do in Lausanne

If you want to know what to do in Lausanne in the summer, you are in the right place. Lausanne is a great choice. The city ticks all the boxes in top summer hotspots category, although still remains slightly out of the limelight. Unlike obvious holiday choices like Porto or Barcelona, Lausanne has the mysterious charm of a travel agent’s special offer from under the counter. We asked the locals for the advice and prepared the list of top summer attractions in Lausanne. Let’s unveil some of the city’s best kept secrets.

Business travel

Travel like a pro with these useful air travel tips

Travel tips for frequent flyers

For those who travel only for vacations, air travel might be an exciting thing. It means that a wonderful, carefree time is approaching – an escape from the normal life. An airplane is like a special spaceship that will take us to our promised land. Those who have to travel frequently for work are more down-to-earth, if not critical. Frequent travelling means hours spent on waiting or worrying that there is not enough time, stress about delayed or canceled flights, annoying people and waiting lines everywhere.   But it doesn’t have to be this way. You don’t have to give up on business travel, because after all it makes life so much more interesting. A better solution is learning a few tricks that will make your experience much easier, lower your stress levels, and ease the pain of business travel. Learn our travel tips for frequent flyers.

Business travel

How smartphone apps can make business travel easier

Best apps for business travellers

Organizing a trip by yourself is not a bed of roses, regardless of whether you are a business traveller or a tourist. There are a lot of things you have to figure out yoursef –  from accommodation, topography of the new city to restaurants serving your favourite food and cars for hire. Fortunately, there are many apps and online services that come to your rescue. Available both on Android and iOS and mostly free, it’s worth to have these business travel apps in your pocket.