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Things to do in Switzerland this weekend

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Guided City Tour in St. Gallen Switzerland

For my first visit to St. Gallen I’ve joined the (daily) Guided City Tour in St. Gallen, starting at 11:30 am in front of the Tourist Information in …


Switzerland: The valley that time forgot

I’m walking to the Foroglio Falls, which race in chiffon-like drapes down a 260ft cliff behind the village of the same name. From my vantage point, …

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Swiss climber Ueli Steck claims 82 Alpine peaks feat

After a 62-day marathon, a climber dubbed the "Swiss machine" has announced he has scaled all 82 Alpine peaks over 4,000m (13,100ft).

Ueli Steck, 39, avoided motorised transport, choosing to cycle or walk between each peak in Switzerland, Italy and France.

Steck and his team set off in June.

His feat …


Refugee Influx in Swiss Town Puts Immigration at Election’s Core

A border police officer gesticulates at a map of Switzerland as two migrants with backpacks are informed they’ve crossed into the Alpine nation from …


7 Highlights from my Alpine Life of Wonders: The Jungfrau Region

Yodelei, yodelei, yodelei jiju my dear wonder friends and greetings from Switzerland! Today is my last day in this wonderful country and I’m already …

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Blatter gets cow, milks support at home charity event

ULRICHEN, Switzerland (AP) — Sepp Blatter was given a cow but gave little away about FIFA business at his annual charity football tournament on Saturday.

A cow called Colombo was a gift to Blatter from the village authority at his family's ancestral home of Ulrichen.

Blatter quipped in Swiss-German …

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Strong Franc Is a Challenge for Swiss, Economy Minister Says

The strength of the Swiss franc, which is weighing on exports and prices, is a challenge for the country, Switzerland’s economy minister said.

“It’s a …


Switzerland a Land with Awesome Landscape

Switzerland is the most preferred destination in Europe for the tourists to spend their holidays in a very special and extraordinary way. The snow …

Luxury Lifestyle

Friendly. In the Zurich Area, Switzerland


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KLM’s New App Wants to Know You Better Than You Know Yourself

We’ve talked about the dawn of personal in air travel, but the sun is already high up over the horizon in Amsterdam.

KLM has launched a new app which …

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The New Way for Tourism Bureaus To Measure Their Effectiveness

Austin, Texas—who knows a thing or two about destination marketing—played host to the 101st DMAI Annual Convention this month. Guero's Taco Bar


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Offer your adventures, activities and unique experiences to connect with adventure seekers around the world looking to book and live a life of …


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Switzerland Land of Natural Wonders

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The perfect trip: Switzerland

Rocks and ice took the first steps in creating this mountainous land, home to a multitude of Alpine valleys, enchanting towns and the two best kinds of food to melt in a pot.

This 390-mile road trip begins at Lake Lucerne, the historic birthplace of Switzerland, before taking in the awe-inspiring …


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36 Hours in Davos, Switzerland

Many equate Davos with the World Economic Forum and the masters of the universe who attend the yearly conference in this Swiss municipality perched 5,120 feet above sea level. But raise your eyes to the mountains and behold the inspiration for the adventures of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (he wrote …

Top 10 Things To Do Next Time You Visit Switzerland

To be honest with you, I never had much interest in visiting Switzerland. I never really thought I would ever visit the country, sure I’d stop by if …

What To Eat In Switzerland: 5 Foods Beyond Fondue

Switzerland does dairy well – the molten variety in particular. There’s something rather brilliant about eating hot bubbling cheese or chocolate …

7 Reasons Why Switzerland Is The Best-Run Country In The World

Switzerland is a remarkably stable and economically strong country. It was recently named the world's most competitive country by the World Economic Forum, and it's avoided the debt and unemployment that have plagued the whole world, and its neighbors in particular.

That's not the only way it beats …


Poetry in Space: Vals Thermal Spa in Switzerland

The Romans had the Baths of Caracalla, we have Swiss architect Peter Zumthor’s Thermal Baths Vals. Built into the hillside of Graubünden, Switzerland, the quarry-like spa was named a national monument two years after its completion in 1996 (talk about fast-tracked). Let's go there—now.

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