Switzerland

By Marti Zuidam | Switzerland Land of Natural Wonders with a Wellness Feeling

Bern: Unesco jewel in the Swiss crown Switzerland

Switzerland is without a doubt one of the most beautiful countries in Europe. Nevertheless it is not yet known as a destination for citytrips. Most …

Europe

5 Useful Books about Switzerland

Share119<p>Tweet<p>+12<p>Share<p>Pin38<p>Shares 159<p>If any of you have ever studied German, or if Deutsch is your mother tongue, I bet you have suffered a minor …

Europe

Road Trip - Grand Tour of Switzerland

From palm-lined lakeshores to sparkling glaciers, from medieval villages to buzzing cities – the Grand Tour of Switzerland packs in an incredible …

Road Trips

Vote September 24, 2017

Content about the topic<p>Votes September 24, 2017 Pension reform vote looks set for close result<p>Most Swiss citizens support reform of the old age …

European News

74 Interesting Facts about Switzerland

Switzerland was originally called Helvetia by Julius Caesar when he conquered the Helvetii, a group of Celtic tribes, who lived in the area between …

Europe

Where To Go In Switzerland – Most Beautiful Towns And Villages

Most people will only ever dream of visiting Switzerland, one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the world. If you’re lucky enough to be …

Europe

Hiking is Switzerland's Real National Sport

<b>As winter's snow has melted away in the flatlands, the blanket of snow is retreating further up the mountains each day.</b><p>To some, this brings about …

Adventure Travel

#inLOVEwithSWITZERLAND

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The Best European Ski Vacations for Foodies

It's going to be delicious.<p>Skiing the Alps means many things: phenomenal conditions (up to 570 inches of snow a year in certain parts); without fail, an encounter with a blinged-out Russian in a new Bogner jacket; and, most important, a mountainside food and seriously civilized après scene so …

Skiing

Why Nendaz, Switzerland Needs to be On Your Radar

Nendaz, Switzerland is famous for its ski resorts — but I’m of the opinion that it makes the perfect off the beaten path Switzerland getaway, even in …

Europe

Switzerland landslide: Are the Alps melting?

<b>A massive rockslide in Switzerland's Val Bondasca was not a complete surprise. Many parts of Switzerland, two thirds of which is mountainous, are at risk of avalanches and landslides.</b><p>Communities in the Alps have been protecting themselves against such natural hazards for years.<p>Before Wednesday's …

Climate Change

Lucerne: How to Explore the Swiss City on a Budget

Lindt chocolate, clock towers, the Alps, rösti – what’s not to love about Switzerland? When it comes to spectacular landscapes, architecture and …

Will Zürich be getting a cable car across the lake?

Ankara has one. Rio de Janeiro has one. And La Paz in Bolivia has one. Urban cable cars are a popular solution to solving traffic congestion, and …

Transportation

Het hoogste bivak van Zwitserland bestaat 100 jaar!

TweetHet hoogste bivak van Zwitserland bestaat 100 jaar!Hoog op de Hörnligraat bij de Matterhorn ligt op 4003 meter boven zeeniveau het hoogste bivak …

beautiful lake near Flims Archives - NewinZurich - Your Guide To Living in Zurich

Lake Caumasee Flims – The Turquoise Lake One of the Most Beautiful Swiss Lakes You’ve probably see pictures of Lake Caumasee in adverts for …

Apprenticeships the recipe for Swiss success

Individuals with a VET qualification have more chance of finding a job than those without one. "Someone who has completed an apprenticeship is three …

A night in the Swiss Alps by Kevin Cathers

This hike has been on my hit list for well over a year. The Trifit Bridge is located in the Berneroberland region in Switzerland. We had planned to …

Swiss Alps

Kapellbrücke in Luzern

Swiss Stories

Diccon Bewes – The Englishman who makes the Swiss laugh

<b>“The Swiss are a bunch of coconuts”</b><p>Expatriates often seek out his advice on Switzerland and the Swiss. “Some say to me: ‘I’ve been here three months …

#inLOVEwithSwitzerland

Switzerland One of these days I'm going to someplace that looks like this! Lake Lucerne Switzerland Lungern, Switzerland Blue Lake,<p>The highest line …

Swiss border towns to combat 'shopping tourism'

9th August 2017, 0 comments<p>Many Swiss consumers shop in nearby towns on the other side of the border to avoid high prices at home. Now, Swiss border …

Mehr Gäste - auch in der Südostschweiz

Gemäss der Beherbergungsstatistik des Bundesamts für Statistik (BFS) vom Montag ist die Zahl der Logiernächte sowohl im ersten Halbjahr als auch im …

6 Most Scenic Places in Switzerland to Travel by Train

Switzerland just may be the most beautiful country in Europe, especially in summer. There’s something about the way the mountains still glisten with …

Europe

Perfect Day

Beautiful Light over Montreux

Switzerland for nature lovers

Kerry ChristianiLonely Planet Writer<p>On foot or skis, by bike or raft, with karabiner or paraglider, the Swiss have harnessed these wild places with impeccable precision. And no matter how ‘switched-on’ life gets, this will always be a land where you can find adventure and solitude.<p><b>On a high in</b> …

Europe

Swiss cheesemakers long for a stronger euro

Stressed are the cheesemakers — Switzerland’s, at least. As the European Central Bank lowered eurozone interest rates to weaken the euro and help the …

Economy

'Zwitserse gletsjers zijn door temperatuurstijging niet meer te redden'

• NU.nl<br>• Algemeen<br>• Politiek<br>• Klimaat<p>Door temperatuurstijgingen zijn de gletsjers in Zwitserland niet meer te redden.<p>Zelfs met de grootste inspanningen om …