Grindelwald This “Best of the Alps” resort is one of the ski villages of the Jungfrau region. It lies directly below the world-famous backdrop of the Eiger, the Mönch and the Jungfrau. The Alpine landscape is as varied as the choice of the ski runs. The other famous resorts of the Jungfrau region are, Read More
Swiss Made Tours is offering a three-night package to Lucerne in the luxurious five-star Hotel Lucerne Palace beginning at $699 per person, double occupancy, for travel from now until June 15, 2004. Included in this Swiss Made Tours package is round-trip airfare, three nights stay at the famous Hotel Lucerne Palace, daily grand buffet, Read More
The largest ski resort in Central Switzerland, Engelberg, is nestled amid the Alpine mountains at 1,020 m / 3,346 ft above sea level. Engelberg is presided over by Mt. Titlis and is just 40 minutes by car from Lucerne and an hour by train. A free ski bus runs every few minutes from your, Read More
Switzerland’s Olympic city Lausanne is welcoming the treasures of the National Gallery of Athens starting January 30 until May 31, 2004. The Fondation de l’Hermitage offers an intimate setting for the master pieces. In addition to a significant ensemble of Greek paintings from the 15th to 19th century, the collection will include over forty, Read More
In 2004, the Alps’ oldest democracy, Switzerland, has more to offer than ever – even for the budget-minded traveler! Fascinating happenings along the great new theme routes, LUXURY & DESIGN, and GASTRONOMY & WINE will make a visit to Switzerland in 2004 especially rewarding. Free brochures, including “Snowtime” and brochures on the theme routes, Read More
The Valais, one of Switzerland’s 26 cantons, is a skier’s paradise. It is home to the famous pyramid-shaped Matterhorn. From the Rhone glacier to Lake Geneva there more than 50 peaks over 4,000 meter / 13,000 ft high. Some of the powder runs are very close to the summits. Not only skiers and snowboarders, Read More
Badrutt’s Palace, the legendary grand palace hotel in St. Moritz and a top address for gourmands worldwide, has appointed Italian master chef Enrico Derflingher to the position of Executive Chef. Derflingher brings experience and talent in traditional Mediterranian cuisine to Badrutt’s Palace, where he will oversee menu creation and kitchen operations for the hotel?s, Read More
Events / Outlook – The New Year’s Eve fireworks from Zürich’s hoteliers – with a firework on Lake Zürich The magic of New Year’s Eve delights a crowd of 200,000 persons or more – Mövenpick Art on Ice – ice skating at its best International stars, top performances and emotions are an unsurpassable combination, Read More
NEW YORK (November 10, 2003) – The luxury Hotel de la Paix in central Geneva is the latest addition to the worldwide collection of more than 80 properties in Concorde Hotel Group and the first Concorde Hotel in Switzerland, it has been announced by Anna Karas, Vice President-Regional Director/North America, Concorde Hotels.
The Jungfrau region with Interlaken, Muerren, Wengen and Grindelwald – a BEST OF THE ALPS resort – is a ski paradise in the Bernese Oberland that attracts skiers of all levels, including many young and hip snowboarders and skiers looking for special challenges.