The following is information about the many areas of Switzerland you can dive in and actually ENJOY winter! Whether you ski or not, Switzerland is a feast for the eyes, and if you love chocolate and “apes ski,” the Swiss do this up exactly right too! THE BERN REGION Happy Birthday, Mount Schilthorn! The Schilthorn, Read More

Switzerland might be small, but it ranks among the countries with the most museums per capita – with more than 1,000 museums of every variety. This article features a few off-the-radar museums that apparently most Swiss don’t even know about. See Switzerland in One Hour! You only got one hour to see Switzerland? Swissminiatur makes it, Read More

On September 19, tradition takes to the fore in the city of Bern: The Bern Farmers’ Association’s annual Sichlete festival will take place on Parliament Square (Bundesplatz). The event will begin at 10:00 a.m. with the Oberbalm cowbell group. The highlight of the event is always the arrival of the alp descent in front, Read More

JazzAscona – 23 June – 02 July 2016 JazzAscona – the only festival outside of the USA that is officially supported by the City of New Orleans – celebrates its 32nd edition with a follow-up of last year’s edition, The New Orleans Experience–Original Music & Food from Louisiana. The festival’s program includes almost 200 concerts,, Read More

BIG SUMMER FOR CYCLING IN SWITZERLAND The Tour de Suisse (Late June) This year’s TDS runs alongside our own Lite Tour across Switzerland. It’s possible to see the pros and feel the excitement, all while doing your own tour across Switzerland. No, you don’t need to be hard-core cyclist yourself to participate. This is, Read More

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 19, 2016 – Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European rail products worldwide, is offering travelers a discount when they purchase complementary Switzerland travel products that help them experience the scenic and mountainous country. Beginning today, in partnership with Switzerland Tourism and Swiss Travel System, Rail Europe offers travelers $50 off a, Read More

TORONTO, ON – Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European rail products worldwide, is inviting travelers to experience unforgettable moments in Switzerland at a discount with 30% off the first-class electronic Swiss Travel Pass* , in partnership with Switzerland Tourism and Swiss Travel System. The Swiss Travel Pass offers extensive travel and sightseeing options for travelers to create, Read More

SWISSÔTEL ELEVATES THE CHOCOLATE EXPERIENCE THROUGHNEW YORK (February 18, 2016) – From the creation of the very first milk and white chocolates, to industry-leading innovation designed to improve the taste and texture of this savory sweet, no country’s history is more infused with chocolate than Switzerland. Now, guests of Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts, a brand inspired, Read More

It’s February, so definitely a good time to post the video clip I made about a recent trip to Switzerland and my first real lifetime skiing experience! The ski instructors have a great sense of humour, and definitely a lot of patience! This clip focuses on the town of Pontresina and also takes a look at the stunning Grand, Read More

There’s a new adrenaline-boosting highlight taking shape in the Jungfrau Region: the Thrill Walk on Mount Schilthorn starts at the sun terrace and leads straight into the perpendicular walls of the Birg massif. The new walkway – an interplay of steel grating and reinforced glass – nestles against the cliff, running beneath the observation, Read More