Locarno Film Festival - Piazza Grande

Locarno Film Festival - Leopard Craziness in Locarno

Locarno is one of the nicest little towns in Ticino. My heart melted as I found out how incredible this town gets during the Locarno Film Festival...
Pilatus PC-7 TEAM Taxiing

AIR14 Payerne - Celebrating 100 Years of Swiss Air Force

2014 is a big year for the Swiss Air Force – and aviation fans can draw the benefits from various events and displays across Switzerland. AIR14 Payerne...
Marathon Gespräche - Episode 1

Marathon Gespräche: Talking to "Foreigners" in Switzerland

Switzerland has been getting more attention than usual, so we came up with the idea of Marathon Gespräche: A conversation series...

A Primer on Swiss Gin

Craft beers, organic-fair-trade coffee and specialty gins have all benefited from the hipster trend. But now, there are hundreds of gins you may...
Longlake Festival 2014 in Lugano Switzerland

Live at the LongLake Festival in Lugano

Packed bars along Lugano's lakeshore and crowds of people promenading leave us fretting about making it to the much-anticipated Longlake Festival...
TEDxZurich 2013

Speakers Worth Watching at TEDxZurich 2014

TEDxZurich has become a staple event: It is synonymous with inspiring talks, memorable acts and live music. Now in its fifth year...
DS Greif Steamboat Greifensee Switzerland

Greif on Lake Greifensee - The Little Steamboat That Could

If it wasn't for James Watt, we would be missing out on Greif, the steamboat on Greifensee. When we keep our windows open, a charming „choo!“...
Unique Swiss Road - Gotthard-Pass

Ticino's Tremola Road is a passage to heaven

I recently had the wonderful opportunity to go on a drive to the southern part of Switzerland to the cantons of Ticino and Uri. The Tremola pass...
European Athletics Championships 2014 #Zurich2014

Inside Letzigrund at the European Athletics Championships 2014

The message came through Twitter: Would you like to be a VIP at the opening day of the European Athletics Championships in Zurich? I didn't have to think...