ViaGottardo Hiking Trail

Did you know there's a trail connecting Basel and Chiasso? It's called ViaGottardo.

The history of the ViaGottardo trail dates back to the 13th century. The trail crosses Switzerland...
Wool Selection in Switzerland

18 things that the Swiss take for granted

Switzerland has a top-notch transportation system, an immaculate nature and a social welfare system. I've observed that many Swiss take these for granted...
2016 Swiss Gift Guide

The Ultimate Swiss Holiday Gift Guide

Christmas is just around the corner and you might be struggling to think of gifts for your friends and loved ones. Here are some unique Swiss gift ideas...
Gottardo Rail Tunnel

We wandered around the world's longest rail tunnel - at 31 degrees Celsius

Shortly before the opening of Switzerland’s 57 kilometer rail tunnel, we have officially become pioneers. The Gottardino limited train took us inside...

Burrito District brings Mexican madness to the heart of Zürich

I don't know about you, but one thing I have found lacking in Switzerland is good old Mexican food. Burrito District in Zürich...

“All we ask” is a video project where ballet dancers speak up

The Switzerland based ballet dancers Myrna Kamara and Gabriel Stoyanov have just launched a fascinating video project: "All we ask". Their aim is to...
Zürich West Wall Art

18 fresh photographs from Zürich's urban westside

There was a time when Zürich city limits were defined by the lake, the rivers and the surrounding hills. Much has changed since then...
Typical Swiss Geranium Flowers

12 typically Swiss things that are not cheese or watches

Name three typical Swiss things! If your answer includes cheese, chocolate or watches, you need to read on. Because I have compiled...
Downhill Scooter in Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt is 100% more exciting than you might expect

Youth hostels: Chances are that you haven't thought about them in a while. The hostel in Zermatt is one of the most beautiful properties in Switzerland...