Appenzeller Cheese - Swiss Dry Humor

More things I wish I'd known before moving to Switzerland

In real life, not everything is as charming as on the postcards. We want you to know these valuable pieces of advice before moving to Switzerland...
Gotthard TV Movie 2016

7 Swiss Bands to watch out for in 2017

The new year is set to bring some fresh wind into the Swiss music scene. From reggae to rock, these Swiss bands have what it takes to make it big in 2017...
Jungfraujoch, Switzerland

5 reasons to visit Jungfraujoch (and 5 to skip it)

Is the Jungfraujoch a must-do trip - or a trap? Click through to read five good reasons to visit The Top of Europe, plus five reasons to skip it,
Montreux Switzerland

Montreux: 5 reasons to visit the artistic magnet

Nestled at one end of "croissant-shaped" Lake Geneva, Montreux is a glittering jewel of a town, and the ideal weekend escape during...
Gotthard TV Movie 2016

These Swiss Christmas traditions surprised me

I grew up in a religious home with the original story of Christmas. When I moved halfway across the world, I realized that Swiss Christmas traditions are...
Montreux Noël Christmas Market

How Montreux rocks the Holiday Season

During a time of year when most Christmas fans head north to markets in Basel, Strasbourg or Nürnberg, we headed south to Montreux.
How to be Swiss by Diccon Bewes

Peek inside the new book "How to be Swiss"

As the transition to a Trump presidency becomes real, many US passport holders are wondering: How do I become Swiss?
Hotel Im Spycher

Im Spycher is a 306-year-old design gem on Lake Lucerne

Lake Lucerne has long attracted famous writers, composers, artists and politicians. Neatly perched above the lake is the getaway house Im Spycher...
Gotthard TV Movie 2016

Our preview of the upcoming Swiss TV event "Gotthard"

In 1873, people from all over the world came to the tiny Swiss village of Göschenen. "Gotthard" is a TV production which retells the construction of...