Crans Montana Youth Hostel

My Swiss mountain escape to the Crans-Montana youth hostel

Lucky me: I had the great fortune to be invited to stay at the newly renovated and reopened Swiss Youth Hostel in Crans-Montana. The village is known for...
Longest Suspension Bridge in the World - Switzerland

The world's longest suspension bridge hangs in Switzerland

If the word "acrophobia" is in your vocabulary, read no more. The world's longest suspension bridge for pedestrians connects two towns in Valais...
Festival da Jazz - Muottas Muragl

4 reasons to put the Festival da Jazz on your schedule

The first things that comes to mind when hearing St. Moritz are high society events and expensive hotels. But the hidden gem is the Festival da Jazz...
Vaud e-bike Tour - Avenches

I took an e-bike trip through time (with gâteau and wine)

The canton of Vaud's marketing slogan is "Lake Geneva Region", but it is far more diverse. On a recent e-bike tour, we saw Roman artifacts and...
Hotel Schweizerhof Sky Terrace

When in Bern, head to these hot spots for the best views

My favorite season is summer because of the energy floating around everywhere. In Bern, there are several hot spots with amazing views...
Angelo Boog - Liechtenstein Stamps

7 contemporary Swiss illustrators you need to know

With a legacy of poster design and surreal art, Switzerland is more creative than its organized image would betray. In the last century...

How to break into acting with a Swiss German accent, according to Christian Schäfer

This is the story of someone who hit the RESET button and moved abroad, just to pursue a dream. Christian Martin Schäfer is a Swiss born actor...

Khurum Khan took his drone to Switzerland, and here's the result

When I first encountered Khurum Khan's photographs from Switzerland, I knew there was something special about the man who pressed that shutter...
Zoo Zurich with Kids

11 family activities for sunny days in Zürich

The sun is shining, so grab your children and explore the fun activities that Zürich has on offer for families! Here are some of our favorites...