The Monster Book of Switzerland - Swiss Monsters

Ready to face the scariest Swiss "monsters"? Here are nine!

Switzerland is a country with a rich heritage of legends and myths. Most intriguing are tales of scary creatures that inhabit the Swiss mountains...
Co Chin Chin Vietnamese Restaurant Zurich

Vietnamese Restaurants in Zürich: The ultimate foodie guide

Craving for Vietnamese phở in Zurich? Up there with raclette shacks and upscale restaurants, there are many excellent Vietnamese restaurants in Zurich...
Moms Tots Zurich - Hiking with kids in SwitzerlandMoms Tots Zurich

7 helpful tips for hiking with kids in Switzerland

"When you’re with your family, you're a team. There’s a lot of bonding that goes on the trail," says Tanya of Moms:Tots:Zurich, an online resource for hiking...
Zermatt Matterhorn Hiking

A perfect getaway to Chalet Hotel Schönegg in Zermatt

The village of Zermatt has the privilege of being situated on the foot of the world's most photographed mountain, the Matterhorn. The Chalet Hotel Schönegg...
Switzerland ApartmentLiebefeld

About the Swiss and their obsession with white walls

While working as an interior designer in Switzerland, I have seen my fair share of white walls. I have tried to assess Switzerland’s white wall syndrome...
Werkraum Warteck in Basel, Switzerland

Architecture and creativity converge at Warteck in Basel

I am atop a rooftop bar in Basel and there is not a single cloud in the sky. Workroom Warteck is a unique piece of architecture with priceless vantage points...
Mondaine Watch Factory in Biberist, Switzerland

What it's like inside the Mondaine watch factory

There's a place in Switzerland where nearly a million hands are waiting to be put to work. The place is the Mondaine watch factory in Solothurn, and I'm here...

We went to the Città del Gusto Gourmet Festival in Lugano

In Italian, they call Lugano in Switzerland's south a "città del gusto." Quite literally, this means city of taste - and there is good reason why Lugano...
Cable Car Hiking Trail in Engelberg, Switzerland

The cable car hike in Engelberg is 100 percent unique

Switzerland holds numerous world records. Did you know that the canton of Nidwalden has more cable cars per capita than any other place on earth?