Entries by Dimitri Burkhard

Traveling Swiss Style

Planes - Swiss Air First Class Suite (link) Last year, Swiss Air has unveiled their new suites for first class passengers. Not that I am jealous or anything, but I don't think these built-in full beds look very comfy. And who needs flat-screen TV's when we could be sharing a screen way up front like […]

5 Cool Swiss Ad Campaigns

Swiss advertising often seems to be inspired by Switzerland itself. Recurring elements are cows, the Alps, chocolate and some more cows. Among other subjects that reflect everyday realism, these timeless Helvetic icons are used in clever ways that result in humorous ad campaigns. Take a look for yourself, click on each image for an expanded […]

Luxury Public Toilets

Apart from like everywhere, luxury can also be found in unusual places in Switzerland. These clever one-way mirror toilets are not your average potty, but they sure stand out from the crowd! More common are public bathrooms in major train stations called Mc Clean: For a fare of roughly 2 bucks, you get to sit […]