OGNA in Trun, SwitzerlandDominik Gehl

Definitive Grisons architecture between Valendas and Sumvitg

During one memorable summer weekend, I went upstream along the River Rhine to discover some remarkable Grisons architecture...
Hiking from Brigels to Val Frisal

The La Val Hotel & Spa is ideal for hikers (and foodies)

We've recently packed our bags to discover Brigels and hike to the Val Frisal valley. Read about our experience at La Val Hotel & Spa...
Reasons to Visit Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein: 8 exciting reasons to go "abroad” (Sponsored)

Switzerland may be tiny, but Liechtenstein is tinier! Yet it has lots in store for families, outdoor types and animal lovers. Take the eagle hike...
Hotel Giardino Ascona

Why Hotel Giardino Ascona is Switzerland's garden resort

The five-star Hotel Giardino Ascona is hidden away in the Maggia River delta. Think lush palm trees, a water-lily pond and lots of lemon trees...
Buna Vista Golf Course Sagogn

So we've tried alpine golfing in Graubünden (we're hooked!)

A rich culture, distinct foods and even a national park: Switzerland's largest canton has it all. Read about alpine golfing in Graubünden...
Swiss Military Chocolate

What are the four official languages of Switzerland?

Switzerland has not one but four official languages: German, French, Italian, Romansh. Here's a comprehensive guide on the languages of Switzerland.
Lake Unterer Katzensee near ZurichWikimedia Commons

Splash! Here are 8 lakes near Zurich for wild swimming

We often get the question: are there any lakes near Zurich? And if so, which lakes are nearby? Here are eight lakes near Zurich for wild swimming...
Brienz Rothorn Bahn during Summer

10 Swiss mountain railway lines for your bucket list

With 52 mountain railway lines, anyone can reach the high peaks of the Swiss alps. Here are my favorite lines, from cogwheel trains to funiculars.
Ferien im Baudenkmal - Historic Vacation Homes in Switzerland

What it's like to vacation in a historic Swiss building

The ancient door creaks and my feet are freezing as I tiptoe down the stone stairs to retrieve wood. I'm staying in a historic Swiss building...