Snowcat Experience Lenk

The time I got up at 3 AM to ride along in a snowcat

As skiers, we are used to seeing them parked neatly somewhere beside the slopes. I am talking about snowcats or trail groomers. I got to ride along...
CORUM Watch Making

La Chaux-de-Fonds is about watches, food and well-being

We are in La Chaux-de-Fonds, the third largest city in French-speaking Switzerland and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. CORUM is a watch making legacy...
Bernina Express

How to travel Switzerland by train in just five days

For some globetrotters, spending two weeks in Switzerland is wishful thinking. This five day itinerary is allows you to maximize...
Solothurn Old Town, Switzerland

Solothurn: 11 steps to making your city getaway perfect!

Solothurn has an illustrious past that many do not know about. On our recent Saturday getaway to this gem of a town, we found out all the secrets...
Aarau Old Town

Here's why you shouldn’t just drive past Aarau

Every country seems to have a stereotype. Be it a state or a region that's the butt of the rest of the country’s jokes. In Switzerland, it is Aargau...
Monte Tamaro Hike in Ticino

Tamaro to Lema is the ultimate Ticino autumn hike

Autumn in Ticino means some of the best hiking opportunities. And we conquered one of the most scenic and challenging trails of all, the Tamaro-Lema...
Indian Summer in Engadine, Switzerland

Here's proof that Indian summer in the Upper Engadine shines

With hiking boots strapped on, we recently returned to the Upper Engadine in order to witness a special natural phenomenon: Indian summer...
Blausee Switzerland

Psst! Here are some lesser known places in Switzerland...

Geneva, Interlaken, Montreux and Zermatt: No doubt they are among Switzerland's tourism hot spots. But there are countless places off the beaten track...

We cherry picked the best activites for our Zug getaway

Zug is a small capital city nestled in between Lucerne and Zürich. It once had more than 40'000 cherry trees, but the "kirsch" tradition is still...