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Survival Phrases for Bern, Switzerland

8 definite survival phrases for Bern, Switzerland

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What are the most useful Bern survival phrases? If you are one of the travel enthusiasts wanting to mingle and jingle with the locals, these...
Abbey of St. Gall

Here are Switzerland's 11 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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No doubt that a place under the protection of UNESCO must be a cut above the rest. Here are Switzerland’s UNESCO World Heritage sites...
Emmental Cheese Making Workshop

Inside the Emmental cheese factory (it's where the magic happens!)

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On the shelves of grocers all over the world, wedges of gold called Emmental cheese are enticing unsuspecting victims like me. Now, I finally...
Bern, Switzerland Rose Garden

9 things that set Bern apart from any other place

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In my early days in Switzerland, I have made the common rookie error of mistaking Zürich as the Swiss capital - in the place of Bern! Now that I have visited...

Events

Sled Dog Race Kandersteg

International Sled Dog Race (Kandersteg)

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Among a winter wonderland with deep snow and crystal clear air, 140 teams will meet for the International Sled Dog Race. The track in Kandersteg is...
Easter Egg Fight in Bern

Communal Easter Egg Bashing (Bern)

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Every year on a late Easter morning, people gather at the Kornhaus square in Bern along with a colored Easter egg for a crash test...