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International Balloon Festival 2015 - Chateaux d'Oex

Impressions from the International Balloon Festival

Château-d'Oex is a village with a significant story to tell. I was there during the International Balloon Festival, witnessing pilots work diligently...
Ticino Autumn Festivals

Our guide to the best autumn festivals in Ticino

Autumn is probably the greatest season for the glutton. There are many food and craft festivals in Ticino, such as the grape or marroni festivals...
Olma Fair - Cattle Show

Inside the Olma Agricultural Fair in St. Gallen

The Olma fair in St. Gallen is a highlight in many people's (farmer) calendar. The event usually takes place during ten days in October. Sure, you have...
Rendez-vous Bundesplatz 2014

The Changing Colors of the Bundeshaus in Bern

Come October, the Bundeshaus parliament in Bern becomes an object of attention – both for the locals and the tourists alike: Rendez-vous Bundesplatz...
Roman Festival Augst - 2014 - Soldiers

The Roman Festival in Augusta Raurica - Where History Lives

Living in the heart of Europe allows me to dive into new activities all the time. Case in point is the Roman Festival in Augusta Raurica...
il TAVOLO 2014 - Gate Gourmet Eröffnungsevent

il TAVOLO Is Zürich's Mouth Watering Food Festival

"Chicken or beef?", a question any frequent traveler can answer while asleep. Exclusively for il TAVOLO, Gate Gourmet turned into a first class kitchen...
Swiss Turnip Festival - Copyright Schweizer Franken

The Swiss Turnip Festival is all about - well - turnips!

The Swiss turnip festival is essentially fall block party mixed with some arts and a candle-lit parade. But the locals use this day as a chance to...
Lucerne Festival - KKL

Lucerne Festival - A Celebration of Classical Music (Sponsored Video)

Every summer for 75 years, the Lucerne Festival has taken over this popular city in Central Switzerland. Once all the dust has settled...
Seenachtsfest Rapperswil

4 reasons to visit Seenachtsfest in Rapperswil

Once every four years, the city commonly known as the "Rose Capital" opens up to pedestrians by closing off all car traffic...