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Alp Spektakel Prättigau

The Alp Spektakel in Prättigau is 100% living history

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As our global digital village continues to get smaller and tighter, it is nice to get out and visit the real world. At the Alp Spektakel in Prättigau...
Indian Summer in Engadine, Switzerland

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

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

Why we have a crush on those hiking trails in Prättigau

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Partnunsee is a small lake that is tucked in between the steep limestone slopes of the Rätikon mountain range. If you imagine the shape of Switzerland...
Panoramic Hike from Muottas Muragl to Pontresina

Add these Engadine hikes to your Swiss bucket list

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We always thought our backyard was like a national park - until we saw the Upper Engadine valley. Imagine raging rivers and the smell of pinewood...
Swiss Town Bans Photographing

This Swiss town temporarily banned tourists from photographing

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Beautiful flowers, mountains and cows: There is so much beauty in Bergün, it is quite unbearable! As of this May, the town banned tourists from taking...
Spontaneous trips with bbacksoon

This Swiss travel site surprised us with a spontaneous trip

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If there is a more typically Swiss tag line than "We plan your spontaneity," I have yet to hear it. This is the pitch of bbacksoon, a Swiss travel site...
Hotel Saratz Pontresina

5 Reasons for Hotel Saratz (and for Pontresina)

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"Allegra!" This soft greeting sounds like alphorn music to our ears. It is also a sign that we have left the city for Hotel Saratz in Pontresina...

Events

SONGBIRD Festival Davos

The SONGBIRD Festival in Davos

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The SONGBIRD Festival in Davos is like a who's who of Switzerland's music scene. The concert line-up includes acts such as Züri West, the Lovebugs...