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Hoher Kasten – with view over the Appenzell AlpsHoher Kasten

An unforgettable weekend in the Appenzell Alps (Sponsored)

How to best explore the Appenzell Alps? Start from Hoher Kasten, the Top of Appenzell! Located in the heart of Europe, this peak offers...
The Chedi Andermatt Hotel

Why The Chedi Andermatt deserves each of its five stars

Few hotels in Switzerland boast a reputation as stellar as The Chedi Andermatt. Whether from hearsay or from those privy enough to have lodged there...
Moms Tots Zurich - Hiking with kids in SwitzerlandMoms Tots Zurich

7 helpful tips for hiking with kids in Switzerland

"When you’re with your family, you're a team. There’s a lot of bonding that goes on the trail," says Tanya of Moms:Tots:Zurich, an online resource for hiking...
Cable Car Hiking Trail in Engelberg, Switzerland

The cable car hike in Engelberg is 100 percent unique

Switzerland holds numerous world records. Did you know that the canton of Nidwalden has more cable cars per capita than any other place on earth?
Barefoot Hiking Trail in Appenzell

The time I hiked the Appenzell barefoot trail – barefoot!

Wood chips, river rocks and plain old mud: these are just some of the materials I was challenged with when I recently completed the Appenzell barefoot trail...
Hiking the historic Suonen in Valais

How to hike the Suonen irrigation trails of Valais

For hikers with an appetite for Swiss history yet without a fear of heights, we have the perfect suggestion: the historic irrigation trails of Valais...
Lavaux Wine Hike in Switzerland

How to hike the Swiss Wine Trail in Lavaux (and taste it, too)

There's a saying that the Swiss don't export wine because they like to keep it to themselves. We opted to find out the truth on the Swiss Wine Trail...
Foroglio Waterfall Hike in Ticino, Switzerland

Here's how to see the Foroglio waterfall in Ticino

The Foroglio waterfall is located in one of Ticino's most remote valleys, and it is truly something else. We have long wanted to see this natural spectacle...
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...