A street in Guarda in the Lower Engadine, Switzerland

Even more beautiful Swiss towns to see in your lifetime

It's in those smaller towns where Swiss identity is kept alive. Apart from flagship Swiss destinations such as Geneva, Montreux or Zürich, here are...
Festi'Neuch 2019 - Patti SmithBill Harby

My ode to Festi’Neuch, the first music festival this summer

This annual Neuchâtel music festival brought big talent to a not-too-big, much-loved town. Sophie Hunger, Bastian Baker, Sum 41, Midnight Oil...
Hotel Palafitte Neuchâtel

Hotel Palafitte on Lake Neuchâtel offers modern elegance and tranquility

I woke up early, as I usually do, and stepped out onto the balcony in time to see the sun rising over the horizon. Built in 2002, the Hotel Palafitte...
Saut du Doubs

Border hopping into France at the Doubs Falls

Not far from Les Brenets in the canton of Neuchâtel and at the heart of the Jura mountains, the river Doubs falls a dramatic 27 meters...
Hesiode Theatre Neuchâtel

Birthing the Greek Gods in Neuchâtel

The Greek gods are currently alive and in residence at Laténium Archeological Museum and Park in Neuchâtel. In the latest outdoor play...
Suchard Home Neuchâtel

On the Trails of Swiss Chocolatier Suchard in Neuchâtel

Where in Switzerland can you find minarets with brilliant gold domes and a connection to the early years of Swiss chocolate-making? Neuchâtel and Suchard...