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Büsingen Phone Booths

What it's like inside Switzerland’s German and Italian enclaves

Switzerland is a land-locked country. And despite the small size of the country, two foreign territories are actually locked inside: A German and Italian...
Schaffhausen Old Town

This was not our last weekend getaway to Schaffhausen

Architecture, food, nature and charm: Name a town that has it all! Any season is the perfect time for a weekend getaway to Schaffhausen...
Appenzell Getaway Guide

Why you should drop everything and visit Appenzell

When people ask me where my family is from and I say "Appenzell", I usually get the response: "Like the cheese?" This region is often overlooked...
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...
24 Hours in Baden, Switzerland

24 Hours in Baden, Switzerland

Transformers the size of pine trees were once tested in a lab in downtown Baden. None of this high voltage trickery remains at Baden’s Trafohalle today...
Bad Egg, Switzerland

Here are 10 more hilarious Swiss town names

You don't have to put yourself in Bill Murray's position sitting on a hotel bed in Tokyo to be lost in translation. The hilarious Swiss town names will...
Glacier 3000 Peak Walk, Gstaad, Switzerland

4 Unmissable Experiences in Gstaad

Gstaad is the proverbial haven of charm and repose. A place that gifted an honorary citizenship to actress Julie Andrews and hosts the likes of Madonna...
Advent in St. Gallen City of Stars

Advent in St. Gallen: 700 stars and culinary highlights

It's this time of the year when days get shorter. Perfect to hop on a train and enjoy advent in St. Gallen! The city of 700 stars awaits you with...
Rapperswil - City of Roses in Switzerland

Rapperswil is Switzerland's City of Roses

Ever since my childhood, Rapperswil has found ways to capture my attention. Back then, it was those fun visits to the kids' zoo or adventurous climbs...