Bernina Express - Lago Bianco

Our ultimate guide to the Bernina Express train line

The Bernina Express may well be the best train experience out there. It is definitely one of the most Swiss trains...
ZüriBahn Cable Car - ZKBZKB Zürcher Kantonalbank

What the much-awaited ZüriBahn cable car will look like

Just imagine the panoramic bird's-eye view of beautiful Zürich and the Alps from the sky, 80 meters above the lake...
Essential Tips to Planning a Switzerland Trip

6 essential steps to plan a trip to Switzerland

Planning the perfect trip to Switzerland can seem like a daunting task for first-time visitors. This is a blueprint on how to get around, what towns to visit...
Stoos Funicular 2017

Meet the world's steepest funicular (and ride it, too!)

From the longest railway tunnel to the steepest cogwheel railway, Switzerland is a tiny country of superlatives. Anther stunning record has been...
ZKB Cable Car 2020

Will Zürich be getting a cable car across the lake?

Ankara has one. Rio de Janeiro has one. And La Paz in Bolivia has one. Urban cable cars are a popular solution to solving traffic congestion, and Zürich...
Bern Tram

A guide to Switzerland's most scenic tram and bus rides

What is the best way to see a city? On foot, by bicycle, on a tour or aboard a sightseeing bus? We think that public transportation offers the best sightseeing.
Châtelard Line - gschieneschweiz

5 jaw-dropping train journeys in Switzerland

Whether you are a resident or a tourist, these five Swiss train journeys require just a Swiss Travel Pass. Hop on and enjoy the ride...
ZVV Anniversary - Zurich Main-Station

Congratulations to 25 Years of Zürich Public Transportation

I'm a great admirer of public transportation. For their 25th anniversary, the Zürcher Verkehrsverbund (ZVV) is making a big gesture...
Xrot 9213 Rhätische Bahn

Switzerland's Spectacular Xrot Snow Plough Train

When the red coaches of the Rhaetian Railway snake across dozens of viaducts in the majestic Grison Alps, the heart of any train lover will skip a beat...