Tag: Switzerland

15 Fun Facts About Switzerland

15 Fun Facts About Switzerland

Switzerland is a land of natural beauty, cheese, chocolates, luxury watches, punctual trains, cows that wear bells, wealthy banks, and happy people. Most people know that much, but there are many things that probably never occurred to you. Check out these 15 fun facts about […]

10 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Switzerland

10 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Switzerland

Switzerland is known for its storybook landscape – the emerald forests, rolling meadows covered with wildflowers, pristine lakes, imposing glaciers, and majestic mountains with snow-covered peaks. A multi-cultural country, each of its German, French, Italian, and Romansch-speaking regions has a distinct character. The beautiful cities […]

Schilthorn and Piz Gloria – on the Trails of James Bond

Schilthorn and Piz Gloria – on the Trails of James Bond

Schilthorn is known for two reasons: its stunning vistas and James Bond. The 2,970-meter (9,744 feet) high Schilthorn was made famous by the 1969 movie “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.” The Schilthorn Cable Car takes visitors up to Piz Gloria, gliding past more than 200 majestic […]

Destination: The Top of Europe-Jungfraujoch

Destination: The Top of Europe-Jungfraujoch

Many places boast breathtaking scenery, but the majestic beauty of the Swiss Alps puts them in a league of its own. The bright blue skies, the lush green valleys and colorful wildflowers, the imposing mountains with dazzling snow on the top – photos cannot do […]

Luxurious Swiss Weekend in Gstaad & Montreux

Luxurious Swiss Weekend in Gstaad & Montreux

Montreux, nestled between the mountains and the shore of Lake Geneva (Lac Leman in French) is known for its scenic vistas, Belle Epoque architecture, Château de Chillon, and Montreux Jazz Festival. It has always been a popular spot for artsy celebrities since Lord Byron and […]