Switzerland’s Golden Express Train Ride

The GoldenPass Express Train Ride from Interlaken to Montreux is a breathtaking railway journey that takes you through some of Switzerland’s most stunning landscapes. It is considered one of the most scenic train routes in the country, offering panoramic views of majestic mountains, pristine lakes, charming towns, and picturesque countryside. The journey begins in Interlaken, […]

Switzerland – Gelmersee

The Gelmersee is tucked away on-top of a mountain in the Bernese Oberland. The lake is actually a reservoir and accessible by the steepest funicular in Europe.

Hiking Monte Brè in Lugano

After years of living in Lugano, I figured it was about time I hiked Monte Brè. More than once I’ve been told that Monte Brè has some of the best views over Lugano, and that I never doubted. But now I can concur, Monte Brè offers breathtaking views. You have a few options when hiking […]

Hiking Valley Verzasca – The Art path – Ticino, Switzerland

The James Bond “Golden Eye” movie helped to make this valley famous with a bungee jump scene off the Verzasca Dam. However, this valley isn’t famous only because of Hollywood, as Valley Verzasca has become a highly attractive place for tourists.

A Classy, Majestic Resort in the Swiss Alps — Grand Resort Bad Ragaz

Positioned in a valley surrounded by magnificent Swiss Alps, lies the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz. I have heard so many excellent things about Bad Ragaz but, until now, I have not had a chance to visit. I was blown away by the experience and wish I’d visited sooner. It’s a perfect place for a vacation […]

Stay In the Heart of Zürich – Hotel Felix

We were fortunate to spend a weekend at the wonderful, recently remodeled, centrally located Hotel Felix in Zürich. Just a short walk from the Zürich HB station (250 meters) you’ll arrive at Hotel Felix situated in the old town surrounded by an abundance of cafes and bars. The entrance to the Hotel is simplistic, yet […]

A Swiss Mountain Retreat: Hotel Piz Buin – Klosters

Living in Switzerland for more than a decade, I am still amazed at how we find new places to explore with which we fall in love. We’ve been to Davos a few times but have never visited the little town of Klosters, just 15 minutes outside of Davos. The town of Klosters, in the Swiss […]