SCNA
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May 20, 2015, 3 Comments

This summer the land of milk & money is coming to the land of the free! 

St Ursanne
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May 11, 2015, No comments

Cobbled streets and fairytale castles, decorated fountains and frescoed houses.

Matterhorn view
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April 27, 2015, 1 Comment

He was the man who conquered the Matterhorn, and lived to tell the tale.

Scherenschnitte 1
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April 2, 2015, 2 Comments

It translates literally as ‘scissor cuts’ but Scherenschnitte is an art form like no other.

Globi
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March 11, 2015, 9 Comments

Rivella and Röstigraben, Globi and 1291. All of them instantly recognisable.

Nuclear pills
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November 20, 2014, 4 Comments

My nuclear pills arrived in the post today, courtesy of the government.

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Recent posts

SCNA

Swiss Watching in America!

May 20, 2015, 3 Comments

This summer the land of milk & money is coming to the land of the free! 

St Ursanne

The ten prettiest small towns in Switzerland

May 11, 2015, No comments

Cobbled streets and fairytale castles, decorated fountains and frescoed houses.

Matterhorn view

Edward Whymper, the social climber

April 27, 2015, 1 Comment

He was the man who conquered the Matterhorn, and lived to tell the tale.

Scherenschnitte 1

Art by a thousand cuts

April 2, 2015, 2 Comments

It translates literally as ‘scissor cuts’ but Scherenschnitte is an art form like no other.

Globi

10 things every Swiss person knows

March 11, 2015, 9 Comments

Rivella and Röstigraben, Globi and 1291. All of them instantly recognisable.

Belle Epoque artist

Welcome to the year 1901!

January 19, 2015, 1 Comment

In Kandersteg this week it’s no longer 2015 but over a hundred years earlier. That’s because it’s Belle Époque week.

Ones you might have missed

  • Starfruit
  • Vote result 9.2.14
  • Cailler unwrapped
  • Subtitle disaster on Swiss TV
  • St Ursanne view
  • Rennie
  • Appenzeller advert
  • Jungfraubahn
  • Tips
  • bin bags
  • Courtesy of Rega
  • red shoes on display
  • Carnival princess
  • Grandhotel Giessbach
  • Four eggs
  • Links gehen rechts stehen