All posts in Swiss travel

February 25, 2014, 1 Comment

Bananas and papayas, caviar and coffee – none of them typically Swiss products.

Glenfinnan viaduct

Eight great books on trains

December 4, 2013, 5 Comments

There are few things nicer than reading on a train. I love it. As did Oscar Wilde, who quipped:


Win a trip to Jungfraujoch – and more!

November 4, 2013, 69 Comments

Fancy going to the Top of Europe? Or soaking in the thermal baths at Leukerbad? Or lunch at the Grandhotel Giessbach?

Morteratsch climbers

The slow death of a Swiss glacier

August 23, 2013, No comments

Morteratsch. Its name starts with the word ‘death’ so maybe it’s no surprise that this glacier is dying.