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Around Switzerland in 80 Maps

October 5, 2015, 10 Comments

My new book is bigger and brighter, and also a remarkable journey through time and space.

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Welcome to Little Switzerland!

October 19, 2012, 1 Comment

There’s a new Swiss book out, and it’s one that I didn’t write! But I love it anyway: Swiss Miniatur.

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A double celebration for Swiss Watching

December 9, 2011, 10 Comments

Two years old today. This blog, that is, not me. And with perfect timing the first translation of the book has been...

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An inside look at life along Lac Léman

November 29, 2011, No comments

Nyon is one the many delightful towns that occupy the northern shore of Lake Geneva (or Lac Léman if you speak French).

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Discovering Swiss cheese with Style

November 8, 2011, 6 Comments

Swiss and cheese. Those two words together conjure up an instant image of giant slabs of rubbery stuff with holes in. 

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A Number 1 bestseller

December 5, 2010, 8 Comments

How does it feel to have written a bestseller? A customer asked me that last week, but it’s a question I found quite...

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Swiss Watching trivia, No 23: Swiss Family Robinson

August 23, 2010, 4 Comments

Almost seven decades before Heidi was born, another favourite Swiss book was published in 1812: Der Schweizerische Robinson, or Swiss Family Robinson....

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