A pretty little town with plenty of British history and none of the pretensions of many other Swiss resorts. The ski area is a goodly size with lots of top to bottom runs and views of jagged peaks (not least the Eiger).
With its intense natural Alpine beauty, shores in three countries, Bronze Age dwellings and home to the Zeppelin, Lake Constance is a gem not to be missed.
Sprichst du Deutsch? / Do you speak German? Here are some useful German words and phrases to help you get along when travelling.
The gloriously theatrical mountains surrounding the alpine resort of Grindelwald are an inviting summer playground for hikers, adventurers and lovers of the great outdoors.
Standing on a platform perched 90m above the canyon, you’ll free fall 70m, before swinging between the vertical rocks of the canyon.
Parlez vous français? Here are some useful French words and phrases to help you get along when travelling.
The revolving restaurant located on the summit of the Schilthorn was featured in the 1969 Bond film “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service”, and offers panoramic views of the Bernese Alps of Switzerland.
The luxurious Hotel Belvedere is probably the best 4-star hotel in Grindelwald, Switzerland, with fabulous food and a huge outdoor saltwater Jacuzzi.
Linking Northern and Southern Europe, this railway line is the most spectacular way to cross the Alps.
The Alpina Gstaad is a five star superior hotel for leisure travellers wanting to indulge in Swiss chic and sample excellent cuisine, whilst enjoying the ski slopes and mountains during the day. Gstaad is frequented by the international jet set and a stay here may well make you feel like one of them.
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