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Top 10 places to visit in Switzerland

Top 10 places to visit in Switzerland

16 July 2014   13 comments
Whether you're planning to live in Switzerland or just visiting, here are 10 must-see sites in Switzerland.
Spend a weekend in Berlin, like a local

Spend a weekend in Berlin, like a local 20 October 2014

Explore the beautiful and historic capital of Germany with our insider tips for two days in Berlin. [Contributed by KLM]
Spend a weekend in Madrid, like a local

Spend a weekend in Madrid, like a local 20 October 2014

Explore the glorious capital of Spain with our insider tips for two days in Madrid. [Contributed by KLM]
Spend a weekend in New York, like a local

Spend a weekend in New York, like a local 20 October 2014

Explore the city that never sleeps with our insider tips for two days in New York. [Contributed by KLM]
Enjoy Living Abroad: Fifty shades of Zurich

Enjoy Living Abroad: Fifty shades of Zurich 8 October 2014

In preparation for a cross-Europe trip, Karen McCann reads up on the naughty side of Zurich.

MySwitzerland: Living the alpine lifestyle

2 July 2014
From festive processions to your own mountain hut, you can experience the Swiss Alps lifestyle for yourself with a good dose of folk Swiss culture, world-famous cheeses and clean mountain air.

Diccon Bewes: Ten interesting facts about Bern

7 January 2014
Did you know that the Swiss city Bern is named after a bear? Travel smart with these top ten essential facts about Switzerland's non-official capital city.
Trying to be Conscious: Why Zürich loves Starbucks

Trying to be Conscious: Why Zürich loves Starbucks 27 August 2013

Cécile discovers why "going where the locals go" in Zürich may well mean going to the local Starbucks.
Live Young Abroad: I ♥ nightlife in Switzerland

Live Young Abroad: I ♥ nightlife in Switzerland 26 February 2013

Hannah puts together a list of places that offer a great alternative to staying home - from Geneva to Villars-sur-Ollon.
Life in the Swiss Alps: Conquering vertigo

Life in the Swiss Alps: Conquering vertigo 12 February 2013

Diana Oehrli remembers how she survived a seven-hour hike that included a climb up the Giferhorn.
Thermalbad & Spa Zurich: A treat for eye, body, mind and soul

Thermalbad & Spa Zurich: A treat for eye, body, mind and sou... 23 February 2012

Katalin Fekete reviews Thermalbad & Spa Zurich, which offers a retreat for health aficionados and people looking for a relaxing escape.
Rick Steves: Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe

Rick Steves: Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe 21 December 2011

From a tiny mountain village in Switzerland to the bustling metropolis of Rome, the spirit of the season can be seen in homes, on squares, and up and down the streets.
Rick Steves: Gimmelwald -  the Swiss Alps in your lap

Rick Steves: Gimmelwald - the Swiss Alps in your lap 3 October 2011

Travel writer Rick Steves enjoys a slice of heaven in Gimmelwald.
Rick Steves: High in Switzerland's Appenzell

Rick Steves: High in Switzerland's Appenzell 11 August 2011

Travel writer Rick Steves enjoys the quaint traditions, and cow culture, of Appenzell.
Rick Steves: Bern, Switzerland’s playful capital

Rick Steves: Bern, Switzerland’s playful capital 17 February 2011

Travel writer Rick Steves has some fun in urban, but easygoing Bern.

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