Switzerland is no stranger to high marks.
Source: Switzerland: A microcosm of European cultures
Bern is one of Switzerland’s oldest and prettiest cities, where you can bathe in the River Aare and hunt for Emmental cheese on an electric bike, all against the backdrop of some of the most majestic Alpine peaks. There’s even a museum of mountains to explore in the Swiss capital. Not only that, Albert Einstein, […]
Source: Exploring the UNESCO World Heritage Site – Daily Times
Discover wonderful views of Switzerland, the Alps and Geneva Lake.
Source: From Lausanne: Full-Day Chaplin Montreux Gold Tour
GENEVA—I’m often asked if I have a favorite travel destination, and my answer is always the same: Switzerland. My love affair started decades ago when I became enamored by this country’s rich history, diverse topography, and international vibe. While I had always found the Swiss Travel System the best way to explore the country, I […]
Source: Mountain Hopping in Switzerland Aboard the Glacier Express
Bernina Express, Switzerland: We can wax lyrical about the glacier-capped mountains, waterfall-draped ravines, jewel-colored lakes and endless spruce forests glimpsed through panoramic windows on Switzerland’s Bernina Express but, trust us, seeing is believing. Rolling from Chur in Graubünden to Tirano in northern Italy in four too-quick hours, this narrow-gauge train often tops polls of the world’s most beautiful rail journeys. Beyond the phenomenal Alpine landscape, the railway itself is a masterpiece of early 20th-century engineering, taking 55 tunnels and 196 bridges in its stride.
Source: Lonely Planet picks the world’s most amazing train rides