The Ultimate Switzerland Itinerary by a Local – One Week in Switzerland; Seraina Zellweger; The PlanetD

A detailed seven day Switzerland itinerary written by a local showcasing the best of Switzerland. How to make the most of your time and save money.

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How to have a great staycation this summer in Switzerland; Time Out

With so much choice on offer, staying put is the new going away…

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Switzerland is safest country to travel in, Singapore second; AFP

According to Insurly, a travel insurance comparison website, Switzerland is the world’s safest travel destination, scoring 93.4 out of 100.

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Five things to do in Wetzikon, Switzerland; Michael Houston; World Curling Federation

Quietly nestled in the hills of the Zurich Highlands, just miles away from Switzerland’s financial capital sits Wetzikon – the host of the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2020. Home to just over 20,000 people, there will be an air of peacefulness here in between matches – but what can visitors do during the rest of…

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Nature’s painting comes alive: Switzerland; Bindu Gopal Rao; Hans India

The beauty of Switzerland can be best experienced on a train ride aboard the Bernina Express that will take you through some of the most scenic vistas of this beautiful country

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Swiss delights: A luxury travel guide to Bern; Rebecca Underwood; LLM

Switzerland’s enchanting capital, Bern, is built around a curvature in the River Aare and was founded in 1191 by Berthold V, Duke of Zahringen. It is said that…

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‘Wine is like the canary in the coal mine’ for climate change; Doyle Rice; Sydney Morning Herald

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Beautiful libraries around the world; Keepers of Cool

You don’t have to be a bibliophile to want to visit one of these stunning libraries.

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Travelling Suitcase: Gold Wine; Kalpana Sunder; Indian Express

In Switzerland, a trek through the terraced vineyards of Lavaux…

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Five Reasons You Need To Visit Ticino, Switzerland’s Enchanting Mediterranean Region; Sandra MacGregor; Forbes

Here are five of the best cities to visit to explore Switzerland’s Italian spirit.

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Top Six Of The World’s Most Beautiful Libraries; Sandra MacGregor; Forbes

Knowledge can be both edifying and aesthetically uplifting. Here are six of the world’s most beautiful libraries.

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Switzerland holidays: Laax, in the Swiss Alps, is perfect for hiking, cow & scenery lovers; Harriet Mallinson; Daily Express

SWITZERLAND – a country famous for chocolate, army knives and the Alps. The European mountain range attracts around 120 million tourists every year, according to the WWF, but it’s not just the skiing that draws travellers to the Swiss Alps. There are plenty of outdoor pursuits to get stuck into in the warmer months – although your fitness might just be tested, as this travel writer found out.

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Eight of the World’s most beautiful Libraries; Suren Prasad; Spear’s Magazine

Here are eight of the most beautiful libraries in the world, whose amazing ambience would make you reach out for the most insipid book just to bask in their spectacular surroundings. Inhale the Baroque beauty of the amazing bibliothèques of Austria’s Admont Abbey and the National Library, while savouring the ancient wisdom of the treasured tomes of Klementinum and Strahov in the Czech Republic.

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The Best Train Rides Through the Swiss Alps; Kaitlin Menza; Town And Country Magazine

The view is gorgeous all year ’round.

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Eberhard & Co. opens its very own museum; Trade Arabia

Barbara Monti, CEO of Swiss luxury watch company Eberhard & Co., has opened the brand’s very first watch museum, paying homage to a history defined by success, initiated in 1887 and marked by countless iconic creations.

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Roundup: UNESCO Sites, Artificial Glaciers, and Alexander von Humboldt; Elza Bouhassira; Glacier Hub

In this week’s Roundup, read about the state of the world’s glaciers that are located within UNESCO World Heritage sites, artificial glaciers in the Himalayas, and a graphic novel of Alexander von Humboldt.

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Summer adventures in Switzerland; Lucy Levin; World Travel Guide

World Travel guide shares 10 ski-free summer adventures in Switzerland. This post covers paragliding over Interlaken, treasure hunting in Basel, hiking over glaciers and canyons and more.

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Switzerland’s Bernina Express; Everett Potter; Forbes

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The Bernina Express is one of Switzerland’s greatest train trips…

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Switzerland: Revisit history and the Medieval times with these castles; Pallavi Mehra; Architectural Digest

Take a trip with Pallavi as he glimpses inside the three gigantic and fascinating UNESCO castles in the town of Bellinzona, Switzerland…

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The Lavaux Vineyard Terraces; Everything Everywhere

The Lavaux Vineyard Terraces—a UNESCO World Heritage site and top European wine region—offer a unique Swiss wine route through Switzerland’s stunning landscape.

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