Modernist Icons In Switzerland’s Art

Famous around the world for its banks, penknives, and neutral political stance, Switzerland’s artistic history has sometimes been forgotten. Kitty Hudson investigates Switzerland in the 19th and 20th centuries, shining a light on some of the great Modernist artists of this landlocked nation. Switzerland’s spectacular mountain landscape has inspired artists for centuries. The Grand Tour, […]

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The Top 10 Things To Eat In Switzerland

Apart from its stunning natural beauty, Switzerland is also a destination for food lovers—especially those with big appetites. Its climate and verdant, mountainous landscapes make it highly suitable for dairy products, which is why cheese and chocolate play such prominent roles in the Swiss culinary identity. And while you definitely need to try both these […]

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Franconian Switzerland: A Mountainous Wilderness

The Franconian region of Germany is home to a lot of rich culture and natural beauty. German tourists and other European tourists have been visiting this area for centuries, exploiting its wealth of rivers, hills, interesting geological landscapes, and mountains. Although Franconian Switzerland is not actually in Switzerland, the term “Switzerland” in German means mountainous. […]

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THE 10 BEST HIKES IN SWITZERLAND

Whether you’re looking to see towering peaks and massive glaciers or emerald blue lakes and charming valleys, the number of possibilities for hiking in  are endless. In fact, the main reason why I moved here over 3 years ago from the states was not because of the cheese or chocolate, but because the mountains were […]

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Switzerland in Fall: A Travel Guide (2022)

Fall is an otherworldly season; it’s yellow, cozy, not too cold nor too warm, and you get to wear your favorite sweaters. Although summer and winter are more famous holiday seasons all around the globe, there’s a certain positive feeling when you visit Switzerland in Fall. The streets are less crowded, and the tourist attractions […]

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