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Interlaken – Switzerland’s Romantic and Active Getaway

03/03/2017 – 13:47
A little piece of mountain scenery made in Swiss chocolate

By Stuart Forster
Is there anything more romantic than sharing a cheese fondue while sitting by an open fireplace in a Swiss chalet? If that’s the kind of thing that floats your boat you’ll find plenty …

Adventures in the Swiss Alps

13/01/2016 – 13:40
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By Alicia Baker
Nestled in the heart of the Gotthard Pass, deep in the Swiss Alps, is Andermatt. An unassuming town, the population is just over 1,400. Don’t let that fool you into thinking that it’s …

How to slalom to the ski slopes in 2 hours for just £201 all-in!

20/01/2015 – 22:11

By Eleanor Pickering

A weekend ski break with flight and transfer times of under four hours will cost on average £344
The cheapest destination for a long weekend skiing is Sauze d’Oulx in Italy where flights cost £53 …

Antics in the Alps: Laax ski resort, Graubunden, Switzerland

16/11/2013 – 13:41

By Karen Bowerman
Karen Bowerman joined skiers and snowboarders to enjoy the snow in LAAX, Switzerland’s largest winter resort
He balances at the top of an exceptionally steep slope, tips his skis over the edge and shoots …

Sledging in Grindelwald, Switzerland

03/05/2013 – 08:36

By Jane Wade-Smith
If you fancy an Alpine winter adventure but don’t want to ski….then this could be the break for you. It was a very crisp February evening when we boarded the train from Basel …

Gourmet Adventures in Lausanne, Switzerland

15/04/2013 – 10:15

By Rupert Parker
Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, Lausanne is an ideal centre for a Swiss weekend culinary break. It’s all so easy – I get off the plane at Geneva airport and the …