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With a Swiss flag on its rear end, a ship sails towards the Jet d’Eau

Admire Romand beauty while cruising from Geneva to Yvoire

Romandie, or French-speaking Switzerland, is a land of incredible beauties. Above all, the long Lake Leman, shared with France, is the setting for locations you can’t miss when visiting the Alpine country. Certainly, in an interesting experience, you’ll be able to traverse its idyllic landscapes as you embark on a cruise from Geneva to Yvoire, …

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Mountaintop building stands in front of a sea of clouds and snow-capped peaks

Nibble and rotate at Piz Gloria atop Schilthorn

The Lauterbrunnen Valley, within the Bernese Alps, is the location of some of the most iconic and spectacular summits on this range. Certainly, the mountainous landscapes that surround this incredible Swiss location are home to towering peaks, perennially covered in snow. Moreover, one of them features a unique restaurant which, at an altitude of 2,970 …

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White dish with a colorful preparation on its center

Revel in fine tastes at Glow, an upscale Davos restaurant

Perched in the Alps of eastern Switzerland, Davos is a town that’s become synonymous with economic might and luxury. However, besides being an Alpine skiing resort, on this settlement you can find upscale locations on which to revel in fine tastes. Certainly, one of these is Glow, a Michelin-starred restaurant by Armin Amrein, where culinary …

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Sculpture depicting humanoid figures carrying an Olympic flag

Glance at sports’ best in The Olympic Museum, Lausanne

Lausanne, in the shores of Lake Leman, is the capital of the canton of Vaud, located within Francophone Switzerland. Moreover, being the location of the International Olympic Committee headquarters, it’s informally the “sports capital of the world”. As such, besides hosting the main offices of several sport governing bodies, one of its landmarks is a …

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Fork-shaped sculpture in the middle of a body of water

Appreciate edible riches at the Alimentarium in Vevey

At the Lake Leman shore, Vevey is the location of a Neoclassical landmark that once served as a corporate headquarter. 25 Quai Perdonnet, long marked as the address for Nestlé, is currently a museum, unique as the company. Definitely, at the Alimentarium, dedicated to food, you’ll be able to be amazed by exhibits that show …

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Medieval drawing depicting three men swearing an oath

Visit the scenic founding location of Switzerland at Rütli, Uri

On the shores of Lake Lucerne in central Switzerland, a scenic meadow holds a special place among Swiss as a place of historical significance. Above all, it was in this location, called the Rütli and close to the town of Seelisberg, that in 1291 representatives from three cantons swore an oath. Despite it being vague-sounding, …

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Two women, carrying Wickelfischen, swim on the Rhine waters in Basel

Dip during the summer in the Rhine at Kleinbasel

Basel, the third-largest city and cultural capital of Switzerland, is a picturesque urban area traversed, like a blue artery, by the Rhine. However, as it happens during the summer months elsewhere in Europe, temperatures rise and the need for cooling off appears. You’ll be able to do it, when in this Swiss location, by simply …

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Stone-carved inscription with an equestrian figure on top

Examine the ancient ruins of Augusta Raurica near Basel

The Rhine, a very large European river, has been an important waterway since ancient times. Certainly, its condition as the natural boundary between the Roman lands and unconquered territories made necessary the construction of settlements and colonies. Indeed, the oldest of them, founded in the year 44 BC, and known as Augusta Raurica, is a …

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A white mortar and pestle placed over a wooden surface

Go through healthy preparations at the Pharmaziemuseum, Basel

One of the winding alleys in the historical center of Basel is the location of a 15th-century house where science is yours to behold. Certainly, Totengässlein 3 is an abode through which time has passed and left an interesting imprint. Moreover, as you visit this wonderful Swiss city, in the north of the country, be …

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Hallway with cushions in one side, and a glass wall on the other

Explore the collection of the Fondation Beyeler near Basel

Riehen, a town in close proximity to Basel, the so-called cultural capital of Switzerland, is home to a fascinating art museum. Certainly, a visit to the Fondation Beyeler, named after the owners of a private collection, is to admire beautiful pieces. Moreover, art itself can be witnessed at the museum’s premises; a modern building designed …

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Caprese Salad Tomato and mozzarella cheese salad , decorated with small basil leaves. on a navy blue plate, on a dark blue table

Eat in the oldest vegetarian restaurant in the world in Zurich

For vegetarian food lovers it is not easy to find restaurants that can offer their clientele fresh, creative and top quality products, especially in a country known for its love of meat like Switzerland. As we know that you are looking for unique culinary experiences, we present you Hiltl Restaurant. The famous establishment holds the …

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