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Artist Liu Bolin for Ruinart at Art Basel 2018

Artist Liu Bolin for Ruinart at Art Basel 2018

Artist Liu Bolin for Ruinart at Art Basel 2018 14th – 17th June 2018 Liu Bolin We were thrilled to be invited to Art Basel by Ruinart to meet with their chosen artist for Art Basel 2018. Every year Ruinart teams up with an artist for a collaboration during Art Basel and this year the […]

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A Boat Trip to The Brissago Islands Ticino

A Boat Trip to The Brissago Islands Ticino

A Boat Trip to The Brissago Islands Ticino One of the most beautiful places to visit whilst visiting Ticino is without doubt the beautiful Brissago Islands. Located on Lake Maggiore which borders both Switzerland and Italy, these two islands are individually named Isola Piccola or St. Apollinaire, and Isola Grande or St. Pancrazio. In order to […]

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Morcote One of The Most Beautiful Villages of Switzerland

Morcote One of The Most Beautiful Villages of Switzerland

Morcote One of The Most Beautiful Villages of Switzerland In a country full of storybook castles, quaint villages and breathtaking vistas, choosing the prettiest one can be tough. However, in Switzerland there is an Association of the Most Beautiful Villages. In 2016, in the annual contest, readers of Schweitzer Illustrierten, il caffe and L’illustré, voted Morcote, […]

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Top Views of Lake Lugano from Monte San Salvatore

Top Views of Lake Lugano from Monte San Salvatore

Top Views of Lake Lugano from Monte San Salvatore There are so many places in Switzerland where you can get fabulous views, but one of the places with some of the most stunning views has got to be Monte San Salvatore in Lugano. They really are stupendous! As C. C. Lorenz Hirschfeld said of the amazing […]

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The Flower Island of Mainau Germany

The Flower Island of Mainau Germany

The Flower Island of Mainau Germany One of the most popular attractions for flower and garden lovers in Zurich is a visit to Mainau Island over the border in Germany. Known as “The Flower Island and located about an hour away from Zurich, this popular tourist attraction is situated on Lake Constance, or “the Bodensee”.   […]

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Ufenau Island Lake Zurich

Ufenau Island Lake Zurich

Ufenau Island in Lake Zurich After having been closed for some time, the Ufenau Island in Lake Zurich has now finally reopened. It is the larger of the two island just off Rapperswil-Jona and is only accessible by boat. Owned by Einsiedeln Monastery since 965, this small but beautiful island is also a nature reserve. […]

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