Swiss Mountains

The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

. The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke in Zurich!   On Monday 24th April 2017 the Böögg stood innocently on his pyre in the middle of Sechselaeutenplatz as the crowd gathered round slowly but surely until the whole of the surrounding are was packed. There was hardly breathing space on this half day holiday in […]

Continue Reading »

TAG Heuer Connecting Swiss Watches & History

TAG Heuer Connecting Swiss Watches & History

. TAG Heuer Connecting Swiss Watches & History #ConnectedToEternity   Rütli Meadow is famous for being the “birthplace of Switzerland”. It’s the historic place where in 1291 the three original cantons of  Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden united and swore allegiance thus founding the beginning of the “Confederation Helvetica”. It’s one of the most beautiful places […]

Continue Reading »

Hotel Spenglers In the Heart of Davos

Hotel Spenglers In the Heart of Davos

. Hotel Spenglers In the Heart of Davos   There’s a new hotel right in the heart of Davos which opened just a few weeks ago. With 80 rooms and suites and a super central location, Hotel Spenglers is no ordinary new hotel as it is rooted in the history of the resort of Davos […]

Continue Reading »

It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!

It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!

. It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!   St Moritz is a magical place particularly in the snow. Well known for its Winter allure and glamour, this year it is yet again playing host to the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships for a record fifth time! It’s also well known […]

Continue Reading »

Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide

Filed in Skiing, Sports, Swiss Mountains by on February 7, 2017 3 Comments
Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide

. Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide   If you live in Zurich, there are plenty of ski resorts which you can easily visit in a day if you don’t fancy renting an apartment or staying in a hotel. In a previous article we talked about Flumserberg which is one of the closest ski resorts […]

Continue Reading »

Glamour, Racing and Snow – White Turf St Moritz

Glamour, Racing and Snow – White Turf St Moritz

Glamour, Racing and Snow – White Turf St Moritz 12th, 19th and 26th February 2017   Photos © R. Fryer White Turf is taking place on 12th, 19th and 26th February 2017. The event is set on a frozen lake in St Moritz and is a unique horse racing event offering glamour, excitement and lots of […]

Continue Reading »