Visiting Berner Oberland – the brightest side of rural Switzerland

Visiting Berner Oberland – the brightest side of rural Switzerland

Switzelrand is always a perfect holiday location no matter what the season is. There are several opportunities for fun and adventure. Anything you can imagine from sail boats and cruises to hikes and skiing in the magnificent Alps is possible. You can try the beautiful turquoise waters of Brienz and Thun lakes. Hop on a boat and sail away in the sunset. If you are more of a dry land person there are lots to see in the valleys and mountains. Discover the scenic villages filled with warm people... [ read more ]

The fading Halloween traditions and customs in Switzerland

The fading Halloween traditions and customs in Switzerland

Halloween is a holiday which is not ever so popular in all the countries around the world. As we all know it is mostly kept alive in the United States but in the past decades it has reached the European continent as well. At the upcoming of the 21st century it started to spread out creating a big hype but lately some countries such as Switzerland have gotten bored of the Halloween rituals, rugged ghost sheets, witches and vampires. The holiday has become a burden to the Swiss culture which al... [ read more ]