Travelling by train is a choice: a choice to say farewell to traffic, parking, petrol, stressful driving and wasted time. A choice to engage with the journey you are on. Switzerland, with the densest railway network in the world, embodies and justifies my love for trains.
A few weeks ago, my Dutch friends came over for a weekend in Zermatt. The weather forecast predicted that the lady was ready for us, and especially for my friend Gianni and his beloved photo camera.
Zermatt Rösterei, is a heaven for coffee lovers in the Alps! In winter 2018, we are moving the Rösterei to Aroleid in Furi, a beautiful mountain restaurant with a seating capacity of 90 inside and…
Visiting Zermatt and the Matterhorn is something you have to do at least once in your life and which belongs on every bucket list. But there is a lot more to experience in the destination…
Once home, forever home…
Our escape rooms in Zermatt are full of action fun. We have three rooms with all different themes where you have to solve problems within one hour. The key of the game is teamwork and clear thinking.
The Folklore Festival marks its 50th year: Reason enough for Zermatt to now celebrate this tradition over an entire weekend.
What we love about Zermatt? Everything! The Matterhorn is the best. You just see it from EVERYWHERE! We discovered everything: the food, the nightlife, the Zermatt shuttle, skiing and much more. We will tell you our highlights!
Zermatt is a small mountain resort nestled in the mountains of Canton Valais in the south of Switzerland. The town is at an elevation of 1608m and has a population of less than 6000 people, although this number swells to around 30,000 over Christmas and New Year as visitors flock to experience this winter wonderland.
Everyone here has experienced that: The Glacier Express train arrives at the train station and an avalanche of Chinese skiers step out into the winter wonderland – into Zermatt. Bewildered, bedazzled and – armed with cameras, mobile phones and other electronic life-support – they storm out in search of the one and only, the magical Matterhorn, towering just around the corner.