Hoher Kasten

Hoher Kasten in the Appenzell region (Switzerland) is a place with fantastic views and an opportunity for pleasant and light trekking. Light? Well, not this time.


All year at Fronalpstock – our favorite scenic route in Switzerland

Fronalpstock is among the TOP places you can visit in Switzerland. Not far from Zurich, close to Lucerne, it gives splendid vistas, 360-degree view on the Swiss Alps. And if you stay there a little bit longer you will encounter the most magical and spectacular sunset. 


Swiss Alps and hiking – what you need to know before you go hiking

Switzerland and its Alps are undoubtedly a paradise for enthusiasts of hiking, trekking and any mountain trips or activities. With 48 four-thousanders and 65,000 kilometers of trails, it is a fantastic destination for the enthusiasts of mountaineering and those who prefer ordinary walks. Here you can easily find family trails, wheelchair-accessible trails, high alpine trails, routes for snowshoeing and via

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Jungfraujoch – we test Switzerland’s most expensive tourist attraction

Great, forty-meter billboard occupies the entire wall of the hall at Zurich airport. A huge panoramic image catches everyone’s attention: Sphinx Observatory on a steep rock towering over a great snow field of Aletsch glacier. “Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe”, the yellow slogan screams. A similar banner hangs in Beijing. Last year Jungfrau was visited by over a million tourists.


Alpstein – Ebenalp, Schäfler, Seealpsee – route description

The Appenzell region in eastern Switzerland is mainly known for cheese and idyllic landscape. Just happy cows and small villages scattered over the green hills here and there. However, in the middle of this gentle land protrude several ridges bristling with spikes: it is the Alpstein region, a small subgroup of the Alps, with its spectacular scenic trails. Let’s set

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Hiking from Grindelwald First to Faulhorn

The plan for our first trip to Grindelwald was obvious. First of all: see the famous Jungfrau, Monch and Eiger peaks and… second: walk under the famous north face of the latter – walk the Eiger Trail. In short, the roof of the Bernese Oberland in a nutshell. To appreciate the beauty of this area, however, we need to take

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Weekend in Mürren – Switzerland in intense mode

Each exquisite dish requires the highest quality of ingredients, and a good recipe and presentation guarantee an unforgettable experience. So, how do you plan the perfect weekend in Switzerland? It’s simple – the base is, of course, mountains, topped with a pinch of adrenaline and local ingredients. Everything elegantly shaken, not mixed. Good weather and a glass of wine will

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The most beautiful sunrise in the Dolomites – Passo Giau

There are places you fall in love at first sight. You just open the guide, browse the pictures on the web, and you hit that one image, which burns instantly in mind. One look and thoughts go in the direction of three, irreversible words: I have to be there! I saw this bevelled column (Ra Gusela) with a small hotel

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