SWITZERLAND

SWITZERLAND / 11.02.2012

Swept by the 'bise' (as they call it in the Region), the cold wind blowing from North or North-East, frozen Geneva looks somehow surreal.[caption id="attachment_22085" align="alignnone" width="750"] Frozen Pier[/caption]The cold wind  strongly whips the surface of the lake and the splash of the waves freezes, transforming all surrounding objects in ice sculptures.[caption id="attachment_22083" align="alignnone" width="750"]...

SWITZERLAND / 06.12.2011

Opened in 2005, the Paul Klee Zentrum in Bern is a wonderful homage to the genius of Paul Klee, one of the most celebrated artists of the 20th Century.Designed by the world-famous Italian architect Renzo Piano, the cultural centre collects about 40 per cent of the Swiss artist paintings throughout his long artistic career. The building...

SWITZERLAND / 25.07.2010

Are you fond of wild mountains, looking for peace and lots of outdoors activities to do? Then Saas-Fee, one of the most charming mountain resorts in Switzerland, is the place. Wonder why? I just spent a few days over there and believe there are at least 5 reasons to visit Saas-Fee.1. A village with no...

EUROPE, SWITZERLAND / 14.08.2009

[caption id="attachment_5107" align="aligncenter" width="597"] Paragliding in Rougemont[/caption]Looking at them dancing and swinging in the air makes quite impossible not to think "I'd like to try it too, at least once". And that's how I decided to experience my first paragliding flight over the mountains.A tandem flight with an instructor is indeed expensive, but the emotions...