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Insider tips about the Swiss Alps

  • The weather varies by the season, day, time, location and especially altitude. You'd best dress in multiple thinner layers so you can adjust to the local circumstances.
  • The Swiss train system is safe, clean and easy to use. In most cases, it's a much better choice than a road trip.
  • Nearly all public transport can be found in one single online timetable.

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What type of travel pass for Bern to Jungfraujoch?
Hi guys, I'm from Australia and I am currently trying to plan my first European trip for Jan/Feb 2018 and I want to go to Switzerland for a couple of days at the end of my journey. If I am looking at flying into Bern Airport, and staying in Interlaken for 3 nights, and maki...
Trip report Bernina Express St Moritz to Poschiavo
So we did make it on the Bernina Express that day, but did not go to Chur went to St Moritz instead. It was late by the time we decided to go and the trains from Chur had left by then. Since we had a rental car, we took the opportunity to drive around a bit and take the tra...
My 8 day trip Zermatt, Lugano, Pontresina, Murren
Flew in on Easyjet to Geneva £109 Return with 1 Rucksack in hold, turn left down to train station and we had 8 Day Swiss Pass, got on train to Visp first thing that a U.K Resident will notice is nice clean rolling stock , and not a sound coming up through the rails sle...
Como San Giovanni to Luzern with Swiss Travel Pass
Hi, I am getting an 8 day swiss pass and trying to figure out how to get from Como San Giovanni station to Luzern on October 25th using the swiss pass or for part of the travel. I am looking for the most direct route. Any suggestions would be welcomed! thank you.
Looking for best restaurants in Interlaken, Luzern
Will be in Interlaken then Lucerne in mid October. Any must eat at restaurant recommendations for either city? Thanks in advance for your reply ?
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