I heard so much of Crans-Montana being a perfect resort for winter holidays and was so happy to discover it myself during fall - when the seasonal colors transform from summer greens to autumn gold, when the leaves crunch under your feet as you walk along one of the many lakes, the air is crisp … Continue reading Autumn weekend in Crans-Montana – what to do.
With the Art Basel starting tomorrow, the city turns again into a big art stage, presenting the fine artworks from many of the world's leading galleries. The exhibitions and fairs will be welcoming art lovers and collectors all over the city.Volta Art Fair is one of the must-visits during this year's Basel Art Fair. This … Continue reading Volta Art Fair – must-visit at Art Basel
If you have your bestie, mom or sister (FINALLY!) coming to town and you're searching for a unique experience to spend some quality time together or if you want to go on a city trip somewhere in Switzerland - Basel Tourism now offers the coolest package deal that is TAILORED TO YOU and makes your … Continue reading Girlfriends’ Getaway – Experience Basel with your bestie
Valais, the Alpine canton of Switzerland, home to the famous Matterhorn and renowned skiing resorts, has a well-deserved and longstanding reputation for wonderfully distinctive food. If your idea of Swiss food is cheese, chocolate, and potatoes, you'll be pleasantly surprised in Valais, where the rich tradition, agricultural abundance and the vibrant talent of locals bring … Continue reading Flavours of Valais – what to eat and where to try it.
The most amazing thing about travelling within Switzerland is that just within 2 hours driving away, you get a completely different vibe and atmosphere, so it's easily to switch into full-holiday mode without even leaving the country. Swiss Riviera is one of the most amazing destinations for a weekend escape - we spent a spring … Continue reading Weekend at the Swiss Riviera – travel diary from our getaway.
I wanted to write about it already for awhile. After my blogpost about pregnancy and giving birth (that you can find HERE) became the most popular post on the blog, I knew that this part might be interesting for some of you too, allthough I am not a "pro" when it comes to all the … Continue reading Parenting in Basel – family friendly places, activities and shopping.
Basel is the most beautiful dressed for Christmas. (No wonder that our Christmas markets were voted the most beautiful in Europe!). This year's holiday season is a little bit different though, since there is no Christmas markets and because of restaurants, bars and cafes being closed for a few weeks now. But somehow for me, … Continue reading Christmas in Basel – my guide to the festive season in the city
I started my running journey long before I moved to Basel, but really fell in love with running here in the city - I did my first 20 kilometers ever along the Rhine and ran my first half-marathon in Basel. I am not a pro - although it is my favourite way to unwind and … Continue reading Running in Basel – my personal guide
A few days ago we visited the oldest Confiserie in Basel to make our own Christmas cookies and today I am sharing their 150 years old recipe with you. Either you want to treat someone with a homemade holiday present (we surely will :)) or if you need some extra holiday magic at home - … Continue reading Zimtsterne recipe from Confiserie Schiesser
Pays d'Enhaut is a Swiss region in canton Vaud comprising the municipalities of Rossinière, Château d'Oex and Rougemont. It's located in a Sarine river valley and each of the villages offers not only beautiful alpine views, but also a variety of things to do in every season. We visited on a warm August weekend, with … Continue reading Family weekend in Pays-d’Enhaut – things to do