Swiss Cheese Fondue

Swiss Cheese Fondue

How Swiss Cheese Fondue was invented and how to make it: When the temperature is freezing and the chill in the air is converting into goosebumps on your skin, there’s nothing like some rich comfort food to ward off the cold.  The Swiss cheese fondue comes to mind. Origin of the Swiss Cheese Fondue The Swiss cheese […]

The Giger Museum – An Alien Encounter in Gruyères

Giger Museum - Gruyères

In the Land of the Gruyère Cheese, The Giger Museum Seems an Oddity: Fans of the “Alien” movies will be pleased to know that the Museum H R Giger is in Gruyères. This Giger Museum is home to the permanent collection of the works of H.R. Giger, the award winning Swiss designer of Ridley Scott’s […]

St. Moritz – A Glitzy Swiss Ski Resort

St Moritz lake walk

Glitz and Glamour at St. Moritz – but not so much in Summer… St Moritz is one of the world’s glitziest, most expensive ski resorts, deserving its reputation as the St. Tropez of ski destinations. Our tour director referred to this place as a ski resort for the “chic-kie mickeys“, her description of the jet-set […]