Category: Gruyère

November 30, 2008

Le Gruyère AOC – Swiss Cheese

Filed under: Switzerland,Gruyère - 30 Nov 2008

When I read that there are more than 400 varieties of Swiss cheese, that astounded me.  Most non-Swiss people would know of a handful only, the most popular ones being Emmenthal and Gruyère.

When we visited the wall city …

November 15, 2008

Museum HR Giger – Aliens in Gruyères, Switzerland

Filed under: Switzerland,Gruyère - 15 Nov 2008

Fans of “Alien” movies will be pleased to know of the Museum HR Giger in Gruyères. This Museum is home to the permanent collection of the works of H.R. Giger, the award winning Swiss designer of …