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How To Get from Zurich Airport to Zurich City

Zürich airport is one of the main airports in Switzerland. Its small size makes it easy to navigate and it also has fast connections to Zürich city.

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Top 5 Local Dishes in Zurich

Swiss cuisine is mainly known for its cheese dishes: fondue and raclette. Here are the top 5 Swiss dishes to try in Zurich, and some tips for vegetarians.

Top 5 Attractions in Lake Geneva, Switzerland

There may not be anything that can surpass the grandeur of the Lake Geneva area and the villages found on the lake’s shores. Consider putting the following on your Lake Geneva sightseeing agenda while visiting the city and the surrounding areas:

Top 5 Things to Do in Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano is a small town of 50,000 inhabitants in the southern part of Switzerland. As it borders Italy it is predominantly Italian speaking.

Top 5 Things to do in Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne is one of the most scenic cities in all of Switzerland, located centrally on the shores of Lake Lucerne.The River Reuss divides this gorgeous city that is also nestled between the picturesque Mount Pilatus and Mount Rigi in the Swiss Alps.

5 Great Swiss Cheeses You Should Try

The most integral aspect of Swiss culture and heritage is cheese, evidenced by the fact that there are currently over 100 varieties of cheese being manufactured in Switzerland today.

Top 10 skiing destinations in the world

From the snow-capped peaks of the Swiss Alps and all-season Whistler to Tokyo’s nearby ski resorts, find a hotel with this guide to the top 10 skiing destinations in the world.

Top ten cultural highlights in Zürich

Zürich's culture is as rich as Swiss chocolate. Dip in and out of world-class galleries, museums and concert halls to immerse yourself in a city that spawned Dadaism, pioneered Modernism, and inspired James Joyce and Wagner.

Top 10 hiking destinations in the world

See the world’s most dramatic landscapes, from Inca lost cities to sacred Uluru and the Swiss Alps, on foot. You’ll know where to book your base camp hotel with this guide to the top 10 hiking destinations in the world.

A Switzerland travel guide – sweet indulgences, sophisticated cities and Alps everywhere

Switzerland breaks are every bit as cool as the country’s Alpine glaciers, as timely as its watches, and as rich as its chocolate and banks. Holiday in Switzerland to find cities of culture, slopes inviting action and storybook landscapes straight out of Heidi.

A Geneva travel guide – progressive art, lakeside dining and dazzling Alpine views

Only a Geneva city break timed with Swiss precision can take in all its dynamic art galleries, lakefront parks with Mont Blanc views, and a cobbled Old Town crammed with bustling brasseries and designer boutiques. Book a Geneva hotel to find a cultured, self-confident city with a great outdoors.

A Zürich travel guide – lakefront shopping, luxury escapes and groundbreaking culture

Whether it's Michelin-starred restaurants or a hilltop hike with Alpine views, plan your Zürich city break like Swiss clockwork and get the most out of your stay. Book a Zürich hotel to discover a smart, cosmopolitan city with a vibrant arts scene and top-class shopping.

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