Take Switzerland's oldest mountain railway to the summit of Mount Rigi and you're in for a ride through a spectacular winter wonderland.
Lift the lid on Lucerne to discover a compact city of real charm, with a lively cafe culture, a fine museum of art and a robust taste for the great outdoors.
To fully appreciate Geneva's lake and Alp-gazing location, walk the five-kilometre string of flower-flanked promenades that begins near the Botanic Garden.
From food to accommodation; tips on how to have a budget Swiss holiday.
Far better than any major American, British or Australian airport coping with this many planes a day.
The Lakes Route is one of the most intriguing of the trails, somehow threading between mountains to connect 10 lakes.
I could just about move house with the generous checked-in luggage allowance of two bags up to 32 kilograms each.
Alpine trains are sublime but going public in Switzerland can be just as scenic.
First glance of Alpine country will take your breath away, for Switzerland is the most achingly beautiful country on this planet; with air so clean it's rejuvenating to inhale; even its chocolate tastes healthy. Ride furniculars that cut through mountains to castles made of ice. Hear cowbells chime through lush green valleys dreams are made of. Meander its idyllic towns and sleep in fairy-tale like chalets.