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Swiss Rail’s Glacier Express

Traveling the Swiss Rail system is always an entertaining adventure, with unforgettable scenic views, the luxury of cultural integration and personable friendly conversations. Because I enjoy people watching, taking the Glacier Express is preferable to any other type of transportation. The Glacier Express from Brig to Chur then Southeast to St Moritz and the Silsersee […]

Books & Literature

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The Dawning of the Age of the Wanderess: How Modern Culture is Encouraging Young Women to Travel the World Alone and Free

"The Wanderess," Roman Payne's latest novel, is experiencing a boom in viral activity.  The subject of the book resonates with our internet culture, which allows and encourages women to brave the world on their own. In the world of literature, … [Continue Reading]

Gourmet

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Remembering Old Traditions of Swiss Delicacies

As a child, I loved the Swiss dessert delicacy, from the tiny canton in Appenzell, we called the “biberli”. It was reserved as a reward for quality accomplishments and holiday celebrations in our home. The original recipe was an extremely delicate almond paste and honey, sandwiched between a richly perfumed cake, soft and dense like […]

Lifestyle Trends

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Alexander Kanevsky – a modern-day Renaissance Artist

Alexander Kanevsky looks poised to be an artist on everyone's radar for 2015. The Soviet-born, … [Continue Reading]

Travel & Tourism

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Adler Mountain Lodge

New for the 2014/15 winter season: Adler Mountain Lodge, located in the heart of the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage Site New for the 2014/15 winter season is the 30-bedroom Adler Mountain Lodge with ski in/ski out ability thanks to its location … [Continue Reading]

Wellness & Fitness

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Thalassotherapy

What is Thalassotherapy? From the Greek word Thalassa meaning “ocean,” true Thalassotherapy includes incorporating all of the healthy marine elements by way of water exercise, ingestion of salty … [Continue Reading]

Wine

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Gian Carlo Casparis – Wine

"I cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food" - Gian Carlo Casparis, owner and founder … [Continue Reading]

Designer Quotes

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Alexander Kanevsky – Happiness

“Happiness lies in the joy of creative struggle.” – Alexander Kanevsky – Painter, Doctor, Renaissance Man

Daily Literary Quote

She Was a Free Bird

“She was a free bird one minute: queen of the world and laughing. The next minute she would be in tears like a porcelain angel, about to teeter, fall and break. She never cried because she was afraid that something ‘would’ happen; she would cry because she feared something that could render the world more […]