The Berne old town, registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with six kilometres of arcades, has one of Europe's longest undercover shopping promenades. The medieval atmosphere with shops in basement vaults is unique. Clusters of people gather in front of the Berne Zytglogge Tower to hear the famous chimes, but above all, Berne is a city in which to linger ...
The town of St. Gallen shows us its baroque, traditional and modern sides with its Abbey/Abbey Library (a UNESCO Global Cultural Heritage Site), art nouveau houses, old town and modern buildings designed by the Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava. This manageably-sized town radiates friendliness and sociability from which you will have difficulty dragging yourself away.
A mobile phone rings in a quiet Alpine meadow. Even the news his kitchen has flooded will not faze the contented holidaymaker. "Where are you spending your holidays, Mr. Bozetti?" - Find out all there is to know about holidays at www.myswitzerland.com
Whether a clear mountain stream in Ticino, walking over the Kapellbrücke in Lucerne, taking a cooling break by a spring - Switzerland will refresh you this summer. The bright colours of lakes and flowers, railway carriages and the blue of the sky go straight to your heart.