A culinary wine-tour through Europe's highest vineyards, including a six course menu.
Friday evening is festival time on the market square in Visp.
Every year (as far back as anyone can remember) several young people "open" the carnival on the 6th January, the "Fête des Rois" ("Feast of the Kings").
The medieval center of Appenzell is the venue of the annual Swiss popular music festival.
A colorful Ticino market is held every Saturday, offering authentic Ticinese culinary specialities by local restaurants takes place every Saturday from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Schwägalp wrestling festival takes place in the beautiful arena of the Säntis mountains.
On the last Sunday in July, the usually quiet place of Daubensee comes to life, with no less than 1,000 sheep flocking around the lake.
The traditional Älpler Festival is defined by customs, traditions and an abundance of folklore.
The popular Brünigschwinget, a very Swiss form of wrestling, traditionally takes place on the last Sunday in July. More than 600 spectators watch the prowess of the...
The New Year's Eve Procession in Wil is associated with what was originally known as "lantern inspection". In earlier times, it was obligatory for all houses to have...
In the country town of Sursee in Canton Lucerne, a well known custom is celebrated. It is unique within Switzerland and thus attracts crowds of spectators.
On a sunny Sunday in May - weather permitting - the schoolchildren of the Reformed school in Poschiavo are accompanied by many grownups on a hike to the chapel on the...
In many areas of Basel-Country, bone-fires and torch-light parades form the prelude to carnival, which coincides with the one being celebrated by the city of Basel. In...