Even during his time as a world freeride champion, Emilien Badoux was a yoga enthusiast. These days he is the resident yoga instructor at the W Hotel in Verbier, where he quite literally leads his pupils into different realms. On request he will hold classes on Mont Fort, explaining: “Our only limits are the ones we set ourselves.”
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A taste of honey
High up on the roof of the venerable Hotel Schweizerhof Bern, colonies of bees are hard at work. They forage for nectar in Bern’s gardens, balconies and avenues and look out over the famous Sky Terrace from their hive. Down below, in the spa, their honey is used in a special massage.
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Invisible but widespread: burnout. Stress-related burnout illnesses are treated at the highest level in Switzerland. Using climbing therapy. Nature plays a key role in the healing process at 1,450 metres at the renowned Clinica Holistica in the Lower Engadin.
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Time takes time
Geneva is a financial hub. It is also a centre of international diplomacy. It plays host to the headquarters of numerous international companies. Time certainly doesn’t stand still in Geneva. At the same time, this vibrant city is also home to a traditional craft: the art of watchmaking. Time passes at a more stately pace here. That’s because there’s no room for haste when precision is called for.
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