Zurich Switzerland

Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. Permanently settled for around 2000 years, the history of Zürich goes back to its founding by the Romans, who, in 15 BC, called it Turicum. The city is home to a large number of financial institutions and banking giants. Most of Switzerland’s research and development centres are concentrated […]

Skiing or Sightseeing in Zermatt, Switzerland?

Our recommended method of travel: If transferring by train, fly to Zurich and take the train to Visp, where you change to the mountain train direct to Zermatt. The Zurich trains are more comfortable than the Geneva ones and the whole journey is very scenic, going alongside lakes, vineyards and mountains with typically Swiss efficiency.  From […]