RSS Feed

Switzerland

Top 10 European hotels for winter sports

Top 10 European hotels for winter sports

Flying down the ski slopes through the valleys, or simply enjoying a hot chocolate and taking in the beautiful winter landscape. For travellers that would like to experience the enjoyment of winter sports, Europe’s ski hotels offer guests the opportunity to relax and enjoy alpine hospitality and rustic comforts.

Ski chalets for adults only

Frustrated with arriving at your luxurious chalet with your nearest and dearest for some prized adult time to find that you're sharing with the family from hell? Travel search engine nowfly.co.uk has picked out chalets that offer weeks throughout the season for adults only.

A restive festive

If the thought of cold, steely skies and being in a confined space with not-quite-distant-enough relatives this Christmas has you reaching for the panic button, let us guide you to a Christmas with a difference.

SWISS PrivateAviation attracts new customers

SWISS PrivateAviation, the business-aviation subsidiary of Swiss International Air Lines, added two further transports to its managed-aircraft portfolio last month.

There’s more to Geneva than snow

For those who don’t fancy whizzing down the piste, there is more to Geneva than just snow. Head to bmibaby’s most popular snow resort, and there is no need to spend the week with a pair of skis attached to your feet.

Great deals for Christmas market hotspots across Europe

Get into the festive spirit and escape to the bustling cities of Copenhagen, Brussels, Zurich, Glasgow or Leeds for your Christmas shopping this year. Take advantage of great value offers from bmi Regional to experience the enchanting festivities of the UK and Europe’s Christmas market hotspots.

Flight-inclusive weekend ski breaks to Saas Fee are just the ticket

Skiweekends.com, the specialist in ski short breaks by coach and by air, has expanded its programme for the coming season to include air-inclusive, four-night weekend breaks to Saas Fee in Switzerland.

Ryanair to close six Basel routes

Ryanair has announced that it will close its six Basel routes from 2nd December. The move will result in the loss of 18 weekly Basel flights, 250,000 passengers per annum and up to 250 local jobs.

Magical Christmas getaways in Europe

Christmas is one time of the year when we all allow ourselves to indulge just a bit. So, if kisses under the mistletoe, or wearing a snowflake sweater fail to get you in the Christmas spirit, why not head to some of Europe’s finest festive markets, and spoil yourself with one of these irresistible deals, without breaking the bank.

Special hotel packages are just the ticket for culture lovers

WorldHotels, the group of independent hotels, is launching special Culture Packages just in time for the colder months of the year.

Swiss Extravaganza event returns to the capital

Swiss Extravaganza event returns to the capital

Emmi is one of Europe's leading providers of premium dairy products, and the brand is proud to be participating in a special Swiss themed Winter event taking place at Broadgate Circle in London on Wednesday 30th September and Thursday 1st October 2009.

Launch into winter with a ski holiday in Switzerland

Swiss Travel Service have teamed up with award winning ski operator Neilson. The 2009/10 Swiss Travel Service Ski and Snowboard brochure includes 67 properties in 16 resorts from glitzy St. Morits to traditional Wengen and offers some of the best skiing in Europe suitable for all levels, ages and wallets.

Explore the magical Christmas markets of Europe

Explore the magical Christmas markets of Europe

Christmas is one time of the year when we all allow ourselves to indulge just a bit. So, if kisses under the mistletoe, or wearing a snowflake sweater fail to get you in the Christmas spirit, why not head to some of Europe’s finest festive markets, and spoil yourself with one of these irresistible deals, without breaking the bank.

Planning ahead - European Christmas markets

For one of Germany’s best Christmas markets, head to Berlin where – during December - the Christmas markets spring up at many locations throughout the city, with the most popular one located next to the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church.

Glacier walking in Switzerland

Actioned-packed family holidays – with highlights including a guided walk over a glacier and a night in a mountain hut at an altitude of 2,700m – is the offer this summer from the Switzerland Travel Centre.