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Top sigths of Switzerland

Among the sights of Lucerne the ancient Water Tower is one of the most famous. Besides its original purpose, the tower was also used as a prison and during several years it was even transformed into an archive and a treasury. Unfortunately, the original design and style of the tower didn't survive till our days, but numerous legends and stories known to every local and guide let us know about the tower and its former look. There is a chapel near the tower, and together these buildings form a part of a medieval protective facility. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Zermatt

Shopping, streets and outlets

Swiss cheeses are widely known all over the world. You will find them without problems in Zermatt. You should consider an important caveat when choosing cheeses. All expensive odorous cheeses without vacuum packaging may become the reason why you will not be allowed on the plane. Their smell is strong and persistent. So this is a controversial purchase. It is better to look for a product packed hermetically. You … Open

Zermatt for children - what to visit

If you decide to go to Zermatt with children, then you should look for hotels marked with the badge of the local cartoon character – lamb Wolli. There is a similar badge on the websites and signs of many town restaurants. The presence of the badge of the animal means that you will find everything you need for children in this institution. A special menu, children's playground, animators, and game programs will make … Open

Travel guide to Zermatt

There are more than 15 swimming pools in the resort, and some of them are filled with sea water. To the service of vacationers, there are indoor and outdoor ice skating rinks, several high-class fitness centers, and even a center that specializes in paragliding. Despite the fact that Zermatt is considered a usual alpine ski resort, it is very interesting to visit not only in winter. The resort is much targeted at … Open

Traditions and mentality of Zermatt

The Swiss are very freedom-loving, patriotic, and punctual people. Many leading reviewers consider Zermatt the best Alpine ski resort. Despite the huge number of visitors here, the locals remain true to themselves and their habits. They don't learn anything from foreigners. Every citizen is proud of their small homeland and the country as a whole. Citizens are sure that Switzerland has the most reasonable laws, the … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Local fondue differs from the traditional understanding of the term in some cases. For example, ordinary chicken stewed in a creamy sauce is called chicken fondue here. Meat Burgundy fondue is boiled meat with spices and cheese. Rustic fondue is meat with cheese and potatoes, which is simply filled with cheese sauce. Chocolate fondue does not contain cheese at all. Melted chocolate with honey or crushed almonds is … Open

Attractions and active leisure

In the evening, numerous bars and nightclubs await guests of the resort. The Papperla Bar is one of the most original venues of the region. Designed as a classic pub, this bar offers a large selection of drinks and food for its guests. Many come to the pub to listen to live music in the evening. Elsie is one of the oldest and most popular bars of the resort. It is situated in a historical building that also has a … Open

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