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Swiss village Lauterbrunnen considers entry fee to curb overtourism – UPI.com

Swiss village Lauterbrunnen considers entry fee to curb overtourism – UPI.com

1 of 2 | The Swiss village of Lauterbrunnen, tucked into a picturesque Alpine valley of waterfalls and snowy peaks, is considering charging day-trippers a fee to visit in an effort to curb overtourism. Photo courtesy of Halsteadk/Wikimedia Commons May 20 (UPI) — Another European city, tired of being overrun by tourists, could follow Venice’s...

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Old Favorites England, Switzerland, Italy Back on Kol’s Summer Itinerary | Kolkata News – Times of India

Old Favorites England, Switzerland, Italy Back on Kol’s Summer Itinerary | Kolkata News – Times of India

Kolkata: Old favourites England, France, Italy and Switzerland have made a comeback as sought-after destinations for travellers from Kolkata this summer. Travel to these countries had seen a dip after Covid following visa constraints in the aftermath of backlogs in processing travel documents. But travel agents in Kolkata said demand for trips to the UK,...

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Swiss Airlines flight forced to return to airport after unruly passenger tried to enter cockpit, airline says

Swiss Airlines flight forced to return to airport after unruly passenger tried to enter cockpit, airline says

Unruly passengers still an issue on flights Flight incidents involving unruly passengers still higher than pre-pandemic levels 03:52 A Swiss Airlines flight traveling from New Jersey to Switzerland had to turn back and make an emergency landing because an unruly passenger attempted to enter the cockpit, the airline said.  Swiss Airlines said in a news...

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Tourists stunned after getting $100 bill for two hamburgers, fries and a soda at Swiss hotel

Tourists stunned after getting $100 bill for two hamburgers, fries and a soda at Swiss hotel

Two Australian travelers were left “absolutely shocked” when they realized they had forked out a whopping $100 for two burgers and fries, and one soda, at their hotel in Europe. “We thought they made a mistake,” Maria Antoniou told news.com.au. Maria and her partner Anthony were staying in Grindelwald, a village in Switzerland’s Bernese Alps....

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Visit one of the most expensive countries in Europe for less

Visit one of the most expensive countries in Europe for less

The alpine nation is infamously expensive and attracts the mega rich year-round – but there are ways to make a trip there affordable. ADVERTISEMENT With stunning scenery, restorative fresh air, unique nature and hearty cuisine, it’s no surprise that Switzerland is one of the most popular destinations in all of Europe. It also consistently tops...

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Which European passport is best for digital nomads?

Which European passport is best for digital nomads?

Unlike with other passport rankings, the Nomad Passport Index (NPI) focuses on wider criteria, including global perception and personal freedom within a particular country. ADVERTISEMENT Digital nomadism has shot up in popularity recently. While many destinations have simple citizenship requirements in place, the country a person hails from can still significantly impact their travel opportunities....

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Travel News: Switzerland’s Beau-Rivage Palace Welcomes a Guerlain Spa, Dubai Sees its First Fitness and Recovery Hotel, and More

Travel News: Switzerland’s Beau-Rivage Palace Welcomes a Guerlain Spa, Dubai Sees its First Fitness and Recovery Hotel, and More

In line with our ‘Self’ issue, this curation of the most exciting launches in the realm of luxury travel is all about wellness, self-care, and physical and mental rejuvenation, featuring everything from new spas to bespoke private jet itineraries centered around health. A Tale Of Two Houses: Switzerland’s Iconic Beau-Rivage Palace Introduces a Guerlain Spa...

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Sheikha Mahra celebrated New Year’s Eve in Switzerland

Sheikha Mahra celebrated New Year’s Eve in Switzerland

Life by Sarah Joseph January 2, 2024 To celebrate the festivities, Her Highness Sheikha Mahra Al Maktoum and her husband Sheikh Mana Al Maktoum travelled to France and Switzerland to bring in 2024. Sheikha Mahra most likely spent the special occasion of New Year’s Eve with her husband sheikh Mana Al Maktoum in Geneva, Switzerland...