Traditional paper cutting – is a revival happening?

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During our “Gstaad Tour” the other week, we came across “very traditional” looking paper cuttings by Gstaad’s own “paper cutter” Beatrice Straubhaar. I’d always thought that paper cuttings were a bit yesteryear. That is, until Beatrice asked me if I wouldn’t mind taking a “hurry up” picture of the Beyer Watches & Jewelry store’s display window in Zurich’s Bahnhofstrasse with my smartphone and sending it to her. Well, I did, but not before I almost had my socks knocked off! Right there, on Bahnhofstrasse!

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Author: Walter Schaerer

Wellness- & Spa-Hotel Ermitage – Panoramic lobby as guest magnet

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During the Travel Blogger Events arranged by Gstaad Saanenland Tourism, we stopped in the Wellness- & Spa-Hotel Ermitage in Schönried for a coffee and cake break. We noted to our surprise that here once again we had a hotel whose website doesn’t tell the whole story. Frankly, we were quite astonished to see how good the hotel looked “in reality.”

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Author: Walter Schaerer

Glacier 3000 and Peak Walk by Tissot

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Late October 2014 saw the opening of the spectacular “Peak Walk by Tissot” at the very summit of “Glacier 3000″: a 107 Meter long suspension bridge connects the mountain station with the Scex Rouge’s summit at 3,000 meters above sea level…

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Author: Walter Schaerer