Crossing the Swiss Alps



From cosmopolitan Geneva to the UNESCO heritage Aletsch Glacier Joseph travels through Switzerland by bus, train and lake steamer. In Geneva Joseph explores a city that has remained in the forefront of innovation and change and visits Lake Geneva’s fascinating lakeside villages such as the Olympic city of Lausanne. While in the sun-rich, car-free, 7,000-foot atmosphere of Bettmeralp Joseph enjoys a typical Swiss experience that is filled with glacier treks, colorful festivals, local cuisine, the beauty of the rural countryside and warm Alpine hospitality.


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imageIf you are looking for a unique experience be sure to book your accommodation in one of the many Typically Swiss hotels that feature unique Swiss cuisine, hospitality, architecture and design. Service that is a touch more personal, an atmosphere that is authentic, food that is surprisingly down to earth – Typically Swiss is no empty promise, but rather the badge of honor for a hotel experience to be had only in Switzerland. Here, guests do not merely spend the night in typically Swiss surroundings; they are also given advice on what to see and where to go. Typically Swiss Hotels can be found all over the country and no two are alike, yet all are typically Swiss and as authentic as the regions in which they are based. No matter whether it is a romantic alpine hut, a charming country guesthouse or a luxury hotel – here, you will feel not just at home, but in seventh heaven!