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50 ways to have the best summer in Switzerland
Things to do

50 ways to have the best summer in Switzerland

Our definitive list for the things to do in the Swiss heat.

The best summer bars in Lausanne
Bars and pubs

The best summer bars in Lausanne

Check out our guide to the best places to grab an al fresco drink in Lausanne.

Ten cool spots for a summer swim
Things to do

Ten cool spots for a summer swim

Get ready to make a splash at our pick of some of the best badis, beaches and pools around the country

The best summer restaurants in Switzerland
Restaurants

The best summer restaurants in Switzerland

Unmissable eateries during the summer months.  

5 great things to do in Pontresina this summer
Things to do

5 great things to do in Pontresina this summer

Situated in the impossibly picturesque Engadine region, Pontresina is full of natural beauty, wildlife and opportunities to get away from it all – if you want to, that is, or you can take advantage of the many outdoor activities, cultural opportunities and first-class eating and drinking spots that the village also boasts. Essentially, whatever you’re looking for in a holiday, whether it’s for a few days or – even better – much longer, you’re sure to find it here. Summer is the perfect time to visit Pontresina, with more great stuff going on than ever. But with so much to do, how do you decide what to spend your time on? To get your started, we’ve picked out five fantastic things that’ll let you make the most of the season, but remember that you’ll find tons more ideas for summer activities and trips at Pontresina.ch.

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The best pools, rivers and lakes for swimming in Switzerland
Things to do

The best pools, rivers and lakes for swimming in Switzerland

Take a refreshing dip into our guide to great places to swim in Switzerland

Where to go camping in Switzerland
Things to do

Where to go camping in Switzerland

Whether you want to sleep under canvas, in a caravan or even a circus wagon, Switzerland has a huge range of camping experiences. 

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Fresh and fly: Pret opens first Swiss branches at Zurich Airport
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Fresh and fly: Pret opens first Swiss branches at Zurich Airport

Not one, not two, not three, but four branches of fresh food chain Pret a Manger have just opened at the Swiss hub 

Boho-chic Buddha-Bar is launching its first Swiss pop-up
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Boho-chic Buddha-Bar is launching its first Swiss pop-up

The legendary Parisian restaurant has a Swiss summer pop-up

The best events around Switzerland this summer
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The best events around Switzerland this summer

Don't miss our fantastic round-up of what to do around the country this sunny season

Are you living in Europe's best city for millennials?
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Are you living in Europe's best city for millennials?

Zurich and Geneva have been crowned two of the best cities for millennials. 

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The best pools, rivers and lakes for swimming in Switzerland
Things to do

The best pools, rivers and lakes for swimming in Switzerland

Whether you're looking to swim yourself fit or simply take a refreshing dip, nothing beats a swim in the open air. 

35 fun things to do in Switzerland
Things to do

35 fun things to do in Switzerland

Unique sights to stunning scenery - don't miss our fun hit list

The 21 best things to do in Switzerland
Things to do

The 21 best things to do in Switzerland

UNESCO-protected medieval town centres to world-class festivals - Swiss cities combine history and tradition with thriving contemporary culture. 

5 great things to do in Pontresina this summer
Things to do

5 great things to do in Pontresina this summer

From lake-bathing to ibex-spotting, this charming village has all sorts on offer.