This delightful monthly event is an Orell Füssli tradition. Each month a storyteller selects a book or books to read out loud to children, appropriate for those aged 3-8 years.
A day trip here is the perfect tonic for grey November days. From five exciting waterslides to splashing into the wave pool or chilling out in the spa section, with four different saunas there is enough here to keep everyone busy, especially the kids in their very own play section.
The Natural History Museum in Neuchâtel is stuffed full of stuffed creatures, so you can get up close and personal with some fascinating wildlife displays. It's a great spot for a family day out, with a pleasant indoor-outdoor cafe and gift shop containing some cool kids' toys as well as quirky souvenirs.
Zooming along the south of Switzerland is an express ride that is as one for the journey as much as the destination, ploughing through 91 tunnels and crossing 291 impressive bridges. So as the mesmerising scenery of Switzerland’s natural wonders, such as Swiss National Park and Matterhorn, pass by, there’s also an option for the on-board catering, with a three-course meal.
Fancy taking on the challenges of mountain climbing without the risk? Look no further to Europe’s largest indoor rope adventure park with 5 courses to test your climbing skills on. Tackling tricky scenarios like overcoming giant icicles, abseling and the odd zip-lining.
It’s a fascinating and rather humbling experience to visit this museum, which documents the work of the Red Cross. The immense scale of the work involved is drummed home by the museum’s extraordinary collection of six million record cards containing the fate of prisoners of war during World War I.
The Sole Uno Wellness World offers an array of ways to relax. This large wellness facility includes three types of saltwater pool and an upmarket spa space which is a good choice for a cold winter’s day when the sky is grey and your system needs a pick-me-up.