A selection of my recent features.
12 best things to do in the swiss alps
It can be hard to know where to start on a summer trip to the Swiss Alps...
5 SWISS CRAFTS TO TRY AND BUY
The Swiss are famed for the quality of their timepieces, but that same eye for precision has also spawned unique crafts in villages across the mountains...
Switzerland’s brilliant new train route: direct from Montreux to Interlaken
The GoldenPass line has long been known for incredible views, but now a pioneering engineering feat has made it even more attractive.
HOURS IN THE MAKING
Watchmaking has been synonymous with the Swiss city of Geneva for centuries. Caroline Bishop finds out how innovation and tradition entwine to make this city tick.
SHORT BREAK: TICINO
Amid the vineyards, lakes and Alpine peaks of southern
Switzerland, the canton of Ticino dishes up a slice of Italian
flair that few expect to encounter, writes Caroline Bishop
A LOCAL's guide to Lausanne
With its Alpine views, lakeside frolics and cafe culture, the Swiss city is perfect for a summer break, says novelist Caroline Bishop.
The Swiss Village obsessed with scotland
With bagpipe music in the air and kilt-wearing locals competing in caber tossing, the village of Abtwil, Switzerland, turns Scottish for one weekend every two years.
THE franco-Swiss absinthe trail
A century after absinthe was outlawed in France, Caroline Bishop goes on the trail of wild, green fairy liquid
The criminal who inspired a new currency
Joseph-Samuel Farinet was a wanted criminal – but to the residents of Valais, he is a hero.