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General Travel Information
Hotels - Accommodations
Where to stay, from luxury hotels to "sleep in straw" lodgings.
Accessible travel, Jewish travel, fall touring, vegetarian restaurants, and
Sports and Recreation
Hiking, biking, paragliding, and mountaineering.
Life and Culture
Languages and the Swiss Army.
Odds and Ends
Liechtenstein, alphorns, cheeses, a St. Moritz rescue, and book reviews.
Celebrating the holidays in Austria and Switzerland.
Zürich Airport, Geneva Airport, and Swissair "Smart Cars."
Lake steamers and riverboats.
Cogwheel railroads, funiculars, and cable cars.
Riding the trains in Switzerland and Austria.
Cars, postal buses, and bicycling.
Cities, Towns, Villages,
Swiss Cities and Towns (A-E)
Basel, Bern, Biel/Bienne.
Swiss Cities and Towns (F-O)
Geneva, Lausanne, Lucerne, Montreux.
Cities and Towns (P-Z)
St. Gallen, Schaffhausen, Sion, Thun, Zürich.
and Resorts (A-E)
Andermatt to Erlenbach im Simmental.
and Resorts (F-O)
Gimmelwald to Mürren.
and Resorts (P-Z)
Ringgenberg to Zermatt.
Cities and Towns
Villages and Resorts
Heidenreichstein, Hallstatt, Hintertux, and
Winter Resort Reports
Where to ski and what facilities to expect, with Web links to related ski
"Best of the Web"
- Forbes and
The Washington Post
Switzerland & Austria
Need a car in Europe?
guarantees the lowest rental
rates for standard cars, sports cars, SUVs, luxury cars,
chauffered sedans, and RVs. Its Web site also has driving information
for 38 countries.
you live outside the EU, a
Peugeot tourist lease can be cheaper than renting.
Minimum driver age is 18, there' s no upper age limit, and rates include
Short-term car leasing.
Traveling by train?
has free schedules, maps, and guides for 50+ European railroads. (Residents
of North and Central America can buy tickets and rail passes