3 Reasons to Take Your Zermatt Vacation in the Spring

Many of the thousands of visitors that vacation in Zermatt Switzerland do so in the winter months, as the small Swiss village is most popular for its skiing and other winter sports adventure opportunities.  But there are many adventures to be had during other parts of the year in this wonderful little town as well.  It really does not matter which time of the year you visit Zermatt, you will find something exciting to occupy your time while you are there, and it will surely involve a uniqueness that is all Zermatt’s own.  Spring is a particularly enjoyable time of the year to visit Zermatt, though, for three main reasons. Continue reading

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Zermatt Igloo Village – A Special Kind of Experience

Zermatt is one of the most amazing places in the world to ski, due both to the unprecedented beauty of the Swiss Alps, as well as the presence of the magnificent mountain peak that is the Matterhorn.  And although the almighty Matterhorn may not be the highest mountain peak in the Swiss Alps that overlooks the town of Zermatt, it is the most memorable, which is why so many people visit Zermatt for more than just the skiing.  To be sure, skiing is many of the visitors’ priority here but there is another major attraction here that is unique to very few places in the world, Zermatt being one of them. Continue reading

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A Christmas Vacation in Zermatt

There are many reasons to spend a Christmas vacation in Zermatt Switzerland, the spectacular snowy mountain scenery that surrounds the town being one of them.  But the Christmas celebrations that you will have the opportunity to participate in and enjoy in Zermatt will make the holiday extra special as well.  The way that the holiday is celebrated in Zermatt is not much different than the way it is celebrated in many other European countries and in the United States, although there are a few significant differences.  Essentially, though, the meaning of the holiday and the reasons for each of the different celebrations that are part of the entire holiday season are very similar.  The differences, though, are what will make the Christmas you spend in Zermatt a one-of-a-kind, and a once in a lifetime, experience.  And there are few in particular that you will want to know about before you get there, so that you don’t miss out on the celebrations and traditions that make Zermatt Switzerland unique.  Continue reading

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