Mule Trekking – A Unique Way to See Zermatt Switzerland

There are many different ways to take in the sights of Zermatt Switzerland, the most popular being by skis, but that is not the only way to see this beautiful Swiss village.  You can hike, you can see it by train, and you can see it by cable car too, but for a very unique experience, you can see Zermatt by mule.  Of course, this is something you will have to visit during the summer time for, but that gives you the perfect reason to visit Zermatt more than one time a year. Continue reading

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Celebrating the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn’s 10th Anniversary

Although there have been trains traveling to and from Zermatt for many years now, the commute has improved considerably since 2003 when a merger between a couple of different companies produced the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn.  Although for many of those who commute back and forth from one of the many villages that can be accessed by the railway and Zermatt, it seems like the merger just took place yesterday, it has now been 10 years, and the companies that own the railway are celebrating the anniversary.  Continue reading

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Three Zermatt Restaurants Offering Authentic Swiss Cuisine

Most tourist destinations have a wide variety of restaurants to choose from, and in them are served a wide variety of culinary delights.  Any place as popular as Zermatt, then, no doubt has restaurants serving everything from the typical fast food hamburger to the authentic Italian meal.  But whenever you are visiting another country the best culinary opportunities lie in enjoying the local cuisine.  Continue reading

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