If a Switzerland vacation is on your agenda for this year, you might be interested in some recommendations for things to see and do. Located between France to the west, Italy to the south, Austria to the east and Germany to the north, Switzerland prides itself on being the land of neutrality and this has resulted in a land that has much to offer the visitor.
No visit to Switzerland would be complete without a stop in Zurich, the cultural and commercial center of the nation. There you might visit the Zoologischer Garten (Zoological Garden), the Zurich Toy Museum, the Botanischer Garten (Botanical Garden) and numerous museums. For nightlife, Zurich has a number of lively bars, clubs and disco venues that will spice up your visit.
Of course, if on your Switzerland vacation you want more than metropolitan experiences, then rest assured that you will find plenty of attractions throughout this land of the Alps. A boat tour on Lake Geneva offers you the opportunity to visit other towns located on the shores of the lake, such as Evian and Lausanne. Make sure that you stop and visit the castle of Chateau de Chillon to experience both the beautiful setting and the real eerie dungeon and castle prison.
One of the easiest ways to travel around Switzerland is by the rail system. You can even buy tickets at multi-lingual vending machines that take both cash or credit cards. You might also want to get a Swiss Flexipass will let you travel the way the locals travel on the most efficient rail system in Europe. You can travel on consecutive days by not only rail, but on Switzerland’s bus and boat transportation systems. For a relaxing way to travel during your Switzerland vacation this is definitely the way to go.
There are over 3,100 hotels, B&Bs and other quality accommodations in Switzerland. While in Zurich you can’t go wrong by staying at the Coeur des Alpes. With great architecture, and amenities such as a sauna, breakfast buffet, dressing gowns and welcoming apples, visitors are greeted by owners who really care about your enjoyment and comfort. Stay in beautiful rooms that look out on the Matterhorn or relax in the outdoor Jacuzzi and enjoy the same magnificent view.
Whether you take a Switzerland vacation for the shopping, the scenery or the dining, this Alpine country will quickly become your favorite European vacation destination.
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