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Swiss charm- Hotel Schweizerhof Zurich

  Switzerland has been known for her beautiful scenery and world class hospitality. The quality of service is just impeccable. Having stayed at many top-notch hotels in Zurich, I have to add Hotel Schweizerhof onto my list. The location is perfect for anyone who is visiting Zurich for the first time, or stopping over for meeting, or a quick few days to walk around city centre. It is right opposite the main train station, you cannot miss it, literally across the road. Unbeatable location,  the triple-glazed windows in the rooms keep it so quiet that you forgot you’re actually on the main roads in Zurich. The use of contrasting ...
Categories: Europe

Travelogue- Bern, Switzerland- Hotel Bellevue Palace Bern

Every city has its own story to tell, so as every hotel. Visiting Switzerland without visiting the capital city Bern isn’t complete. So I decided to hop on a train from Zurich (now I call it my third home), and walk around the historical city. Chosen by the Switzerland’s federal parliament as the capital city in 1848, Bern is actually a very small city, the old town is classified as a UNESCO World Cultural heritage site. Staying at the most luxurious hotel in Bern, Hotel Bellevue Palace is every bit a palace. Situated on top a little hill next to the river Aare, the location and the view is impeccable- you basically see the ent...
Categories: Luxury

Travelogue- Zurich- Eden au Lac

I wish time can take me back …Waking up to this simple cheers me up. By now you must have think I’ve moved to Zurich. Ha i wish! London is too noisy. Thats why I chose to stay at Eden au Lac hotel in Zurich. There are many hotels I’ve stayed, and in the world’s smallest metropolis, Eden au Lac is one of my favourite places I can stay again. As part of the Victoria-Jungfrau Collection, Eden au Lac is a very intimate hotel, with only 50 rooms in this traditional beautiful hotel, it is slightly further from the city center but it means you’re further away from any noise and traffic. Having said so, it’s only 20 mins direct tra...
Categories: 旅遊

Travelogue- Zurich- Ambassador à L’Opéra

My Swiss holidays are never ending. Zurich is a special city and to me it is the perfect hideout place in Europe. It has the charm of the historical old city and the modern city within walking distance. Swiss people in general are very friendly and they have the charm to put a smile on your face no matter where you are. Staying on the other side of the lake at Ambassaor à L’Opéra this time, it is a little hidden gem in the old town very close to the lakeside. Right next to the Opera house, a traditional building which used to be part of the former Uto Castle built in 1898 in the neo-baroque style, this little gem is just sweet...
Categories: 旅遊

Travelogue- Zurich, Switzerland- Baur au Lac Hotel

  Earlier in late October, I made a getaway to Zurich, Switzerland. Without knowing which hotel to pick, I picked Baur au Lac Hotel because of all the reviews and the location. Situated right in front of Lake Zurich, slightly hidden behind it’s own garden, the hotel cannot be any more peaceful.  The view from the rooftop of the hotel is breathtaking. I was very lucky to have a beautiful few days which was so clear that I could see the Alps from the hotel. Being in Zurich calms me down. The city is so peaceful, quiet, safe, clean and it is such a happy place to be at. Upon arrival Baur au Lac, the surprises just kept coming! Fi...
Categories: 旅遊