Discover THE Best of the West at 2017's St. Moritz Gourmet Festival hosted by USA

Medieval might meets Italian style.

Winter time is festival time in Switzerland.

Relax in these scenic high altitude spas

Step back in time at Switzerland’s captivating open-air museum

Five high-class options for staying on a mountain top

Make the most of Switzerland’s pristine rivers and lakes

Whether it’s watches, chocolate or penknives, the Swiss have the last word on top quality, producing prestigious goods that are the envy of the world. Unsurprising, then, that of Europe’s many superior holiday destinations, Switzerland dominates, expertly combining class, style and high standards in a way which is impossible to recreate elsewhere.

New bespoke balloon trips in Switzerland open up the possibility of encounters with country's dramatic landscape and remoter regions. Diccon Bewes takes to the air.

Unmissable Swiss sights, whether it’s your first visit or your last