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The heritage Palace Hotel sits in perfect harmony with the newly built Burgenstock Hotel.

It is five o’clock in the morning. My biological clock awakens me – it’s school run time at home, back in the real world. I’d yearn to sleep more, but, as I shift in my bed, I catch a glimpse of a shimmering light. And, all of a sudden, I’m wide awake: “Oh! This beauty! I cannot miss a single thing!” Continue reading…

Schweizerhof Bern – where tales are yet to unfold

For a traveller who likes hotels with a certain “je ne sais quoi”, the luxurious Schweizerhof Bern was surely a treat. In the heart of the Swiss capital, Schweizerhof Bern has been standing tall for 155 years now – as the hotel staff proudly shared with me.

My Swiss hospitality experience began with a seamless check-in and a bite at the lobby lounge. The dips, tartars and home-made crackers on my platter were colorful and tasty – just perfect to brighten up a Bernese autumn afternoon. “I just love this space”, I thought: cosy and elegant yet animated and full of life.

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I love traveling. But then who doesn’t?

I am full of anticipation every time I get ready to set off. It’s the adrenaline of the unknown, the excitement of seeing new places, the joy of meeting new people. People with a different background, with different values, sometime of different race and different color. I always look forward to discovering new facets of reality, see how nature and man work together, how culture reflects in food, architecture and social interaction.

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