The long awaited photos of Alex and Lisa’s wedding in Switzerland, taken by photographer Milo Zanecchia.

Alex and Lisa around Ticino

by admin on September 10, 2014

Some photos by the extremely talented Marian Bader of Alex and Lisa and the two days they spent after their wedding, going to various sites around Ticino. A beautiful couple in a beautiful setting.

Ascona & Locarno

September 3, 2014

Two beautiful towns on Lake Maggiore. Locarno is home to the Locarno International Film Festival and Ascona is a favorite location for summer travelers in the region. These are hubs when traveling to Minusio, Muralto, Orselina and the Castello Visconteo.

Read the full article →

Val Verzasca

August 27, 2014

Val Verzasca is possibly the most famous valley in Ticino and one visit will show you why. From the dam James Bond bungee jumped off of in Goldeneye, to the Romanesque Lavertezzo bridges, to the smallest town in Switzerland (Corippo, Population: 14) to the Sonogno waterfalls at the top of the valley, you will have […]

Read the full article →

Time Lapse of Lugano, Switzerland

August 20, 2014

Reasons to come to Lugano. Video by Milo Zanecchia.

Read the full article →

Monte Bre

August 14, 2014

Mount Bre (Monte Bre), a mountain overlooking Lugano, slightly higher than San Salvatore, and with a beautiful town called Bre. It is an example of typical Ticino architecture, still featuring a ‘lavatoio’, or old town wash-basin. A funicular, in operation since 1912, can bring you up to Bre from the city. The views from the […]

Read the full article →

Gandria

August 6, 2014

From Wikipedia: Gandria is a small, picturesque village on the shore of Lake Lugano in Switzerland. The historically protected center (nucleo), which is not accessible by car, attracts visitors from all over the world. Boat service between Gandria and other towns on the lake is regular, and it is also possible to walk from Gandria […]

Read the full article →

Fröhlich Geburtstag! Bon anniversaire! Buon Compleanno! Bun di da naschientscha!

August 1, 2014

During the 12th century, the dukes of Zähringen were lords of what is now Western Switzerland. When Berchtold V died in 1218, the Zähringer dynasty ended, and these Swiss cities became Reichsfrei (or city states within the Holy Roman Empire). It was during this time that the Kyburg were fighting the Habsburg over these territories. […]

Read the full article →

Your Personalized Wedding Perfume

July 23, 2014

Your olfactory sense can be the strongest sense of all. How often has a smell brought back memories of your childhood? The last time you smelled that particular aroma may have been 20 years ago, but it still brings back the experience as if it were yesterday. Why not make the most of this wondrous […]

Read the full article →

About Alex and Lisa

July 17, 2014

Several of you have asked us who exactly Alex and Lisa are, and what their story is, so we thought we would share their story with you using their own words: Find out how this adventure began… Back in the year 2000 I met a boy. I didn’t know it at the time but that […]

Read the full article →