The Best Ski Regions In Switzerland

With low-altitude mountains, sky-high peaks with near-vertical drops (hello, Matterhorn and Gemsstock), powder-covered glaciers, and gently rolling Alpine forests, it’s no wonder skiing in Switzerland tops most travelers’ wish lists. Plus, the country is home to some of Europe’s largest winter resorts, with new panoramic cable cars, high-speed chair lifts, and scenic trains offering easy connectivity between mountains. When it comes […]

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‘I can see a bird. What is it?’: a beginners’ guide to backyard birding

Essential equipment: guide (book, app, website, or household member) to help identify birds, sense of humour. Non-essential equipment: binoculars, notebook, sense of adventure. How to do it: you just watch birds. Bird-watching is for everyone, whether you’re on your own or with your significant other, family or friends. Neither special skills nor fancy equipment are […]

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