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  • The Chopard Mille Miglia 2013 Limited Edition
    The Chopard Mille Miglia 2013 Edition
    Inspired by and named for the famed Italian Road Race, the “Mille Miglia” or “thousand miles,” originally an open-road endurance race that was run from 1927 - 1957 but ultimately scuttled due to safety concerns, the Chopard...
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    Oprah's hand bag racism incident leaves Swiss officials 'fuming' mad
    When media mogul Oprah Winfrey traveled to Switzerland late last month to attend pal Tina Turner's wedding, she says she found herself the victim of racism in an upscale shop in Zurich. Oprah recalled the incident to ET on Monday, telling how...
  • Pink Panther: Jewel thief escapes from Swiss prison
    Pink Panther: Jewel thief escapes from Swiss prison
    One of the Pink Panther jewel thieves escaped from a Swiss prison. Milan Poparic, age 34, was freed by accomplices ramming a gate with a van. According to ABC News on July 29, 2013, he is the third member of the gang to be freed this year."...
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    Zurich: Ten years as a San Francisco Sister City
    The cities of San Francisco and Zurich, Switzerland just celebrated the tenth anniversary of being Sister Cities, and the relationship is a good. Both cities have similar populations and economies, plus are and connected directly by an easy flight...
  • Swiss-made pastry that's made easy
    Swiss-made pastry that's made easy
    When it comes to foreign pastries, the Europeans are famous for creating among the best ones! French pastry is always a sensation, as is Danish, with its beautiful shapes and decadent fillings. There's a special pastry that represents almost...
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    Peter Kernel: 'White Death & Black Heart' (2011)
    "White Death & Black Heart" by Peter Kernel is a very raw Indie-Rock piece.Peter Kernel describes their sound as appealing to basic human instinct, which they describe as "A beat, something loud and a few words. Primary Rock....
  • SWISS International Air Lines: A taste of Switzerland
    A Taste of Switzerland and more aboard SWISS Airlines
    It's cheese, chocolates, and so much more aboard SWISS, the airline of Switzerland. SWISS is known for the quality of its inflight food and beverages. It works with Swiss-based producers and top chefs to create an onboard menu of regional...
  • SWISS Airlines
    SWISS Airlines: A taste of Switzerland
    SWISS, the airline of Switzerland, is known for the quality of the food and beverages served aboard its flights. It works with Swiss-based producers and top chefs to create an inflight menu of regional specialities from all over the country. It...
  • Lindt Chocolate
    Lindt offers 'Say it with Lindt Bear' app for iPad and iPhone
    Nothing says the holidays better than chocolate from Lindt.This holiday season, premium chocolatier Lindt USA and the endearing Lindt Bear, a loveable premium chocolate figure, are offering the joy of chocolate. Lindt is launching the Mastering...
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    Helvetica substitute: Univers
    Ever get tired of seeing Helvetica everywhere? I know I am. There are plenty of other good alternatives to an industrial-clean sans serif such as GeoSans or Univers.Univers was designed in 1954 by Adrian Frutiger on Swiss principles--Helvetica is...
  • Berlin & Beyond Film Festival
    17th Berlin & Beyond Film Festival announces line-up - Sept. 27 to Oct. 4
    The Berlin & Beyond Film Festival announces a slate filled with new works by directors from Germany, Austria and Switzerland and the crème of the crop of international collaborations from directors working beyond these borders. This year&rsquo...
  • Use the microwave for a cool kitchen
    Use the microwave for a cool kitchen
    As we contend with these blistering summer temperatures, it's usually a practice to prepare foods that require little or no cooking at all. Most of us make sandwiches, salads and other foods that are cool, fast to make and are satisfying. They...
  • The Savoy Hotel, Zürich
    Switzerland--experience the truly luxurious
    Switzerland is renowned for its snowcapped mountains, the freshest of air, and pristine waters infused with alpine minerals. You can drink from all the fountains and swim in the waters wherever you are in this nature-loving and environmentally...
  • Appenzell, Switzerland
    Switzerland in New York April 16-May 12
    Switzerland Tourism will be transforming New York City's S shuttle--the one that runs between Grand Central Station and Times Square. The train will be wrapped inside and out with a Swiss theme.The S shuttle is the shortest regular service in...
  • Inside the Bally boutique
    Bally: Swiss ingenuity
    Bally is a brand that stands for understatement, quiet luxury, and Swiss good sense. Founded in 1851 by Carl Franz Bally, manager of an elastic and silk manufacturing business, Bally got its start as a company that produced premium-quality shoes....