Ascona – Sweet Life under the Palms

Ascona – Sweet Life under the Palms

Ascona is located on the northern shore of Lake Maggiore and, at 196 meters above sea level, is the lowest town in Switzerland. The town is known for its charming old town, the picturesque southern lakeside promenade with its inviting street cafés and its pleasantly...
Lugano – pearl on Lake Lugano

Lugano – pearl on Lake Lugano

Lugano, the largest city in Ticino, combines Mediterranean flair with a casual and cosmopolitan atmosphere. It is the perfect destination for relaxing days and exciting adventures. Nestled between the local peaks of San Salvatore and Monte Brè and picturesque villages...
Monte Brè – Lugano’s local mountain

Monte Brè – Lugano’s local mountain

Monte Brè, with an altitude of 925 m, rises to the east of Lugano on the slopes of Monte Boglia (1516 m). It is a popular panoramic mountain and, along with Monte San Salvatore, is considered Lugano’s local mountain. From there, it offers breathtaking panoramic...
San Salvatore – landmark of Lugano

San Salvatore – landmark of Lugano

Like the Sugar Loaf Mountain for Rio de Janeiro, Monte San Salvatore is a striking landmark for Lugano. The mountain rises majestically above the city and offers a fantastic view of Lake Lugano, the Po Valley and the Savoy and Swiss Alps. From the top of the church...
Verzasca Valley – magical Beauty

Verzasca Valley – magical Beauty

The Verzasca Valley is one of the most impressive valleys in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland, captivating both romantics and adventurers alike. It is a protected natural area boasting breathtaking landscapes. The historic stone bridge, Ponte dei Salti, dating back...