Category Archives: Adelboden

The new ski season is just around the corner…

I know, I know…  It feels like summer – or what we had of a summer – is only just over, but the distinct chill in the air this morning has already got me thinking about the 2012/13 ski season.  … Continue reading

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The world’s only pop-up golf course is back…

The world’s first and only pop-up golf course, Golf Mountain, on the pretty meadow plateau of Engstligenalp in Adelboden, is back for the third year running.  The pop up course is open for a limited period only, just until 21 … Continue reading

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Enter the world of thrillaxing

Last week, there was a piece in The Daily Telegraph on how the Olympic Games have inspired interest in active holidays, which combine fitness and well-being while away from home.  This seems to be a growing trend and some old … Continue reading

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Make hay while the sun shines

It’s not just the retailers that are currently cutting their prices – so too is the hotel industry, with the chance to pick up some great discounts. Grand Hotel Kronenhof, Pontresina (www.kronenhof.com) currently has a last-minute three for two offer, … Continue reading

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Win a ski holiday at The Cambrian in Adelboden, Switzerland

If you’ve loved skiing this season and can’t wait to get back on the slopes next year, make sure you enter this fantastic competition: one lucky amateur photographer will be treated not only to a fabulous four-night break for two … Continue reading

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Christmas comes early…

Christmas came early for both Grand Hotel Kronenhof, Pontresina (www.kronenhof.com) and The Cambrian Adelboden (www.thecambrianadelboden.com), with both properties gaining industry recognition in the last couple of weeks. Kronenstübli, Grand Hotel Kronenhof’s charming and historic wood-panelled restaurant, was awarded its first … Continue reading

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Switzerland’s a Winner

Congratulations to Switzerland, awarded the “Favourite European Country” title at the recent Guardian/Observer Travel Awards 2011! In my eyes, Switzerland’s been a winner ever since I first visited as a 15-year-old school girl and vowed that one day I would … Continue reading

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