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The Alpina Gstaad: LuxEcoLiving's Best Hotels in the World

LuxEco Living | Posted 06.02.2015 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Gstaad Switzerland The Alpina Gstaad (5 Stars) cannot be rival...

The Exceptional Traveler: Saanenland -- Idyllic Pleasures in the Swiss Alps

Bonnie Kassel | Posted 03.10.2015 | Travel
Bonnie Kassel

The two-bedroom apartment was located in Saanen and the balcony overlooked a rushing river. By the time we got off the phone, I knew that Geneva was the nearest airport and a connecting train left from within the terminal.

Visiting 10 Real-Life Locations From FX's 'Archer' | Posted 11.12.2014 | Travel

Despite being an animated series (perhaps encouraged by that fact), Archer and his team at the International Secret Intelligence Service often travel to various high-flying locations around the world to practice spycraft.

CultureZohn: I Spent New Year's Eve With Richard Burton

Patricia Zohn | Posted 03.12.2013 | Books
Patricia Zohn

It had taken all fall to try to set this up -- and I even had to take a back seat to Lindsay Lohan. But it was worth the wait. Richard Burton was the kind of man I had always imagined for whom one could throw everything over. We all get crushes on movie stars and rock stars but Burton was something unique.

Remembering Gunter Sachs, Brigitte Bardot and St. Tropez

Carole Mallory | Posted 07.10.2011 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Billionaire, Opel heir, philanthropist and renowned art collector Gunter Sachs shot himself in the head on Saturday in Gstaad, Switzerland.

Classic Destinations Never Get Old...

Anthony Lassman | Posted 05.29.2011 | Travel
Anthony Lassman

Why are the media so focused on the new? Why do upmarket weekend supplements assume we are no longer interested in the traditional "watering holes";...

Swiss REJECT U.S. Extradition Request For Roman Polanski

AP | FRANK JORDANS and BRADLEY S. KLAPPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

GSTAAD, Switzerland — In a stunning ruling, Roman Polanski was declared a free man on Monday – no longer confined to house arrest in his A...

When I Grow Up, I Want to Be a Swiss Cow

Martin Varsavsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Martin Varsavsky

Considering that a billion of people on this planet live on less than a dollar a day, it's a little disturbing that Swiss cows are getting 5 times that.

Roman Polanski To Be Quietly Moved To Gstaad

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

GSTAAD, Switzerland — After two months in a Swiss jail, Roman Polanski prepared Thursday for the splendid captivity of his $1.6 million chalet i...

Roman Polanski Arrest Sparked By Tip From Swiss, According To New Documents

AP | THOMAS WATKINS and BRADLEY S. KLAPPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The arrest of Roman Polanski in his decades-old child sex case was set in motion last month by Swiss authorities, who informed fed...

Roman Polanski Begins House Arrest

AP | BRADLEY S. KLAPPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

GSTAAD, Switzerland — Roman Polanski's life took a dramatic turn for the better Friday as he traded a Swiss jail for house arrest surrounded by ...