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Switzerland Welcomes More Irish Visitors

Switzerland Welcomes More Irish Visitors

Switzerland Tourism visited Dublin to brief media on the latest happenings in this most wonderful destination. Corinne Genoud and Sara Roloff were joined by Fabian Appenzeller from Luzern Tourismus. In an informative briefing they revealed that Irish visitors were up by 12% on last year.

The media at work .

The media at work

The ‘Spenglers’ in Davos will become the Hard Rock Hotel Davos. The 4-star hotel will have over 111 remodelled rooms, including 31 one-room to three-room apartments. The official opening is scheduled for 1st December 2017. There will be a Fender guitar with amplifier and headphones in each room. Furthermore, guests will be asked their music taste on arrival, with the hotel providing records and players for the guests’ enjoyment.

Geneva Voted ‘Europe’s Leading City Break Destination 2017’

Geneva was awarded ‘Europe’s Leading City Break Destination 2017’ at the World Travel Awards, considered as the ‘Oscars’ of tourism. This is the third time in four years that Geneva has won this famous distinction that consolidates its status as an ideal destination for a city break.

Europe's leading city break destination .

Europe’s leading city break destination

Zürich – Motel One: Opening Summer 2017

Summer 2017 sees the opening of Zurich’s first hotel from the budget designer hotel brand, Motel One. With 400 guest rooms, this establishment in the heart of downtown Zurich will be one of the three largest hotel complexes in Switzerland.

Motel One in Basel.

Motel One in Basel

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Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

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