Austrian People’s Air Group

World’s shortest international flight to be grounded for good

Almost as quickly as it carried passengers between Germany and Switzerland in a record eight minutes, the world’s shortest cross-country flight is already set to see its final voyage. The Austrian People’s Air Group announced at the weekend that it has decided to retire its eight-minute flight between St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Switzerland and Friedrichshafen in southern […]

Ten Swiss Christmas markets you must visit this year

Christmas markets are big business in Switzerland, with most major cities setting up festive stalls towards the end of November. Shoppers can beat a path through the crowds along Montreux’s lakeside, get into the festive spirit at Zurich main train station, browse the stalls outside Basel’s cathedral and sip mulled wine in Bern’s Münsterplatz. These […]