Four young climate activists, including Greta Thunberg, scolded the elites gathered at the World Economic Forum for not doing enough to deal with the climate emergency and warned them that time was running out.
At a panel in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, the four said Tuesday that they hoped their generation had found its voice and can work with those in power to bring about the necessary change to limit climate change. Yet Thunberg said not enough has been done.
“We need to start listening to the science, and treat this crisis with the importance it deserves,” said the 17-year-old, just as U.S. President Donald Trump was arriving in Davos and was due to give a speech. Trump has pulled the U.S. out of the Paris accord to limit climate change and has traded barbs with Thunberg on social media.
A Swiss brothel has decided to swap female staff for the sex robots after demand soared among cash-strapped clients in search of a cheap thrill.
The brothel in Kriens, a city in the district of Lucerne in Switzerland, has replaced most of its prostitutes with the dolls and the move is proving very popular
On 18 July, the peaceful town of Vevey, on the shores of Lake Geneva near Montreux, transforms into party central as it hosts one of the world’s biggest (and rarest) wine festivals. The Fête des Vignerons – which was granted Unesco intangible cultural heritage status in 2016 – was founded in 1797 to honour the wine-makers of the Lavaux wine region, one of Switzerland’s premier wine appellations.
Zurich. One of the most international cities in Europe, yet so rooted in nature and beloved for its authentic Swiss traditions. These are the city’s most luxurious hotels for an unforgettable Zurich experience.
One of the most international cities in Europe, Zurich is rooted in its reverence for nature and beloved for its authentic Swiss traditions. That is what makes my hometown so special. The quality of life, business and innovation are as inviting as its beautiful views. Many first-time visitors are mesmerized by the idyllic Lake Zurich and intoxicated by its signature fresh air. These are the most luxurious hotels, many of which are committed to sustainability and preserving the rich and natural beauty of the city.
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Setting the standard in an international city, Geneva has drawn strength not just from the natural beauty surrounding it but from its global outlook.
Geneva is home to the European headquarters of the United Nations as well as many international luxury brands, watch companies and global banks. Yet, it is much more than a cosmopolis for the luxury traveler. It’s also home to those who love nature, sports and fine food. Swiss hotels take all of this into account by offering memorable views—of the lake and mountains—and the highest standards of service for their guests. These hotels show just how seriously the Swiss take the art of hospitality, wellness and sophistication. Here are the best luxury hotels in Geneva:… continue reading The Best Luxury Hotels In Geneva