A fascinating encounter between Swiss history and original cartography. Using very little-known maps that he researched in archives around the country, Diccon Bewes presents the most important moments in Switzerland's history, ancient and recent, in a different and innovative way. Thedescription accompanying each map is informative, amusing and easy to read.
Great Swiss hikes for beer lovers and hiking enthusiasts. Lasting between one and six hours, they follow carefully selected trails chosen for their beauty. The end of the hike is without fail near a brewery or a bistro where hikers can quench their thirst with a local craft beer. 59 hikes = 59 beers from different local breweries!