Assuming you are still full of energy, we stop first at the Basel Minster to admire the city's landmark with its red sandstone architecture, coloured roof tiles and two refined steeples. Relax in the cloister garden or have a coffee on the Münsterplatz before we move on!
Now that you have safely arrived, dear visitor, let's take a stroll through town to the Congress Center. If you feel too tired, hop on the typical green tramway, one of the city's symbols to get to our meeting's venue. Tomorrow is another day to discover the city!
Basel: Having been all over the place lately, it's about time to focus on the congress venue, you'll soon spend some time at! I just arrived at the main station, a bit groggy due to the toasty temperatures. Stay tuned for information, pictures and tips all around beautiful Basel!
🌜St. Antönien (GR): "Behind the moon, turn left" is the slogan of this remote Walser settlement, nestling at an imposing valley's end. Whether it's a fixed rope route, a dip in the crystal clear Partnun Lake, hiking/biking or simply enjoying the view- you wont' be disappointed!
Vitra Campus- Weil am Rhein (D): Just across the border from Basel you'll find a treasure for all architecture and design enthusiasts! Take a guided tour of the Vitra Design Museum to gain some background information about this remarkable ensemble of contemporary architecture!
🌊Versam (GR)- In the canoe through the Alps! The region caters options for all levels of expertise- from rafting pro to canoeing greenhorn. Hop on a "Funyak" (inflatable kayaks) and discover the beauty of the alps from the Anterior Rhine!
🇦🇹Vienna, Austria-MRI User Meeting 2019: Bob the proton goes Austria and enjoys a captivating meeting among fellow MR enthusiasts in wonderful Vienna! Big thank you to the organisation team!
🌳Chaltbrunnental- Basel: Take a romantic hike through the lush green of the Kaltbrunnen Valley, just outside Basel! At Chessiloch, where the rivers Ibach and Birs merge, you'll marvel at the sandstone rocks with colorful heraldic signs, created by soldiers during 1st world war.
Belalp (Canton of Valais)- Spring- Skiing: perfect for all the "Gförlis" (people feeling the cold easily) among us! Glide through the soft "Sulz" Schnee in the sun, have the piste and restaurants all to yourself- numerous ski regions are open until Easter!🌞
💦🏊♂️⛵️Swiss lakes: Spring is on its way and the days are getting warmer! With close to 1500 lakes and numerous rivers, Switzerland offers plenty of opportunities for water sports- from just taking a dip to rowing, canooing, sailing and diving in breathtaking scenery!
🏅Engadin Ski Marathon: the 2nd largest cross country activity worldwide, "the Engadiner" has been annually held for more than 50 times! It attracts over 14.000 participants from 60 nations (numbers growing!), from hobbyist to the world-class athlete. What an event!
🚂Glacier Express- the world's slowest express train takes you on a journey for the senses! Connecting Zermatt to St Moritz since 1930 it nowadays features overnight panoramic windows that make you feel part of the stunning scenery. Hop on! https://t.co/M1x5SQJi9B
Prättigau-Davos (Graubünden): returning from a week full of 🌞&❄️- Skitouring in beautiful Prättigau! What an experience! The region offers an extensive variety of touring options, of different length and level of difficulty. 🎿https://t.co/1ayGE0svRm
Gasthaus Hochwang- Furna, Graubünden: off the beaten track- visit the charming, historic hilltop restaurant situated in the nature reserve of Hinterberg. Perfect starting point for hiking, snow shoe walking or off piste skiing! Great food, lovely hosts! https://t.co/dvDF4Yfc0L
Swiss Food- it's all about cheese🧀: whether enjoying it as Raclette (pour it over potatoes and veggies) or Cheese Fondue (dip bread into it), molten cheese is THE winter dish! Its best enjoyed in a large circle of friends with white wine- En Guete!
Fideriser Heuberge- longest Swiss sledge run 🛷: From the village Fideris, small red busses take you up to 2000 m above sea to the cosy ski area. After enjoying the view and a refreshment in one of the two traditional restaurants, you're off to the wild 12 km sledge ride. Woohoo!
🌟LiLu Light Festival- Lucerne: True to its name, "the city of lights" is transformed into an exhibition of Swiss and international artist (10-20 jan). Take a stroll through the beautiful old part of town and be intrigued by the numerous light installations!
Rosswald- Wallis🌞. Snowy greetings from the southwestern Canton of Valais, best known for the Matterhorn! Rosswald, a mountain top sunterrace, is a laid-back, small ski-resort, situated 1819 m above sea, and reachable only via cable- car. Take a deep breath and enjoy yourself!
❄️⛄️Winterwonderland in the Swiss Alps! No complaints about lack of snow this year...
Engadin- Ice path near Scuol⛸: Working off the christmas biscuits together with radiologist Dagmar Nitzl on the 3 km circular ice path following the river Inn and leading through beautiful snow-clad forests and alpine pastures! https://t.co/Auk5wqulZB