Glass in All Shapes And Colours

Sun, 26. Feb. 2017

At the entrance of the village of Saanen, on the fairly quiet Oberdorfstrasse, Isabelle Giovanella runs her stained glass workshop and atelier. Her grandfather founded the workshop, in which she still produces and sells her art.

Our Man in Bern: Interview with Erich von Siebenthal

Tue, 14. Feb. 2017

Erich von Siebenthal was a member of the Grand Council of Bern from 2002 to 2007, when he was elected to the National Council. He is an outspoken representative of mountain regions. GSTAADLIFE met him to discuss his political motivation, his party, and his family.

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Château-d'Œx Defunds Gondola

The community of Château-d’Œx is grieving after the municipality announced it would no longer fund Télé-Château-d’Œx SA (TCO). While the decision has been a long time coming, this means the historic 1956 gondola that runs from the village centre up to La Braye will be retired permanently unless another solution can be found.