GstaadLife No 6 | Editorial
The change of season
The traditional descent of the cows from their summer mountain pastures marks the onset of autumn, a time that stirs emotions within me. It not only signifies the conclusion of summer but also heralds my favourite season: Autumn. This is the time of vibrant hues, lengthening ...
Harvesting sunshine for Saanenland
Seeing the SolSarine Solar Power Project as a Regional Asset
Artists in gallery spaces in Saanen and Pays d'Enhaut
LARGE SCALE PORTRAITS OF NATURE by Armin Grässl at the Arthanagr in Saanen. Ever charming and enchanting creations by skilled local artist Nathalie Rosat in her studio in Moulins. Juxtaposed Chris Calvet ancient vs contemporary at Hotel de Rougemont.
A medical campus for Gstaad
Two months ago, the public voted in favour of providing a plot of public land for the Gstaad Medical Campus project. Time to have a closer look at this ambitious project with the President of Gstaad International Healthcare, Babette Herbert.
An (updated) tale of Gstaad, as it was back then
Anton Ruesch recalls the Gstaad village from his youth.
The first cycle of change
Music on its own might not change the world, but it can definitely contribute to it said Artistic Director Christoph Müller on launching the ambitious program cycle called CHANGE. As the echoes of the last notes from this year’s Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy fade away, he offers his ...
Embracing nature's wisdom: Beekeeping with heart
In the realm of beekeeping, Stefan Neuhaus has unlocked a secret: the profound interplay between man and bee. Neuhaus, a self-proclaimed bee whisperer, immerses himself in the world of bees, viewing them not as mere honey providers but as vital agents of healing for both Earth and humanity.
A personal connection at Naegeli
Studio Naegeli in Gstaad has carved a distinctive niche in the world of art galleries. Renowned for its intimate and personal approach to contemporary art, the latest exhibition, “Perfect Vision,” showcases artist Stephan Crasneanscki's remarkable work and exemplifies the relationships ...
Timeless chic from Chopard
This true métiers d’art is inspired by pocket watches once designed by the founder of the Maison in 1860, Louis-Ulysse Chopard. Rewarded by the prestigious hallmark, the Poinçon de Genève, the L.U.C Quattro Spirit 25 displays the time on a pure white dial, gentlydomed that reflects ...
Country Road - Country Night comes to Gstaad
Country music originated in the folk sound of rural southern and western United States. Characterised by twangy guitars, fiddles, banjos, simple melodies and melancholy ballads, it’s growing in popularity the world over. And for 34 years, this country road has also led to Gstaad.
New life for vintage race
While classic car shows and motorbike parades often take the cake when it comes to showcasing vintage vehicles, Gstaad is offering a humbler commemoration this September with the “Gstaad Velo Classic”, an event where vintage cycling enthusiasts from all over can come together to experience ...
A tale of two events: Rally & Yachting and Golf & Yachting, all in Gstaad Yacht Club
August is synonymous with topnotch events, and the Gstaad Yacht Club (GYC) knows how to contribute to this notion with a blend of social gatherings and sporting excellence. Two of its standout events, the Rally & Yachting and Golf & Yachting, brought together enthusiasts and participants for ...
“I don’t eat meat,” a former colleague assured me as he tucked into a plate of wild boar, “but I make an exception during game season.”
Get Your Country On at Country Night Gstaad
Get ready to dust off those cowboy boots and don your best plaid shirts because in Gstaad, the Country Night is just around the corner!
Gems on Wheels: The Gstaad Palace Challenge
In the world of entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity are essential qualities. Back in 2016, Andrea Scherz, the Managing Director of the Gstaad Palace, found himself dissatisfied with the hotel occupancy rate during the final days of August. Fueled by this challenge, he teamed up with ...