Pino, maitre d' of The Eagle Club 1947 - 2021

Fri, 03. Sep. 2021

Gstaad has its share of great personalities. They come from many different countries and backgrounds. But some seem to stand out particularly from the others. Such was the case with Pino, alias Guiseppe Cippola, who died in the spring of this year.


Gstaad Palace mourns the death of Ernst Andrea Scherz

Mon, 17. May. 2021

The Gstaad Palace mourns the death of Ernst Andrea Scherz (1939-2021). The doyen of the international luxury hotel industry, who among other things helped to establish the worldwide alliance "The Leading Hotels of the World", passed away after a long illness on 13 May 2021 at the age of 81. He managed the legendary Gstaad hotel from 1968 to 2001 – before handing it over to his son Andrea Scherz, who today is the third generation to carry on his father's legacy as general manager and owner.

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Issue 6 | 2021

Wait, can this be the last editorial of this summer? Must be because of the relativity thing. Relativity of time – a wonderful concept to toy around with. Not as a theoretical physicist, way too complicated. No, I mean as a layman.