Harvesting sunshine for Saanenland
Seeing the SolSarine Solar Power Project as a Regional Asset
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.
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.
Great players and fast horses: Team Gstaad wins for the second time in a row
In almost tropic conditions, Team Gstaad, led by captain Sébastien Le Page, claimed its second victory at the Hublot Polo Gold Cup Gstaad. To protect the horses, the "chukkers" were shortened by 30 seconds each due to the high temperatures.
A diverse array of offerings catered to all tastes and budgets at this year's Brocante market in Saanen. The camera captured the charming atmosphere of live music, exquisite antiques, cherished preloved treasures, and delectable artisanal treats, altogether making it an irresistible feast for ...
… is long-awaited and cherished by many children as their favourite event to meet friends, have adventures and make memories. But for some children, this is not a given at all. Due to special circumstances, some have never had the opportunity to participate in what most children take for ...
Discover a new XXL Fondue Pot in Lauenen Fondue that is as much a part of Switzerland as the holes in Emmental cheese. And, tucked away in the corner of Saanenmöser, I found the best seafood stew of the day. Finally, we are able to relive those glorious St Tropez rosé moments, but this time ...
Ailyos 2023: Art and Nature in Harmony
The AILYOS Art & Nature exhibition is back for its 6th edition, and this year the exhibition expands its territory to include the Pays-d’Enhaut, with the villages of Rossinière, Château d’Oex and Rougemont joining the existing route of Aigle, Yvorne, Col des Mosses, Les Diablerets and Leysin.
Gummiboot Openair - for the young and the young at heart
Have you taken a peek at the Saturday weather forecast? It's time to grab your swimsuit and prepare your rubber boat! This Saturday, August 12th, a one-of-a-kind event awaits: the annual Gummiboot Openair, meticulously arranged by Jeunesse Saanenland, will unfold on the serene waters of Lake ...
“ Thank you so much for having Charlie come to stay,” said Jane as she bundled her son into our car for a half-term visit. “He eats most things but isn’t keen on butter in sandwiches and I can never get him to drink milk.”
Restaurant Botta: The creation returns to its master
After the devastating fire that razed the Glacier 3000 restaurant last September, the time has come for its rebirth. Swiss architect Mario Botta, renowned for his innovative designs, will spearhead the reconstruction project set to commence this summer. The revamped building will prioritise ...
Sandro Reuteler is fourth-generation managing director of Arnold Reuteler Holzbau AG in Grund. Sandro carved time out of his busy schedule to meet with GstaadLife and talk tradition, technology and the importance of sustainability.
Plenty of wind in the sails
The 2023 sailing season kicked off with a thrilling start as the GYC Racing Team embarked on their quest for success. With the upcoming 2024 Olympics in sight, this year served as the selection year for the Swiss Sailing Team (SST), and the GYC members were eager to participate in various sailing ...
A smashing success
The victory bells rang out, echoing in Brazil and the USA as the Swatch Beach Pro Gstaad reached its thrilling conclusion. With a staggering turnout of 28,000 spectators at the renowned “Gstaadion,” the tournament showcased intense battles under the scorching sun.
It may appear like an enticing offer for a classic bag. But it’s actually the newest campaign unveiled by the Saanen municipality and distributed to every household in the region. Perfectly timed for the summer season, as it aims to motivate us to sort and gather our household plastics effortlessl ...
Let's go trippin'
With the upcoming release of his book, Farrol Kahn, a local Saanen resident, has ingeniously curated an entertaining event that celebrates the life of illustrious poet Rainer Maria Rilke. Inviting you to embark on an enthralling journey through the very paths that Rilke once tread in Switzerland. ...
LAST MAN STAN....ding
I did not really slave over this headline; it came to me yesterday evening as Dominik Stricker slid out of the singles tournament in the EFG Gstaad Open. But an exciting day ahead awaits in the tennis tournament as Stand Wawrinka is the last Swiss player.
What the heart is full of
At the annual Brocante market in Saanen, exhibitors come from near and far to offer their antique treasures and artisanal goods or local retailers that sell their products.
GstaadLife No 4 | Editorial
Oh joyous tradition Every year there is more than a full page of congratulations in the “Anzeiger von Saanen”, addressed to the young and motivated people who - with determination and hard work - have passed their professional exams and made the leap from apprentice to recognised professional. ...