"Hôtel Pension Masson 180 ans" (1829-2009)
In French, many photos, reproduction of antique pictures of the area, the hotel and the Chillon castle. Photo material from the present days of the hotel from the outside and inside. 144 pages.
Price of the 2nd
edition CHF 48. - plus freight
. English Translation available as annex.
"En route to historic hotels in Switzerland."
Time travel presents five journeys to 47 historic hotel sin Switzerland at various times of the year. Authors Ursula Bauer and Jürg Fischknecht take their inspiration from the leisurely and deliverate pace if travelers of the past.
They point out gems and unexpected options along the way, quote contemporary anecdotes and reports that illustrate how outlandish and hazardous travelling in Switzerland could be in those days gone by. Andrea Badrutt reveals the scenic splendors of the hotels’ settings in style with his pictures of hotel interiors. Roland Flückinger-Seiler provides knowledgeable vignettes on the history of each hotel.
Price CHF 82.- plus freight. German and English version available