Corviglia above St Moritz is very popular while Sils Maria and Pontresina
give advanced skiers and boarders something to work on.
Meanwhile, the Hotel Walther, in the neighbouring village of Pontresina
, offers a "digital detox," whereby guests give up their smartphones and iPads and take walks at sunrise.
Bollhalder trained as a chef with Swiss Hotel School Pontresina
before taking up a number of management roles with Hyatt International, including general manager positions in Kathmandu, Baku and Hamburg.
Passengers join the train at Pontresina
in the Val Bernina before climbing to the Bernina Pass and Morteratsch station at 6220ft.
4 The same agent has 20 apartments priced from CHF1.5 million at Pontresina
, in a fine 19th century landmark building at the foot of a dramatic mountain.
The Grand Hotel Kronenhof, in Pontresina
, Switzerland, claimed the coveted title of world's top hotel.
The Upper Engadin Valley, nestled around St Moritz and Pontresina
, in the South-Eastern region of Switzerland, is one of the best places to admire the beautiful alpine flowers.
Leaving St Moritz - in winter thick with furs and Ferraris, but in summer almost bling-free - the Express canters along on the only straight section of the line across open valleys to join the Flaz river and on to the town of Pontresina
The true love of his life, however, was his predeceased wife, Louise, whom he has now "met in Pontresina
" for a final, eternal time.
It's a danger that is taken seriously in Switzerland: the small town of Pontresina
is currently spending large sums building a giant wall to catch any landslide triggered by permafrost degradation on the slopes above.
Many of the publications are based on presentations made at scientific meetings, and that is true of the Special Publication under review here, which is based on a one-week workshop held in Pontresina
, Switzerland in July 2004.
Eventually, we reached our magical destination high up in Morteratsch,South East of Pontresina
. Our fellow guests were already enjoying their picnic alongside a fierce,glistening waterfall, underneath a picturesqueglacier.