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These are the world’s 12 longest tunnels

From particle accelerators to bullet trains, engineers have built some impressive portals through bedrock and under bodies of water.
Indulge in a seven-course feast while admiring breathtaking scenery from the Glacier Express' new Excellence Class.

What it’s like to travel in ‘Excellence Class’ on The Glacier Express, which includes a 7-course meal and panoramic views of the Swi...

Passengers can recline in plush leather window seats while their every whim is catered for by a dedicated concierge.
The watch comes on a yellow gold double-link chain.

A British ‘genius’ painstakingly made 23 pocket watches entirely by hand in his lifetime, and one of those watches is about to head to auc...

Legendary watchmaker George Daniels handmade 23 pocket watches during his lifetime. One of those rare pieces will head to a Geneva auction in May.

These are the most expensive cities in the world in 2019

The most expensive cities in the world, as ranked by The Economist Intelligence Unit, are primarily in Europe and Asia.
Sotheby's Geneva watch auction concluded on February 25.

The 15 most expensive watches and accessories sold in Sotheby’s Geneva auction, ranked

Sotheby's Geneva watch auction concluded on February 25. A Patek Philippe watch claimed the top spot. Here's a look at the 15 most expensive watches.
As good a spot as any for an après-ski drink.

A 7-bedroom Swiss cabin has been named the world’s best ski chalet for 2 years in a row — and an inside tour quickly proves why

Chalet Les Anges in Zermatt, Switzerland, has been named the world's best ski chalet for the second year in a row. Here's a look inside.
Members of the Swiss federal army's honor guard in Bern, October 4, 2012.

Switzerland has a stunningly high rate of gun ownership — here’s why it doesn’t have mass shootings

Here's what the US can learn from Switzerland, which has nearly eliminated mass shootings while maintaining a high rate of gun ownership.

A Swiss filmmaker tried to raise $6 million for a basic-income experiment that would have given residents up to $2,570 a month

A Swiss filmmaker has failed to crowdsource enough money to start a basic-income experiment for hundreds of residents in the village of Rheinau.

A US hang glider hung on for dear life after his pilot forgot to strap him in

Chris Gursky held on for about two minutes as the pilot grappled with the glider with one hand and held on to Gursky with the other.
Mieido Shrine, Kyoto, Japan, photographed in April 2016. Japan is the 10th safest country in the world.

These are the 20 safest and most crime-free countries

These countries have the lowest rates of homicide, terrorism, and organized crime as well as a reliable police force, according to a new report.