Schlappin, Klosters-Serneus

Tucked away above the village of Klosters-Dorf lies Schlappin, a peaceful valley with varied walking trails and a lake fit for energetic puppies. In the summer months, where temperatures can reach up to 34 degrees in the valleys, Schlappin provides shelter from the blistering heat thanks to its higher altitude and breeze. To reach this…

Kaffemisjonen, Bergen

Set a few streets back from the bustling harbour in Bergen lies the understated Kaffemisjonen. This coffee shop and eatery certainly lives up to its name, which translates as 'coffee mission', turning everyone into coffee aficionados through their craft brewing processes. The baristas are keen to pass on their expertise, with shelves of coffee equipment…

Butternut Squash & Sage Risotto

Winter calls for comfort food and warming bowls of goodness. While I'm partial to a classic mushroom risotto, this recipe is the perfect autumnal dish to get you ready for the festive season. It's a simple recipe that uses cream cheese instead of hard Italian cheese but is all the more creamy for this very…

Peonies – Cafés et fleurs

As the name suggests, this coffee spot is decked out in blossoming bouquets and delicate daisies, brightening up your day before you’ve even sat down to enjoy their  tremendous menu. While pot plants have become commonplace in brunch destinations, largely thanks to their aesthetically pleasing Instagram snaps, Peonies isn’t just another coffee shop trying to exploit this…