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Giardino Seerose
April 6, 2020 9:04 pm

Vegan lemon tart

As soon as spring is around the corner, you just long for fresh air, sun on your skin and food in the garden. The recipe for vegan lemon tart by our chef Adrian Bührer (Hide & Seek Ascona) immediately reminds us of warm evenings on the terrace, mild draughts and the delicate scent of summer. […]

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March 13, 2020 7:47 am

Here speaks the concierge

He went to buy stockings with Mireille Mathieu and went out on Lake Maggiore with Udo Jürgens. He already provided dog sitters in the language of master and animal (“Chérie barked allegedly in French”) and let a cow with flower decoration graze on the hotel lawn for Japanese guests on request. In his 30-year career, […]

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January 17, 2020 9:15 am

Backflip? Here we go!

Giardino’s Chef Michel Hojac is a gifted snowboarder. From time to time he accompanies guests on the slopes. Polite, sincere and highly professional – all traits for which the Giardino hotels have won several awards. They rank highly among the friendliest hotels in Switzerland. That’s why they are very proud of their staff: they are […]

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November 25, 2019 2:21 pm

Behind the scenes at Zai Ski

The Zai is often considered the Bentley of skis. It is produced in a workshop that combines precision craftsmanship and the latest technology. A visit to Disentis.  The jackdaw is one of the most intelligent birds out there. It is loyal, and very sociable. Its plumage shimmers matt black as it glides elegantly along a […]

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September 9, 2019 2:24 pm

Spring in Ticino

Spring in Ticino is long and intense. And just as soon as it ends, it’s right around the corner once again. How lovely! One could be forgiven for calling the area “kitschy”, given its landscape dominated by the bright blue lake, white mountains and colourful flowers. A declaration of love by Elsemarie Maletzke. Gardener and […]

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