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Sonja Holverson, Switzerland Expert

About Sonja

Sonja Holverson

Travel professional and Alpine Club member, Sonja “treks” around Switzerland in heels and boots!

An expat living the Swiss life, Sonja is happy when she can write about Swiss travel tips, events, and culture. She is even happier when she’s out discovering it.

After she obtained an MBA from the Université  de Lausanne HEC , Sonja taught tourism marketing  for several years at an applied sciences university in Lausanne Switzerland.

Sonja especially enjoys world famous art in Swiss museums and the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra. She is also working on two website editorial teams, one for travel and one for humanitarian purposes. 


Special Interests

Sonja knows a lot about:

  • International Travel Industry
  • Digital Marketing
  • Art, Architecture, Design

Sonja's Special Recommendations

Sonja says, "Don't leave Geneva without taking a 19th c. paddle-steamer. In Zurich visit the 9th c. Fraumünster with Marc Chagall's stained glass windows."

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Meteora's Mystical Mountain Monasteries

If one were to drop into Meteora by parachute without knowing where they were, they may imagine all sorts of exotic destinations; even perhaps another planet. But it's not likely that they would believe they're in...


Italian Switzerland !

Traveling in Switzerland and want to see Italy? No time? Your Italian experience is possible without leaving the Swiss border. Ticino. (Tessin in French) in the Southern Swiss Alps, is the Italian canton in...


Alpine Autumn: Switzerland's Secret Season

Go to Swizterland in autumn, when crowds are gone and the Swiss come out to celebrate the end of Summer, fall harvests and their own rituals of thanksgiving. One of the most spectacular areas which is concentrated...


"Kinder" Zürich

Children can initially be fascinated with Medieval cities like Zürich, with its Belle Epoque and Baroque architecture and famous art works in the Kunstmsueum. However, you may find that your enthusiasm is not...


10Best Finds Love at Most Famous Swiss Alp

Love is in the air …and the Swiss Alpine air is pure and healthy in quaint romantic Zermatt. This charming Swiss village is ideal for the amorous to snuggle by the fire in an original ancient chalet renovated to...