Anthony Lambert

Anthony Lambert

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Anthony Lambert has been visiting Switzerland since childhood and has written 15 books about railways and travel. He has contributed to half a dozen books on great railway journeys and written about travel and railway journeys for such newspapers and magazines as The Independent, Orient-Express Magazine, New York Times, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Times and Wanderlust. He was consultant editor for the nine-volume part work, The World of Trains, and has travelled on the railways of over 50 countries. Anthony’s part-time work for the National Trust reflects an interest in architecture and cultural history, and he is also a keen cyclist and walker. He has talked on railways and travel to a wide range of audiences, including the Royal Geographical Society, of which he is a Fellow.

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The best walking routes in Switzerland

Explore some of the most dramatic Swiss landscapes on foot with five of its top walks. 

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7 unique Swiss railway journeys

Sit back and watch the stunning landscapes of Switzerland from the comfort of your carriage with these seven unique train journeys. 

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