For the weekend, Esther and her friends are drawn to the Göschenen region. They visit the goat paradise of Christian Näf, hike to the Bergseehütte and go brookstone climbing in the Göschener Reuss.
Armin Schelbert has been hiking up his favourite mountain, the Gross Mythen, several times a day for about 20 years now. He has climbed it more than 4,600 times in his life – more often than anyone else
Countless stories trail around the Heidegg, whose first ramparts were erected on a lateral moraine around 1192. The ancient walls of the castle have a lot to tell and take you back to the 12th century.
Willisauer Ringli – rock-hard, popular and famous. These traditional biscuits may only be produced in Willisau – that’s what a court of law determined in the 1940s. And did you know that you shouldn’t bite into a Willisauer Ringli, but break it with your elbow and let it dissolve on your tongue?
Inspired by swallows, which use loam for their nests, in 2014 the Swiss Ornithological Institute in Sempach built a cutting-edge Minergie-P and eco-certified loam house on Luzernerstrasse. Find out what it means to be born as a bird in Switzerland.