P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:41:00    ——————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ——— SWITZERLAND is a small enough country to tackle on a fly/drive holiday or even to drive there yourself. Three weeks would give you the chance to see much of its attractions. But there is also an enviable system of bus, rail and boat transport which may be a more relaxing way to travel. The 600 yellow post-bus routes cover some of the most isolated parts of the country and are regarded as one of the best ways to enfoy the scenery ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— Visas 294 Inoculations 295 GO GREEN, SAVE THE WORLD p460 C4 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads
P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:41:10    ——————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ——— MODERN STEAMERS run on all of the major lakes in Switzerland, whether for excursions or for travelling from one town to another. But the rail network is perhaps the most spectacular way to see the mountains and gorges. Five different expresses run across the country, like the William Tell which runs down to the south east or the Glacier which goes high over the Alps from St Moritz to Zermatt. ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— Tourist rates 298 World clock 299 GATWICK FLIGHT ARRIVALS p208-209 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads
P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:41:11    —————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ———— THE SWISS RUN a series of travel passes which enable you to make full use of their excellent transport. The Swiss Pass allows unrestricted travel from from four days to a month and costs from 107 Sfr. The Swiss Flexi Pass allows travel on any three of 15 days without restrictions. It costs 107 Sfr. Family cards, issued free, allow children under 16 free travel. ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— Crash Course 297 Drivewise 296 COMPUTER GAMES FAN? TRY p470 C4 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads
P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:40:10    —————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ————  ONCE THERE, SWITZERLAND offers a good choice of things to do for those who prefer an active break. There is an extensive system of foot- paths and hiking routes plus a net- work of Roman roads ideal for walkers Most lakes accommodate a range of watersports while some rivers have white water rafting. Cycling, horseriding, climbing and summer skiing are all also available. ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Our guide to holidays on Teletext 291 DRIVING ABROAD? INFORMATION p294-297 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads
P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:40:00    ——————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ——— FACTFILE  The weather varies enormously but  the Mitteland in summer is mild  and refreshing. Temperatures in July in Zurich are about 17 and in Lugano about 21.  French, German and Italian  cooking all influence Swiss food. Specialities include the Bernese platter with smoked beef and pork and Zurich geschnetzeltes veal in sauce. pleasant wines which are worth trying. ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— The air that you breathe 106 HAVE YOUR SAY IN OUR POLL p326 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads
P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:40:01    ——————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ——— FACTFILE UK passport holders do not need a visa to enter Switzerland nor are any inoculations required. The Swiss have no national health service so you must get insurance. The currency is the Swiss franc (Sfr) Exchange rates are on Teletext p298. Credit cards and Eurocheques are widely accepted. English is widely spoken along with French, German and Italian. ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— Our guide to holidays on Teletext 291 WHAT'S AT THE PICTURES? p610 C4 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads
P293 Teletext 293 Jun19 23:40:01    ——————————————————————— SWITZERLAND ———  FOR FULL DETAILS on holidays in Switzerland, contact the Swiss National Tourist Office at Swiss Centre, Swiss Court, London WiV 8EE. 0171 743 1921. It will supply you with a list of sulldr tour operators and give details of travel passes. Operators include: Inntravel 016653 628811 Insight Holidays 0800 393393 Crystal Holidays 0181 399 5144 ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Osr guide to holidays on dletext 291 DRIVING AB2OAD? INFORMATION p294-297 Visas Jabs Ski Reports UK Roads