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Please only use the on-line shop if you are in the United Kingdom and only buying a few items. For overseas orders or if you are buying more than three books please contact SRS Sales for the price including postage to your destination.

Swiss Travel Guide No. 1 Bern and the Bernese Oberland
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 48-page guide in colour and A5 format about Switzerland’s capital city and the country’s most dramatic & popular tourist area. The booklet offers guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No. 2  Lake Geneva and the Rhone Valley
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 44-page guide in colour and A5 format to Geneva, Lake Geneva and Swiss communities nearby; and to the area in and around the Rhône valley as far east as Brig. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No.  3 The Glacier Express
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 48-page guide in colour and A5 format to the area of Switzerland served by the Glacier Express from Zermatt through to St Moritz. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railway and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No. 4 Lake Luzern and the Surrounding Area.
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 44-page guide in colour and A5 format which focuses on Luzern and scenic Lake Luzern. Also covers a wider area which embraces the Brünig and Klausen Passes; Engelberg; Lake Zug and the northern half of the Gotthard main line railway. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No. 5 Ticino
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 40-page guide in colour and A5 format about the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland. The booklet focuses on the resorts of Locarno and Lugano, Lakes Maggiore and Lugano, and the southern half of the Gotthard main line railway. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No. 6 Graubünden  Second edition now available
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 64-page guide in colour and A5 format about Switzerland’s largest canton (county) which includes resorts such as Davos, Klosters and St Moritz. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.
Second edition now available - completely revised with new photos and more pages.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No. 7  Zürich and North-East Switzerland
By Martin Fisher

Profusely illustrated 56-page guide in colour and A5 format which includes Switzerland’s largest city, Lakes Zürich and Constance, plus scenic Appenzell and Toggenburg. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Travel Guide No. 8  Basel and North-West Switzerland
By Martin Fisher

To complete the series, a profusely illustrated 52-page guide in colour and A5 format about Basel, the Swiss Jura, Lakes Biel and Neuchâtel and the area west of Bern extending south to Fribourg. The booklet offers a map; guidance on how to get there; Swiss ticketing arrangements; sample hotels; the railways and other forms of public transport; and the places to visit.

£7.00

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Swiss Postbuses  

By Martin Fisher


This profusely-illustrated 108 page book in colour and 210x210 mm format describing the history (over a century old), present day country-wide network and vehicles (past & present) of this celebrated bus & coach operator. Nine maps illustrate the location of the principal routes in a network deploying some 2,200 vehicles over 7,400 route miles. Some technical details but not lists of fleet numbers.

£14.50

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Swiss Railway Motive Power
By Martin Fisher

This profusely-illustrated 96-page book in colour and 210x210 mm format describes the standard and narrow gauge motive power on Swiss railways at the end of winter 2014/15 and provides a brief history of each railway system. Most types of locomotive and multiple unit are illustrated as are several shunters/tractors. Brief technical details included but not lists of fleet numbers.

£12.00

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Swiss Photo Guide No. 1 Photographing the Gotthard.
By John Jesson

28 page illustrated guide to where to stand to take photographs on the original Gotthard line and how to get to the locations. It includes a brief description of the line.

£5.00

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The BLS Today 100 Years of the Lötschberg Line.
By Roger Kemp

32 page illustrated guide to the network of lines and services operated by the BLS. It also contains a route guide to the main line of the BLS from Spiez to Brig together with points of interest along it. There is a section describing the 100 year celebrations of the BLS in 2012

£5.00

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Swiss Mountain Climbing – The Easy Way 

By Martin  Fisher

Profusely-illustrated in colour and A4 format to demonstrate how easy it is to reach glorious Swiss mountain scenery through a network of over 370 rack-and-pinion railways, funiculars, cable cars and chairlifts etc. The history and evolution of these various forms of transport is explained, supported by tables providing basic data for each route including fares. A map shows where many of these routes are to be found. The book has nearly 400 photographs in its 120 pages.

£16.00

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