Wengen visitors should consider reading the following books before their trip to the area:

  • “Brown Bread in Wengen” by Jeremy Cameron ( http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/c/j... ) is a novel set on the ski slopes of the area.  This gives travelers an easy read which offers some insight in to the area.

 

  • “Lonely Planet Walking in Switzerland ” by Clem Lindemayer is an excellent travel guide for the area because it offers walking information for the city where the only mode of transportation is walking around.  More information about the book is online at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0864... .  More information about getting around the area on foot is available at http://www.tripadvisor.com/Travel-g18... .

     

  • “Swiss Bernese Oberland: A Travel Guide with Specific Trips to the Mountains, Lakes and Villages” by Philip and Loretta Alspach ( http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0963... ) is a comprehensive travel guide which offers information about Wengen as well as surrounding communities in the area which might be of interest to visitors.

     

  • “Swiss Cookbook” by Nika Standen Hazelton ( http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1902... ) can help travelers learn what types of foods they will be enjoying during their stay in Wengen.

     

  • “The Xenophobe’s Guide to the Swiss” by Paul Bilton ( http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1902... ) offers a lighthearted and humorous look in to the idiosyncrasies of the people who live in the area.