Company Info

Magic Switzerland is a full service destination specialist and Tour Operator. Our agents and affiliates prepare extraordinary travel experiences for individuals and groups with an emphasis on superior service. Magic Switzerland's travel partners include hotels, tour operators, transportation companies and airlines that are among the best and most reputable enterprises in Switzerland and Europe. Magic Switzerland was founded in 2000 and has since become one of the premier travel companies specializing in Switzerland. MagicSwitzerland.com is a subsidiary of Absolutely Costa Rica of Kansas City, MO.

About Us

MagicSwitzerland's speciality is customized travel packages for individuals (FITs) and/or groups. Our portfolio of services is based on travel related experiences and on our goal of meeting our clients' expectations. We also offer a selection of pre-designed vacation packages that include the main attractions of Switzerland.

Our consultants have a broad knowledge of Switzerland and of Europe as a whole. This enables us to assist our clients in preparing the perfect travel itinerary from arrival to departure. Our goal is for our clients to have an unforgettable vacation experience.

To deliver value to our clients drives everything we do. Our mission is to provide our clients with the BEST, which is why we come to work. Our success begins with our team, which is absolutely the industry's best.

Switzerland Specialists

Connie Janggen

Mrs. Connie Janggen has a Business degree, is fluent in 4 languages and has been a travel specialist since 1985. She was born and raised in Zurich, Switzerland where she has worked for well known travel companies. In 1997 she moved to the United States permanently and now lives in the Boston area with her family. She has been a travel consultant with Magic Switzerland for the past 11 years and enjoys to share her passion for Switzerland with customers worldwide.

Carmen Metcalf

Born and raised in Switzerland, Carmen is a travel specialist by trade. She studied tourism in Aarau, Switzerland and graduated with honors. After her studies, she moved to New York in 1989 and was working as a tour guide for Suntrek throughout the entire United States. In 1991 she began working for a tour operator specializing in Switzerland and South Africa, creating customized vacations to both countries ever since.
Carmen never left the US and got married, had children and eventually moved to North Carolina in 2003. Besides Europe and South Africa, Carmen has extensive 'first hand' knowledge by traveling to many destinations around the world, including Japan, Mexico, Kenya and Canada. She is comfortable communicating in many languages, including English, German, French and Spanish.

Elizabeth Walker

Mrs. Elizabeth Walker is a graduate from NC State University. She began to travel early in life and developed an interest for Europe and Switzerland with a focus on independent and speciality travel. She has also travelled extensively through North America and the Caribbean.
What started as a summer job turned into a passion for selling customized travel itineraries. After being trained as a Switzerland Network Specialist, she started working from her family farm in NC, sharing her expertise about Switzerland with our esteemed clients.

Franziska Bapst

Mrs. Franziska Bapst was born and raised in Freiburg, Switzerland, where she earned her degree in education and worked as a teacher. In her 20's, she moved permanently to the United States, settling down in the Boston area. Here, she switched careers, working for Swiss Airlines at Logan Airport, managing all areas of passenger service and flight operation. While raising her two children, she went back to teaching, earning her Montessori teaching certification. Now back in the travel industry, working for Magic Switzerland gives Franziska the perfect platform to reconnect with her passion for travel and customer service, while sharing her enthusiasm for her home country of Switzerland.

Pepe Strub

Mr. Pepe Strub is a travel specialist for travel to Switzerland and Central America. Originally from Basel, Switzerland he first visited Central America in 1992. He found the natural beauty of Costa Rica enchanting and decided to move there to combine the riches of Costa Rica with the possibilities of the Internet.
Prior to moving to Costa Rica, Mr. Strub was employed by several Swiss companies focusing on sales and marketing. His expertise includes tourism, banking, manufacturing and trade, and communications. His fluency in four languages has contributed to his success in arranging travel for clients from all over the world.