Badrutt’s Palace Cocktail Reception

The Swiss have a gift for amusing themselves while pleasing their guests.  In conjunction with the Snow Polo World Cup, which takes place annually in St. Moritz, Cristina and I were graciously invited to the Badrutt’s Palace Cocktail Reception.

General Elchin Guliyev leading the dance at the Badrutt’s Palace cocktail reception.

Here tout le monde gathered to seep Perrier-Jouët, tasting bocadillos while listening to the last pettegolezzi and – a very few – setting the bases for multimillion-dollar international deals. Continue reading