Gotthard TV Movie 2016

Our preview of the upcoming Swiss TV event "Gotthard"

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In 1873, people from all over the world came to the tiny Swiss village of Göschenen. "Gotthard" is a TV production which retells the construction of...
PalmExpress Postal Bus

5 Ways of crossing the border into Switzerland

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I love investigating Switzerland's borders with all their peculiarities. Here are five fun ways of crossing the border into Switzerland...
Swiss National Day Buns

10 things people (wrongly) assume about the Swiss

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The Swiss have long been the most misunderstood people in Europe. According to the rumors, they are evil bankers and xenophobic backwoodsmen...
Festung Fürigen - Swiss Fort

So we peeked inside a secret military bunker in Switzerland

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When I first heard about the secret fortresses hidden all over Switzerland. I was in serious doubt whether they could be legit – or legal...
Bernina Pass Lake

17 Interesting Facts about Switzerland's Lakes and Mountains

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Switzerland was pretty flat a few million years ago. This was until the plates started moving and the Alps took shape. These facts about Switzerland...
Swiss National Day Quiz - Geranium Amden

How well do you know Switzerland? Take the 2nd annual Swiss quiz.

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Every year, August 1 signifies the anniversary of the Federal Charter of 1291. And every year, Newly Swissed is putting together a fun Swiss quiz...
Swiss American Quiz

This Quiz is about Switzerland's Influence in the United States

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On the occasion of America's Independence Day, here is a simple Swiss American quiz that covers the strong ties of Switzerland and the United States...
Horse Butcher "Pferdemetzg" in Uster

11 Quite Shocking Facts about Switzerland

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I'm sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but not everything about Switzerland is rainbows and unicorns. Here are some shocking facts about Switzerland...
SapoCycle Foundation

SapoCycle - How Swiss Bubbles Save Lives (and Livelihoods)

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Hotels have been advocating the responsible use of towels for years. But what about the complimentary soaps? SapoCycle is on a mission to...