Swiss National Day Quiz - Geranium Amden

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

/
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

/
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

/
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)

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

14 things to know about the new Chaplin's World Museum

/
Chaplin’s World has been 15 years and 60 million francs in the making. It is located on a vast property near Vevey where Chaplin lived with his family...
Gottardo 2016 - Rail Tunnel

15 Mind-Blowing Figures about the Gotthard Base Tunnel

/
The deepest point of the Gotthard Base Tunnel is 2.3 km below the Alps - that's 1.5 times the depth of the Grand Canyon...
Sunbathing Swiss - via imgur

13 Things that Newcomers Notice about the Swiss

/
The Swiss are a peculiar bunch, to say the least. From an early age, we are given a savings account at a Swiss bank, are encouraged to voice our opinion...
Swiss Guards Vatican

13 Facts about the Swiss Guards you probably did not know

/
The Pontifical Swiss Guards have a long history in the Vatican. Tourists and pilgrims who flock to Rome see them and wonder: Who are the Swiss Guards?
Pontificial Swiss Guards Swearing-in Ceremony 2005

The Swiss Guards of the Vatican are sworn in every May 6

/
This year, the Pontifical Swiss Guards celebrate 110 years of loyal service to the Pope. On May 6, new recruits will be sworn into service...