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...