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Here are 10 of the most annoying Swiss “problems”

Switzerland seems perfect on the outside.

But wait until you find out about some really annoying problems plaguing the residents there. Imagine all the stuff they have to deal with in their pristine little country! When you get to the bottom of this list, you will surely agree that these are some annoying Swiss problems...


Someone has just dropped a breadcrumb onto the sidewalk.

Vevey - Pedestrian Crossing

How to find time for all the local, cantonal and national elections?

Swiss Direct Democracy - Voting Ballot

How to possibly use up all those vacation days before year's end?

Schedule Book

Which German car to buy this time around? A Benz, a Beamer or a Porsche?

Porsche 911 parked in Zurich

What to do on Sundays when it is prohibited to vacuum your apartment or to do laundry?

Swiss Shared Laundry Room System

Which kind of Swiss chocolate to pick? There are so many.

Swiss Chocolate Aisle at Migros

Where to ski this winter? St. Moritz again, or possibly Verbier or Zermatt?

Skiing in Verbier

Which Swiss bank to chose for a numbered account?

Swiss Bank - Numbered Account

To deposit that blue Prosecco bottle in the green or brown recycling bin?

Recycling in Switzerland

To take the train at 10:01 or 10:16? Decisions, decisions...

Swiss ZVV Train

What do you consider the most annoying (luxury) problem in Switzerland?


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Dimitri Burkhard

As the founder, editor, and community manager of Newly Swissed, Dimitri owns the strategic vision. He is passionate about storytelling and is a member of Swiss Travel Communicators.

Dimitri loves discovering new trends and covers architecture, design, start-ups and tourism.

Dimitri Burkhard

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