Swiss First Names - Hansueli

19 Ways to Please the Swiss

It is time to master the more subtle ways of integrating in Switzerland. Some guaranteed ways to please the Swiss include remembering their name - and...
Nutello the Pug

Nutello the Pug is a Swiss Internet Phenomenon

If you haven't heard of Grumpy Cat or Choupette, you have probably been living under a rock. Meet Switzerland's own dog celebrity, Nutello the pug...
Swiss Chocolate Aisle at Migros

31 reasons why Switzerland is the happiest country

Switzerland has just been named the world's happiest…
Goldküstenbräu

A Primer on Swiss Beers

Beer is one of the oldest fermented beverages. Despite its popularity and monetary allure, Swiss beer has received little attention - until recently...
Kino Xenix Zürich

Kino Xenix in Zürich

Kino Xenix is one of Zürich’s best kept secrets for expat movie lovers. It is a favored spot for catching up on movies in their original language...
Facts about Swiss Milk

18 Interesting Facts about Swiss Milk

If Switzerland had a national beverage, it would be milk. Swiss milk is so popular that each person drinks an average of 233 glasses of it annually...
Zurich Portraits - Alexia at Rote Fabrik

Meet 3 Women of Zürich

I have been traveling from A to Z a lot lately. During my frequent trips from Amsterdam to Zürich, I decided to find some locals who could show me around...
Clown Dimitri Portrait

Clown Dimitri is a Swiss Legend

The infectious laugh, the black and white make-up and the moptop hairstyle are what make Clown Dimitri so unique. This Swiss clown has been entertaining...
Chrieg Film (2015)

Chrieg - War (Movie Review)

Matteo is an attractive but somewhat frail teenager. His parents send him to a remote alp, where a bitter surprise awaits him. The movie "Chrieg" is...