9 reasons to (absolutely) love Switzerland

Dear Switzerland,
I think I love you. I came all the way from Italy to find myself in love with you. It's not only your beautiful flag, the Alps or the trains that run on time. There are so many more details which only occurred to me after having lived on your soil for a while.

Without further ado, here are the reasons why I love you, dear Switzerland:

Swiss trains

Reasons to Love Switzerland - Trains

Designer watches

Designer watches

Cheeky postcards

Reasons to Love Switzerland - Postcards

Zero wait at the post office. This is enough to make any Italian swoon. I have this picture on my phone and I show it to my Italian friends. They cry.

Reasons to Love Switzerland - Post Office

Assemble your own egg carton at the supermarket

Reasons to Love Switzerland - Eggs Galore

Sexy door to door cheese fondue delivery

Reasons to Love Switzerland - Sexy cheese fondue

At home medium services

Reasons to Love Switzerland - At home medium services

Very handsome pumpkins

Reasons to Love Switzerland - Pumpkins

November weather so nice you were actually able to swim in the lake last weekend!*

Reasons to Love Switzerland - November Weather

*OK, this one is a joke. The picture was actually taken in Southern Italy. Because the weather here in Ticino has been wet and miserable lately... Some things are still better in Italy, after all!


Alessandra is a "kinda creative gal" who came from Milano to live in Lugano. She loves vintage stuff, photography, street art and typography. She eats a lot of spaghetti, drinks coffee all day long and shares her unique insights with you!