Let's "square" away the most interesting fact about the Swiss flag: it's the only national flag that's square instead of rectangular!
About 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 the Swiss Travelwriters Club.
Dimitri loves discovering new trends and covers architecture, design, start-ups and tourism.
Entries by Dimitri Burkhard
Reading a map allows one to wander around a city in the mind. For Zurich maps, look no further: here is a downloadable PDF map plus many special maps.
Dear readers, you don't need to travel far to see the world. It's all right here in Switzerland! From the Hawaii to India, here are our top picks.
Be it hidden waterfalls, tranquil forest lakes, scenic peaks or ancient places of worship: there are quite a few power spots in Switzerland.
From the shores of Lake Geneva to the lush alpine valleys of Bern, statues in Switzerland are in some rather privileged spots.
Since Zürich is Switzerland's biggest town, many assume it's also the country's capital. Here are some fascinating facts about Zürich that *are* correct.
Picture a pristine meadow in the suburbs of a Swiss town. But something is off: out of nowhere, several dozen aluminum poles reach to the skies...
There is a place in Switzerland where snow is guaranteed: Saas-Fee. Surrounded by high peaks and mighty glaciers, this resort is our go-to place...
Our statistics show that blog posts listing interesting facts about Switzerland are among the most popular. From geography to airline sickness bags...