In this category, you will find all kinds of cool facts about Switzerland. From Swiss world records to a quiz about Switzerland or simply random facts about Switzerland, it’s all right here! For instance, did you know that Switzerland has 12 UNESCO World Heritage sites? Or that Zürich has more than 1200 public water fountains?

Breaking News: Obama has Swiss Roots!

As a reader of Newly Swissed, you are among the first to find…
Swiss Goat Cheese For Sale

20 brand new surprising facts about Switzerland

I spent my entire childhood and teenage years in Switzerland, and I thought that I knew this place pretty well. Some surprising facts about Switzerland...

Roger Federer replaces Clooney at Nescafé

According to a statement from his agency obtained by Newly Swissed, George…

Google Playground in Zurich

Yesterday was one of the best TGIF's in a long time, because I had the unique chance to tour what I like to call "Google Playground"...
Surprising Facts about Switzerland

20 surprising facts about Switzerland

Before the initial "wow effect" wears off, we wanted to share some of the most surprising facts we have learned about Switzerland...

A ConCERNing Headache

Despite a relaxing lunch at the lake, I had a headache all day…
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5 Blockbuster Movies Filmed in Switzerland

Contrary to popular belief, the hills are not alive in Switzerland. What is alive is this fine selection of Hollywood blockbusters which were partly filmed in Switzerland...

You Know You're Swiss If... (Part 1)

Then: Wondered why we kept missing trains by one minute. Now: Wonder what’s wrong when the train is late by one minute.