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?

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…
The Informant Matt Damon Zurich

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.