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10 Most Annoying Swiss Problems

Switzerland seems perfect on the outside, but there are actually some really annoying problems plaguing its residents...
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19 Ways to Piss off the Swiss

Most of us have probably stepped into proverbial cow dung by asking inappropriate questions while in a foreign country. To piss off the Swiss, you need...
Animal Rights in Switzerland

17 more facts about Switzerland

The term "facts about Switzerland" is one of the most sought-after Google searches leading to Newly Swissed: That's a fact. It appears as if stereotypes...
8 Myths about the Swiss Economy - Swiss Flag

8 Myths about the Swiss Economy

Switzerland is often portrayed as a teacher's pet with an overly productive workforce, low unemployment and low household debt. But are these clichés...
Swiss Air Show over the Axalp in the Bernese Oberland

33 More Signs That You’re Becoming Swiss

There comes a point in life when one wonders: “Who am I?” The answer to this loaded question is going to be very straightforward: You are becoming Swiss!
Swiss Foods You Cannot Miss

12 Swiss Foods You Cannot Miss

Few countries have grocery shops that can compete with Switzerland’s two top grocers: Coop and Migros. Their selection and display make it hard for some newcomers to adjust, especially because some of the Swiss products may be confusing...
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11 Examples of Funny Signage in Switzerland

The Swiss government has recently decided to retire several street signs. But apparently, they have retired the wrong ones! Funny signage is...
Swiss Shared Laundry Room System

A Primer on Shared Laundry Rooms in Switzerland

With such a high quality of living standards, it comes to a surprise that many Swiss still share a laundry machine among several apartments...

Incredible Pictures of Geneva's Frozen Lake Shores

Europeans are currently freezing their fannies off. But these arctic conditions are also creating some rather fascinating sculptures of ice, as Geneva’s lake shores have been frozen over! See for yourself...