13 photographs that make you say “Only in Switzerland!”


Milchzentrale - The Swiss headquarters for milk? Only in Switzerland...

Milchzentrale - The Swiss Headquarters for Milk?


A car with an Emmentaler cheese wheel...

Emmentaler Car


The yogurt aisle in a Swiss grocery store...

Migros - Swiss Yogurt Aisle


But the chocolate aisle beats them all!

Migros - Swiss Chocolate Aisle


Normal words are actually mind boggling tongue twisters: Chuchichäschtli.


And some town names simply sound absurd in the English language...

Weird Swiss Town Names - Manegg


Cats need serious climbing skills.

Cat Ladder in Eglisau


I mean, s-e-r-i-o-u-s...

Cat on Guy's Shoulder


And chicken behave like humans - at least during carneval!

Fasnacht Chickens in Luzern


Dry cleaning for Fasnacht costumes in Basel.

Fasnacht Dry Cleaning in Basel


A recording studio prefered by Beyoncé and Prince looks as nondescript as this:

Powerplay Studios in Maur, Switzerland


We take work/life balance seriously.

Work Life Balance in Switzerland


And we're world champions at recycling, despite those restricted times!

Recycling Drop in Switzerland

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2 replies
  1. Angelica Hopes
    Angelica Hopes says:

    I enjoyed reading it. Thank you! I kept on scrolling down thinking I’d find “Dietikon, Dietlikon and Dottikon” ;-) (remembering a hilarious experience of those places when I used to live in Winterthur). best regards, Angelica (a Swiss expat in The Hague, NL)


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