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The Switzerland insider e-book that you need to read today

Did you know that Velcro and LSD were invented in Switzerland? Or that many famous pioneers made a global impact while living here, such as World Wide Web designer Tim Berners-Lee or the founder of the Red Cross, Jean Henri Dunant?

Thought so. Read our e-book for 77 different ice-breaker facts about Switzerland. Many other Newly Swissed before you have benefitted from the insider knowledge about Switzerland, which often surprises even locals.


How you will benefit:

  • Helpful (and useless) knowledge about Switzerland and the Swiss
  • Ice-breaker facts for any conversation (or pick-up lines if you are in a bar)
  • Faster integration in the Swiss society thanks to insider facts about laws
  • Hours of reading pleasure
  • Become the Swiss expert among your friends

Here is a sample question: "Are the following statements true or false?"

  • You can be fined for not giving up your seat on a bus to an elderly person.
  • A fish has a right to sue the angler who caught it.

This is just one of 20 creative trivia questions to test your Switzerland fact skills. Conveniently divided into eight chapters, this e-book allows you to soak up a bunch of Swiss facts which in turn make for good ice-breakers at social events.


Let us reveal three more chapter titles from the new e-book:

  • Law, Justice and Politics
  • What Switzerland has given the World
  • Food and Beverages
  • And many more!

On the download page, select PDF, ePUB or Amazon Kindle versions – or all three!

e-book Download Formats

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Get your copy for just $2.49!

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 Swiss Travel Communicators. Dimitri loves discovering new trends and covers architecture, design, start-ups and tourism.

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Dimitri Burkhard

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