Switzerland is full of surprises. Beyond stereotypes, we show you what is so special about the Swiss and their little country.

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Swiss Federal Railways in Miniature

Here are 16 brand new ways to piss off the Swiss

Look up "Swiss person" and you'll find a consensus seeking, cheese eating species. It's a cruel thought, but how to poke fun at such a nice human being?
How to mildly annoy Swiss German friends

Here's how to mildly annoy your Swiss German friends

Swiss people are the main reason why I love living on Roger Federer's turf. I'm fond of how they take pride in their slow decision making process...
How to blend in with the Swiss

How to blend in with the Swiss? Take our community's advice.

We have asked our readers what they think it takes to be like the Swiss, and the feedback was superb! Here is a collection of the most valuable advice...
More Swiss than I thought

Oh boy! I am more Swiss than I thought...

I recently spent the holidays back home in Canada. It is always nice to find myself back in Hockey Land. But to my surprise, I have turned more Swiss...
Chocolate Workshop at Lindt in Zürich

15 reasons to drop everything and go to Switzerland

Switzerland has so much to offer beyond cheese and chocolate. Not that you would need 14 reasons to drop everything and go to Switzerland...
Swiss Money Initiatives 2013

The Swiss don't talk about their salary (but they do talk about money)

Did you know that a cup of coffee is 20 cents cheaper at Café Müller compared to Café Meier? What sounds absurd is a regular conversation topic...
Caran d'Ache Color Pens

These Swiss brands are worthy of the label "Made in Switzerland"

Swiss producers now have to work a little harder to keep the designation "Made in Switzerland". Here are some typical Swiss brands that are worthy...
Appenzeller Cheese - Swiss Dry Humor

More things I wish I'd known before moving to Switzerland

In real life, not everything is as charming as on the postcards. We want you to know these valuable pieces of advice before moving to Switzerland...
How to be Swiss by Diccon Bewes

Peek inside the new book "How to be Swiss"

As the transition to a Trump presidency becomes real, many US passport holders are wondering: How do I become Swiss?