The Swiss Guard – a Melding of Tradition and Modernity

The Swiss Guard – a Melding of Tradition and Modernity

Switzerland may be small, but it has always been a nation of warriors. Even Tacitus, the Roman historian, asserted that the Swiss were a very militant people. They were to prove this particularly in the 14th century at the Battle

How can I learn Swiss-German most effectively? Part three: everyday usage

How can I learn Swiss-German most effectively? Part three: everyday usage

Learning a new language often invokes memories of dusty classrooms and endless memorising of vocabulary. It does not have to be like that; there are ways to learn a language more easily and effectively. What is the best way to

How can I learn Swiss-German most effectively? Part two: premium options

How can I learn Swiss-German most effectively? Part two: premium options

The best way to fully integrate is to speak the local language. Our website learn-swiss-german.ch offers the best options for immigrants and students to learn Swiss-German quickly and effectively. The website is constantly expanding its offers which is why this

How can I learn Swiss-German most effectively? Part one: free resources

How can I learn Swiss-German most effectively? Part one: free resources

As we are always increasing the content on this website, we would like to summarise all the ways you can learn Swiss-German on www.learn-swiss-german.ch. This three part blog series are designed to help you answer the question of how to learn

Geneva – the smallest metropolis in the world

Geneva – the smallest metropolis in the world

Geneva is idyllically situated between the Alps, on the banks of Lake Geneva and in the far west of Switzerland. French speaking Geneva is home to the European seat of the UN and the headquarters of the International Red Cross