┬źSchwingen┬╗: the Swiss answer to wrestling

┬źSchwingenÔÇŁ is a special variant of wrestling and probably the most traditional sport in Switzerland. Even more typical than skiing. ÔÇťSchwingenÔÇŁ is also called ÔÇťHoselupfÔÇŁ, which means literally translated trouser-lift, which comes from the fact that you used to grab

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The dream of studying in Switzerland

The dream of studying in Switzerland

More and more graduates are choosing Switzerland to complete their Bachelor’s or Master’s degree. Today we want to take a closer look at this phenomenon. What is the motivation for young people to study in Switzerland? Why study in Switzerland?

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Switzerland’s unique political system

Switzerland’s unique political system

Every country has its own political system, and Switzerland’s political system is something very special worldwide.┬áSwitzerland is neither a purely parliamentary nor a presidential democracy. It is based on the so-called directorial system. This system of government is characterised by

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With these tips you easily learn Swiss German – fun guaranteed!

With these tips you easily learn Swiss German – fun guaranteed!

If you don’t feel like cramming vocabulary and declining verbs, there are many entertaining alternatives for learning Swiss German. In this article you will find tips on how to learn Swiss German in a fun and playful way. Everything is

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The interesting development of Swiss German

The interesting development of Swiss German

From Moin (in Northern Germany) to Gr├╝├čgott (in Southern Germany), Gr├╝essech (in Berne), Gr├╝ezi (in Zurich) to Servus (in Austria), the German language has many forms. What is usually called Schwiizerd├╝├╝tsch in contrast to High German (the standard written German

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Swiss proverbs: Insight into the Swiss people’ s soul

Swiss proverbs: Insight into the Swiss people’ s soul

If you want to learn something about a foreign culture, you should take a closer look at the proverbs of the respective language. They reflect the mentality and customs of a country and give deep insights into how the folk

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Chalanda Marz or the end of winter in the Engadin

Chalanda Marz or the end of winter in the Engadin

The beauty of Switzerland is its diversity due to the different language regions. The Rhaeto-Romanic Switzerland is often forgotten. No wonder, the region in Graub├╝nden accounts for less than 1% of the total Swiss population. But from Graub├╝nden comes an

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