Is it just good marketing or does the Swiss watch industry really lead the market for quality watches? Watches that are made in Switzerland have a high reputation. Why is this and is this just perception or reality? The cradle
The most famous five rings of modern times are not Greek; they are Swiss. In 1915, the chairman of the then IOC, Pierre de Coubertin, declared Lausanne to be the home of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). In 1994, the
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
The Swiss Confederation is made up of 26 full and half cantons. A canton is comparable to a state in the USA, Germany or Austria. For historical reasons, three of the 23 cantons are made up of two half cantons.
In this article we want to focus on the fundamentals of learning Swiss German. In other words, the key topic of this article is how beginners can learn Swiss German. Everyday, we get enquiries from absolute beginner who have no
Welcome to the world’s biggest collection of Swiss-German phrases and words. In the past five years, we collected more than 1000 unique dictionary entries and established a reputation for rigorous and reliable research. The dictionary is a derived work from ahumorousguidetoswitzerland.blogspot.ch