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Top 10 places to visit in Switzerland

Top 10 places to visit in Switzerland

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Whether you're planning to live in Switzerland or just visiting, here are 10 must-see sites in Switzerland.

Expat groups in Zurich

Expat groups in Zurich

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Expatica’s selection of expat groups in Zurich.

Major museums in Switzerland

Major museums in Switzerland

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Expatica offers a selection of top museums in Geneva, Lausanne, Bern, Basel and Zurich to help you discover the many sides of Switzerland.

Swiss adopt cows for the summer

Swiss adopt cows for the summer

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Some Swiss holidaymakers opt for a rustic break in the mountains to spend time with their adopted cows over the summer, learn another way of life and relieve stress.

With love from the Alps: The best Swiss cheese treats

With love from the Alps: The best Swiss cheese treats

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Summer is for Swiss cheese festivals! Find out what makes Alp cheese one of the unique top cheeses in Switzerland – and why you should be eating it.

Diccon Bewes: The 10 prettiest small towns in Switzerland

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When it's time to escape the cities of Geneva and Zurich, just two hours away Switzerland's small picturesque towns feel like walking through a medieval movie set.

Lights, camera, action! Charlie Chaplin museum springs to life

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After 15 years in the planning, the long-awaited Charlie Chaplin museum in Switzerland now allows visitors to experience the Swiss chapter of his life and relive his most popular films.

Swiss schwingen: From herdsmen to elite Swiss sport

Swiss schwingen: From herdsmen to elite Swiss sport

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Schwingen – the Swiss form of wrestling – has experienced an upsurge in recent years, a revival that started with herdsmen more than 200 years ago.

Uncorking the rare Swiss wine world

Uncorking the rare Swiss wine world

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Switzerland's wines are unknown worldwide but it's well-worth uncorking the Swiss wine world, including their 40 indigenous, rare grape varieties.

Top 25 Swiss films: What's the greatest Swiss film ever?

Top 25 Swiss films: What's the greatest Swiss film ever?

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Which is the most-watched, successful film in the history of Swiss cinema? Hint: it's about foreigners dealing with Swiss nationality.

The German Way: How not to drive the Autobahn like a tourist

The German Way: How not to drive the Autobahn like a tourist

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Hyde Flippo outlines the German Way's seven golden rules for driving on the Autobahn like an expert, not a tourist. Hint: there are speed limits involved.

5 useful travel tips for Greek Islands sailing

5 useful travel tips for Greek Islands sailing

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Why not spend your summer sailing the Greek Islands? Find out what you need for a safe – and stress-free – Greek Islands sailing holiday. [Contributed by Sailing Nations]

Diccon Bewes: In search of heat, caviar and coffee – Swiss made

Diccon Bewes: In search of heat, caviar and coffee – Swiss made

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Diccon Bewes explains where you can explore Swiss-made tropical products such as papaya, bananas and coffee – and steamy, fragrant heat.

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

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Travel through the French countryside on a bicycle with an experienced expat Frenchman who has fallen in love with his country again. [Contributed by French Kiwi Cycle Tours]

A guide to celebrating carnival in Switzerland 2016

A guide to celebrating carnival in Switzerland 2016

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Watch the Swiss let loose with out-of-tune brass music and outlandish costumes during Swiss carnival. Find out the top places to celebrate the Swiss carnival in 2016.

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