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Swiss festivals

The best of Switzerland's festivals 2018

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The best festivals in Switzerland in 2018 offer a wealth of attractions, from famous Swiss music festivals such as the Montreux Jazz Festival to open-air Swiss festivals against backdrops of picturesque Swiss scenery.

Christmas traditions in Switzerland

Swiss Christmas guide: Christmas traditions in Switzerland

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Celebrate Christmas the Swiss way with this list of top Swiss Christmas traditions, Christmas holiday activities and a Swiss-German Christmas dictionary.

Swiss Christmas

Swissworld: Celebrating Swiss Advent and Christmas

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Get your Advent calendars ready! The countdown to Christmas in Switzerland is full of traditions and celebrations.

Top Swiss Food

Top 10 Swiss foods – with recipes

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Does 'Swiss food' and 'Swiss cuisine' even exist, so to speak? You can decide after trying these top 10 Swiss food recipes of the country's most popular and traditional dishes.

Swiss National Day

Swiss National Day, 1 August

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Celebrate the founding of the Swiss Confederation with a range of festivities held throughout Switzerland on 31 July and 1 August on 'Bundesfeier'.

Swiss summer and autumn customs – wine, cows and foklore festivals

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Pull out the alphorns and yodel till the cows come home (literally): that's how the Swiss celebrate summer and autumn traditions, in an array of top folklore festivals.

Swiss spring and winter customs – the festival high seasons

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Egg battles, 'snowman' burning and chasing winter spirits are just some of the traditional Swiss customs to celebrate in spring and winter.

Swissworld: Chocolate – Switzerland's most famous expat

Swissworld: Chocolate – Switzerland's most famous expat

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You may eat Swiss chocolate regularly – but how much do you know about the origins of Swiss chocolate?

Swiss neutrality

Swissworld: Switzerland and neutrality

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"I am Switzerland?" Taking an in-depth look at Swiss neutrality.

Swissworld: Swiss literature

Swissworld: Swiss literature

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Get immersed in the world of Swiss literature, from Heidi to Benjamin Constant.

History of Switzerland

Switzerland facts: A brief history

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A brief introduction to Swiss history.

Books about Switzerland

Rick Steves: Switzerland's stories – the key to Swiss culture

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Interested in learning about Swiss culture? From Swiss history to comedy, books and films about Switzerland are a great way to learn about Swiss culture.



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