Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It has borders with France to the west, Italy to the south, Austria and Liechtenstein to the east and Germany to the north.
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Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland, with a population of some 400,000 in the city proper and 1.2 million in the agglomeration area.
Lake Geneva, known in French as Lac Léman, is one of the largest lakes in western Europe.
One of Switzerland's underrated tourist destinations, Basel has a beautiful medieval old town center, a fascinating Carnival, and several world class art museums built by architects like Renzo Piano, Mario Botta and Herzog & De Meuron.
Basel and Aargau are regions in Switzerland. Dornach - Goetheanum - Center of Antroposphische Gesellschaft by Rudolf Steiner Augusta Raurica - an Ancient Roman town - Museum and Archeological Site.
Geneva, Switzerland's second-most populous city and the largest French-speaking city …
Zurich is a region in Switzerland. Zurich Hauptbahnhof is an international train station with trains arriving from France, Italy, Austria, Germany, and beyond.
Lausanne, the capital of the Swiss canton of Vaud, is a medium sized city which sits at the northernmost point of Lake Geneva.
Graubünden is a region in Switzerland. The capital is Chur.
Berne, the de-facto capital of Switzerland, is a small to medium sized city with a population of about 130,000 in the city proper and roughly 350,000 in the agglomeration area.
The southern end of canton Berne includes some of the tallest and most famous peaks in Switzerland including the Jungfrau and the Eiger.
Davos is a winter and summer resort village located in the heart of the Graubünden in the east of Switzerland.
The Valais is exactly that: a long, narrow, L-shaped valley which was cut by glaciers between two alpine mountain ranges.
Lucerne is a beautiful small city in the heartland of Switzerland, across the lake from Altdorf, where legend has it William Tell shot an apple off of his son's head.
The central, flatter part of the canton of Berne is marketed as the Swiss Mittelland by the Swiss tourism office.
Zermatt is a car-free village in the upper Valais, one of the alpine cantons of Switzerland.
The five cantons of Uri, Schwyz, Nidwalden, Obwalden and Lucerne surrounding the Viervaldstattersee are the original birthplace of the Swiss Confederation and the origin of the legend of William Tell.
Mostly known for its world-famous two week long Jazz Festival, Montreux is well worth a wander through, if only to get to the scenic Château de Chillon or to get to the hiker's paradise of Hauts de Montreux.
Interlaken is a small city in the Bernese Highlands region of central Switzerland.
Ticino is an Italian-speaking region in Switzerland.
The Jura mountains cut through five Swiss cantons: Vaud, Neuchatel, Fribourg, Bern, and Jura.
Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home. - Matsuo Basho
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