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.
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.
Geneva, Switzerland's second-most populous city and the largest French-speaking city in Switzerland, is one …
Zurich is a region in Switzerland. It encompasses the metropolitan area around Switzerland's biggest city Zurich.
Lausanne, the capital of the Swiss canton of Vaud, is a medium sized city which sits at the northernmost point of Lake Geneva.
The Valais is exactly that: a long, narrow, L-shaped valley which was cut by glaciers between two alpine mountain ranges.
Although Berne is the seat of most of the institutions of the Swiss confederation, this is only a small to medium sized city with a population of about 130,000 in the city proper and roughly 350,000 in the urban agglomeration.
Graubünden is a region in Switzerland. The capital is Chur. Graubünden is a mountainous canton, from maps one can see that it is dominated by the Engadin and Rhein valleys.
Davos is a winter and summer resort village located in the heart of the Graubünden in the east of Switzerland.
The southern end of canton Berne includes some of the tallest and most famous peaks in Switzerland including the Jungfrau and the Eiger.
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.
Ticino is an Italian-speaking region in Switzerland. It is in the south of the country bordering Valais, Uri, Graubunden and the north of Italy.
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.
Eastern Switzerland is a region in Switzerland. It spans the cantons of Schaffhausen, Thurgau, St.
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