You will find very little to complain about in Switzerland… picture-perfect castles, villages, hot chocolate in a chalet strewn with geranium boxes, red mountain train rides between mountains… it really has it all! Linguistic dexterity, cultural diversity, mountain vistas, heavenly chocolate, and natural landscapes so extrodinarily magnificent – even the gods get goosebumps! Go on… go there!
Best time to visit: All year… its that good!
Top things to see:
- The matterhorn,
- Europe’s largest glacier – the Aletsch,
- The medival village of Gruyeres.
Top things to do:
- Dance until dawn in Zurich,
- Admire architecture,
- Ski in Zermatt,
- Hike through pastures filled with cows and the melodious chick of bells!
Local cuisine: Rosti (crispy, fried shredded potatoes) and wurste (sausages).
Best known for: Matterhorn, Heidi, Yodelling, efficiency, chocolate, swiss army knives!