Wilhelm Tell from Switzerland

The most famous national hero of Switzerland is William Tell. He is known as a freedom fighter and bully murderer. According to the legend, William Tell was from central Switzerland and lived during the 1400s. […]

First class in Switzerland

For several hundred years, tourists have come to experience Switzerland and its impressive nature of the high alps, raging rivers, large lakes and waterfalls and various cities with their unique range of art and culture. […]

Religion in Switzerland

Switzerland is a multicultural country. It is a country with residents from essentially all over the world. Due to this diversity, there is a rich variation in religions in Switzerland which is reflected in the […]

Reformation in Switzerland

Just like in other European countries, the Reformation in Switzerland took place in the 16th century. This was the showdown against the Catholic Church, when the first reformists Ulrich Zwingli (1484-1531) from Zurich and subsequently […]