Margaret Seo

Switzerland

Your Flight to Switzerland!

Haven't decided on a place to celebrate winter yet? Look no further. If you're one of those people with adventure in their minds, come to Switzerland to ski, snowboard, and ride a train up the mountain for spectacular views, Switzerland is just right for you. Swiss cheese will melt on your tongue along with various types of fresh breads and coffee. Visiting Swiss's mountain is a must. You will see and experience the mountaintops like never before. Tour the museums and ancient history and visit the Swiss National Park and Aesch Castle and Castellla Castle. When you are visiting Switzerland, make sure you buy a Swiss watch or some magnets since Swiss's people make watches that are the most luxurious and prettiest in the world. Of course, Swiss people like to cycle and play soccer. When you decide to go on a vacation, be sure that Switzerland is on your list!!!

Interesting Facts about Switzerland

Switzerland's government is a federal government or a government with strong central powers. Switzerland is divided into 26 cantons which is a political or administrative subdivision of a country. Swiss's currency is franc which is equal to about $1.08 of a US dollar. Swiss people speak German, French, Romansch, and Italian although German is the dominant language of all four. Some German phrases you may need to know might be: Guten Tag (Hello!), Wie geht es dir (How are you?), Ich bin aus Amerika (I am from America), and Wo ist die Toilette (Where is the bathroom?).

Citation

Swiss Skiing:

Swiss Skiing. 2009. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 27 Jan 2013.


Gruyere Cheese:

Gruyere Cheese. 2008. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 27 Jan 2013


Sausage Booth:

Sausage Booth. 2007. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 27 Jan 2013.


"Switzerland." The World Factbook 2009. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2009. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html


"Switzerland." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 26 Jan 2013