Switzerland is a popular travel destination – not only because of its delicious varieties of cheese and chocolate. The country also offers incredible landscapes with numerous mountains and lakes. Since more than half of Switzerland is made up of mountains – the Alps – travelers looking for some action will definitely get their money's worth here. And the renowned ski resorts Sankt Moritz, Davos and the Matterhorn are perfect for mountain climbing and hiking trips in summer as well.
Besides, you can find Europe’s highest train station at an altitude of 3,500 m on the Jungfraujoch, the so-called “Top of Europe”. Even if you’re afraid of heights you nevertheless shouldn’t miss Switzerland! The country in the heart of Europe is also very attractive for city travelers despite its compact size. For instance, Geneva offers international flair just next to the Alps which you best experience while walking along the Lake Geneva. The capital, Bern, has numerous medieval buildings and also the famous bear pit, a heritage site in the middle of the city housing real-life bears. If you’re a culture lover, you should visit Basel, which is especially exciting during the internationally renowned arts fair “Art Basel”. You could also take a trip to Zurich, the city with the highest standard of living worldwide and see for yourself why the inhabitants of Zurich are among the happiest people in the world. Furthermore, foodies will love a trip to Switzerland, too. Swiss cheese is appreciated for its high quality by gourmets worldwide and you definitely need to try a real Swiss fondue or raclette. But don’t forget the other culinary specialties such as rösti, dried beef or the famous rübli cake. Switzerland combines great cultural diversity on a small space with its German, French and Italian parts and is an ideal travel destination all year round – a trip there is always worth it!
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