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Swiss chocolate factories: 7 places you need to know about

The Swiss like to think they make the best chocolate in the world. Bold statement, I know. But I don’t think it’s too far fetched. After all, who doesn’t love a good handful of Lindor chocolates or a couple of Toblerone triangles? Right. Nobody. And while certain other chocolate nations, like for instance the Belgians, might strongly disagree here, […]

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The 5 best scenic train rides in Switzerland

The Swiss are big on trains. I mean, Sheldon Cooper big. Let me explain that. Switzerland only measures 220 by 348 kilometres, which results in a very manageable landmass of roughly 41.000 square kilometres. That’s only half the size of Lake Superior in the US/Canada. Or 2.5 times the size of Beijing. Like I said, pretty manageable.  Yet, if you sum […]

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