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Ten things Google says about Switzerland

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Ten things Google says about Switzerland
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What does the world wonder about Switzerland? You would need extensive polling to find out. But Google's autocomplete search function gives us a rough idea. Here, we list ten things that the search engine has to say about Switzerland.

Why is Switzerland so neutral? Why are the Swiss so boring? Why is Switzerland so safe?

No, these tired old stereotypes have not magically come true. They are just some of the questions bemused Googlers around the world have typed into the search engine in a quest to learn more about the Alpine country.

But do any of them have an ounce of truth?

Click here to view our gallery of ten things Google tells us about Switzerland


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