Do Swiss soldiers really use the army knife?
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Do Swiss soldiers really use the army knife?

You may be wondering whether members of the military in Switzerland actually carry Swiss army knives and, if so, what do they use them for?

Living in Switzerland: An expert’s guide on how to behave and what to expect
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Living in Switzerland: An expert’s guide on how to behave and what to expect

Reader question: Does Switzerland celebrate Halloween?
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Reader question: Does Switzerland celebrate Halloween?

Throwing sausages and smoking children: Switzerland’s five weirdest festivals
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Throwing sausages and smoking children: Switzerland’s five weirdest festivals

Bizarre Swiss Christmas traditions #2: The Harley-riding Santas of Basel
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Bizarre Swiss Christmas traditions #2: The Harley-riding Santas of Basel

Bizarre Swiss Christmas traditions #3: Get drunk on cake, but don’t ‘make it vomit’
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Bizarre Swiss Christmas traditions #3: Get drunk on cake, but don’t ‘make it vomit’

Bizarre Swiss Christmas Traditions #4: Lake Lucerne’s Santa Chase
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Bizarre Swiss Christmas Traditions #4: Lake Lucerne’s Santa Chase

Bizarre Swiss Christmas Traditions #5: Edible gingerbread trees
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Bizarre Swiss Christmas Traditions #5: Edible gingerbread trees

Bizarre Swiss Christmas traditions: #6 Geneva’s ‘Coupe de Noël’
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Bizarre Swiss Christmas traditions: #6 Geneva’s ‘Coupe de Noël’

Sri Lankan keeps Swiss sledge tradition alive

Sri Lankan keeps Swiss sledge tradition alive