Follow the foreign policy of neutral Switzerland, dating back to 1515. Is one of the richest countries in the world. And I've got one of its cities are Zurich, which is the largest city until 2008, the best city to live in the world for eight years in a row
Switzerland is located in South Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the north, France to the west, Italy to the south, Austria and Liechtenstein to the east, and occupy their land part of the Alps and the Jura mountains, and its importance in the middle of the continent of Europe, where the corridors of the Alps linking many European countries
Switzerland is a secular in nature and does not have an official state religion, but its Constitution,the federal is still kicking off with the words "in the name of God." And religion common in theChristian both sects Protestant and Catholic, but the majority in Switzerland are Catholic 41.8%, and Protestants, 35.3%, and the proportion of 11.1% to Atdan doctrine certain. For followers of Islam constitutes 4.3% of the population (mostly Cosofen, Bosnians, Turks ).
Switzerland, a developed country, and one of the world's richest countries by income per capita as per capita income of gross domestic product (GDP) to U.S. $ 67.384. The Zurich and Geneva ranked the consecutive second and third in the highest level of life in the cities of the world
The famous Swiss dairy products, and for export large quantities, and LVL agriculture needs of the population, and forests cover large areas in the Swiss territory, but the country's poor mineral resources, as well as put in energy materials, but it is rich in strong electric generated by waterfalls, and is famous for industries minute Kasaat , precision machinery, medical instruments, chemicals and electrical appliances. Is the pillar industry of national income the Swiss Tourism is an important source of income in Switzerland. As well as trading in securities in the world
Swiss tourism sector grew in the nineteenth century. But the Swiss picturesque scenes had been attracted since the seventeenth century - through books and the arts - a group of intellectuals and foreign celebrities.
Swiss tourism sector has flourished with its inception during the summer. In the winter months, heavy snow was an obstacle to the arrival of visitors.
With the advent of winter sports activities in the late nineteenth century, especially in Britain, turned the winter holidays into fashion. And today is a "weak tourist season" refers only to a few weeks in spring and autumn.
Switzerland available today on the other summer resorts and winter, and many of the resorts that can be a recreation in both seasons. The period between winter and summer, filling the tourism luxury resorts and tourism conferences.
It blends the comfort of those holidays, sports, fitness and beauty care in one hotel or group of institutions.
It is the most popular tourist activities in the Swiss recent trips short
And adopt those flights are often the means of rail transport in mountain areas and boat lakes. As a lot of demand for mountain restaurants, at the expense of the traditional hotel industry.
No region in Switzerland is not looking to exercise a kind of tourist activities. Include the core disciplines of the tourism sector mountain resorts that offer climbing during the summer and skiing in the winter. The resort, located on the banks of lakes, many of which suggests water sports.
It is a lot of resorts in the Swiss cities themselves, where they are available to many rural areas, especially in the mountains of Jura, also suggests a variety of tourist activities.
Promotion of tourism to the task assumed by Switzerland Tourism Swiss Foundation has received support by private foundations and public authorities.
Switzerland now faces competition from other destinations, while still in State expenditure on tourism to promote the country's relatively modest.
In recent years, headed the Swiss Institute of Tourism to promote national tourism destinations in emerging markets such as India, China and Russia, where the increasingly affluent population