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Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation is a landlocked country in . It has borders with to the west, to the south, and to the east and to the north.

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is the largest city in , with a population of some 400,000 in the city proper and 1.3 million in the agglomeration area.
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One of Switzerland's underrated tourist destinations, has a beautiful medieval old town centre, a fascinating carnival, and several world class art museums built by architects like Renzo Piano, Mario Botta and Herzog & De Meuron.
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, 's second-most populous city and the largest French-speaking city …
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comprises most of the French part of with the exception of the .
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The is exactly that: a long, narrow, L-shaped valley in the .
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is a region in . It encompasses the metropolitan area around Switzerland's biggest city .
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is a region in Switzerland.
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, sometimes also called Grisons, is a region and canton of .
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The southern end of canton Berne includes some of the tallest and most famous peaks in including the Jungfrau and the Eiger.
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The central, flatter part of the canton of Berne is marketed as the Swiss Mittelland by the Swiss tourism office.
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The five cantons of Uri, Schwyz, Nidwalden, Obwalden and Lucerne surrounding the Vierwaldstattersee are the original birthplace of the Swiss Confederation and the origin of the legend of William Tell.
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is an Italian-speaking region in .
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is a region in . It spans the cantons of Schaffhausen, Thurgau, St.
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Switzerland

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  7,580,000
  • Latitude of center:  46° 57' (46.95°) north
  • Longitude of center:  8° 12' (8.2°) east
  • Elevation:  931 meters (3,054 feet)
  • Capital:  Bern
  • Area:  41,290 km² (15,942 miles²)
  • Languages:  German, French, Italian, Romansh
  • Currency:  Franc (CHF)
  • Phone code:  41
  • Internet domain:  .ch
  • Neighbors:  , , , ,
  • Wikidata:  Switzerland
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Switzerland

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