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When old and new artists collide

Zurich’s Rietberg Museum has a renowned collection of non-European art. An exhibition called "guest appearances" has brought contemporary Swiss …

Secret Harry Potter theme park train unveiled

A Swiss cable car firm has been quietly working on a reproduction of the Hogwarts Express for the Harry Potter attraction at the Universal Studios …

Hubcaps and soapsuds

Swiss Car Event, the annual Swiss tuning community event, was held in June in the Geneva Palexpo exhibition halls, the same space that hosts the …

The discreet bunkers of the super-rich

The wealthy are increasingly investing in art and other treasures stashed in free ports which offer discretion, high security and tax benefits. …

Swiss get 'Happy' with Pharrell Williams

The singer Pharrell Williams talked to Swiss TV about the phenomenon while at the Montreux jazz festival.<p>It was his first appearance at the Swiss …

Basel Oceanarium

Basel Zoo is building a giant aquarium with four interconnected sections: polar coast, kelp forest, deep blue and mangroves and corals. If all goes …

Montreux Jazz Festival: the soundtrack to summer

Ella Fitzgerald, who performed at the 1969 Montreux Jazz Festival, would have welcomed this year's event - opened by three female singer-songwriters. …

The Interlaken of China

The Chinese imagine the Swiss as people who like watches, geraniums and bears and enjoy eating chocolate as well as travelling on steam trains. …

Barry the St Bernard: from farm dog to national hero

Why, 200 years after his death, is a stuffed Swiss dog still famous around the world? swissinfo.ch sniffs out the truth among the many myths …

How wild are you about zoos?

Come rain or shine, zoos – and their animal residents – are veritable magnets, pulling in millions of visitors all year round. Switzerland has 15 …