Switzerland can be named the land of inventions. Amongst the Swiss inventions are the Swiss Army Knife, the cellophane and the milk chocolate. It has been ranked in the past as the best country to live in as people’s life expectancy is the second longest one in the world.
It is interesting to know that when it comes to transportation, the Swiss trains can take you almost anywhere. Apart from France’s occupation during the time of Napoleon, Switzerland has been an independent country since 1499. Visually pleasant, the country is famous for its mountain chains and winter sports activities.