What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear about Switzerland? Chocolate … watches … banks … football? The highest standard of living? The most beautiful mountain resorts and the most peaceful country? To know about its financial capital can only speak in superlatives. Therefore if you want to enjoy a vacation in one of the most civilized countries in the world, Switzerland is the place to go. In Zurich you will find a lot of amazing places to visit that will enchant you and you will definitely come home with a different perspective on life.

Important financial and banking center for locals, Zurich reveals the tourists a different face: works of art, monuments and buildings of a witness eventful history, bustling nightlife, shopping and a great kitchen

What to do when you’re tired of sinister news on TV and want to take a break from images of poverty, wars and disasters? You’re going to visit the place where lives the best in Europe – in Zurich, the symbol of Switzerland.

There are plenty of things to say about what to visit in Zurich, but we just picked only a few of them.

The Station – a monument

In 1884, when it was inaugurated, has sparked a resounding enthusiasm. Now impresses with its imposing architecture. But the appearance is not only its strong point. It is located right downtown and you can get here in just 15 minutes to the Zurich Lake. There are a many-time sights near the station, no longer need any other vehicle. Museum of History, where also it was in a building with a history of more than a century – houses treasures of art and history of Switzerland. Everything starts from the station and most important shopping street in Zurich – Bahnhofstrasse, Station Street. Throughout its way you find all the shops you can that you imagine, with prices as for Swiss pockets. There’s a cafe from place to place, to rest your feet and you evaluate the content of your bags.

Museums, churches, libraries … definitely “what to visit in Zurich”

Zurich is said to be the most important cultural city in Europe so “places to visit in Zurich” includes a lot. Since the airport or train station, you can find tourist information office where you can get your proxy free city map and guide of all sights – of not missing the 36 locations of art and culture, only 17 of them art museums! You have to be very selective because a ticket to a museum cost about 20 Euros. If you want to combine utility with pleasure, look for restaurants such as the Rämistrasse Kronehalle at number 4. Besides the fact that they won their prizes heavy special cocktails, there are exposed original paintings by Picasso, Miro, Chagall and Matthias. All Chagall, and windows of Giacometti sculptures, frescoes and wonderful arches you find in Grossmünster cathedral, that you get after you cross the beautiful bridge over the River Limmat. These are but a few of the many places to visit in Zurich. If you actually get here, make sure that you explore everything that this amazing cultural capital has to offer.

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