Kapellbrucke Chapel Bridge Lucerne Switzerland

Fitting in with the Swiss

10 unspoken rules for fitting in with the Swiss. 

A few tips on do’s and don’t in Switzerland.


  • Say hello – liberally
  • Shake hands
  • Be punctual
  • Remember names
  • Make eye contact
  • Carry slippers
  • Respect Sundays


  • Open the gifts
  • Be spontaneous
  • Mention money

Hyperlink: https://www.thelocal.ch/20160524/10-unspoken-rules-for-fitting-in-with-the-swiss