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Five early colour photos from 1914 show just how colourful the Zurich spring festival was even 100 years ago.
Every era has its mass media. The peep box in the 18th century marked the start of the development of modern visual media.
How did the modern mini-scooter come to be in its present form? It all began in 1817 with a cumbersome wooden vehicle for bumpy Sunday journeys.
Smuggling on Switzerland’s southern border increased rapidly during the Second World War. People now began being smuggled over the border too.
Smugglers operated between Ticino and Italy using dogs and submarines. The fascinating tales of smuggling from southern Switzerland.