Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation is located in the western and central European part of European Union. Neighboring countries of Switzerland are Germany on the north side, France on the west side, Italy towards the southern direction and Austria & Liechtenstein on the eastern zone. It is a federal parliamentary republic country consisting of 26 cantons with Bern as federal city or de facto capital city of the country.
Switzerland is a non coastal country surrounded by Alps, Swiss Plateau and the Jura with 8 million populations. Zurich and Geneva are the largest and the most popular cities of the country. Zurich & Geneva’s city life stands second and eighth highest rank in the world to live quality life.
Switzerland’s per capita gross domestic products along with highest capital per adult bring the country as one of the richest countries of the world. It stands as nineteenth largest economy by nominal GDP of the world and thirty sixth largest by purchasing power equivalence. It is the fifteenth largest exporter and seventeenth largest importer of goods.
Skiing, snowboarding and mountaineering sports are best suited sports in such climate of the country. Football, motorsports, motorcycle race and wrestling are most popular sports of the country.