Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. While still named the “Swiss Confederation” for historical reasons, modern Switzerland is a federal directorial republic consisting of 26 cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities, called “federal city”. — Wikipedia

Winter sports in Switzerland

Winter Sports in Switzerland -

From The Times: December 18, 1920Alpine winters which begin with a heavy snowfall in October often redress the balance by rain at Christmas. This year a wonderful summer overstayed its welcome, and