# Switzerland Today


Riding Switzerland's first driverless bus

The "SmartShuttle" is Switzerland's first driverless bus. It's running on an experimental basis through the narrow streets of the old town of Sion, the capital of the Valais. I took a ride on Wednesday.

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Romandie's private schools

Superschools and superprices

Biking in the Alps

Switzerland rates four of the top ten

Coffee capsules

What else? Whatever

Lausanne vivarium

Saved from closure

News: This section covers events tourists and other travellers might want to know.

Events: These are arranged by date in the current month.

Eating out: A non-comprehensive listing of good places to eat, particularly outside the main towns.

Eating in: Guides to food, wine and recipes I like.

Excursions: Various trips to places right now.

Places: Brief coverage of non-news info on Switzerland, such as museums.

Tips: Notes and links to useful information about Switzerland.

Articles: older pieces

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