Show: Swiss Up!

by Dario Brander
  • Weekdays at 8.40am and repeated weekdays at 6.40am

Taking you beyond cheese and chocolate. 

From the Swiss guards protecting the Pope, nuclear bunkers and secret societies to mythological creatures living in the Alps, Dario takes you on a journey to uncover Switzerland one mystery at a time. 

Tune in to Dario live on the Breakfast Show every weekday morning at 08:40am with Mark Butcher & Katt Cullen as he reveals more Swiss treats for us. 

If there's an aspect of Swiss life that you'd like Dario to look into, email us at studio@worldradio.ch


Follow WRS on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.


Archive

Swiss Up! - Women's Strike

Swiss Up! - Women's Strike

Swiss Up!

Today (Friday 14th June) women are striking across the country in protest of the wage gap between men and women in Switzerland. This is not the first strike nor (sadly) will it be the last - find o...

Read more
Swiss Up! - Art Basel

Swiss Up! - Art Basel

Swiss Up!

It's beginnings are humble, but Art Basel is now an annual event attracting art galleries from all over the globe. Yet not everyone is excited about this. Find out why on today's episode.

Read more
Swiss Up! - The History of Carouge

Swiss Up! - The History of Carouge

Swiss Up!

(function(t,e,s,o){var n,a,c;t.SMCX=t.SMCX||[],e.getElementById(o)||(n=e.getElementsByTagName(s),a=n[n.length-1],c=e.createElement(s),c.type="text/javascript",c.async=!0,c.id=o,c.src=["https:"===...

Read more
Swiss Up! - Tilo Frey

Swiss Up! - Tilo Frey

Swiss Up!

Not only was she the first MP in Switzerland of African descent, but she was also one of the first 10 women elected to Swiss parliament. So she is important in the progression of Switzerland and ev...

Read more
Swiss Up! - Dinosaur Fossils

Swiss Up! - Dinosaur Fossils

Swiss Up!

Dinosaur fossils have been found all over Switzerland, but are particularly concetrated in some areas. On today's episodes we discuss why Frick has a high densitiy of dinosaur fossils and where...

Read more
Swiss Up! - Mount Pilatus

Swiss Up! - Mount Pilatus

Swiss Up!

In the Lucerne region, a mountain stands from which people were once forbidden to climb, as superstition led to fear. Originating from a legend surrounding the death of Pontius Pilate, Dario discus...

Read more

More

Search