The village of Schwyz, with a population of about 14,00, is the capital of the Schwyz Canton in Switzerland.
The word Schwyz is first used in 972, and it is as the village Suittes. It might be related to the old Germa ...
Upper Austria’s largest zoo, covering an area of some 120,000 sq m (30 acres), is based at Schmiding, 7 km (4 miles) north of Wels. This modern zoo, with giraffes, monkeys, crocodiles, exotic birds and 1,500 other animal species, is famous for it ...