Bern is the de facto capital of Switzerland.
It was founded in 1191 and joined the Swiss Confederacy in 1415.
Mike and Alina visited Bern on Sept 4, 2010.
Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. It is located at the northwestern tip of Lake Zurich. Zurich was founded
by Romans around 15 BC and has been permanently settled for over 2000 years.
It is among the world's largest financial centres.
Mike and Alina visited Zurich on Sept 5, 2010.
Efim and Anna visited Zurich on Dec 25-26, 2009.