With 380000 inhabitants Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. It lies in the German speaking part of the country on the northern end of the lake of Zrich in the north of Switzerland. Zurich is the most important economic and cultural centre of Switzerland. It is considered as one of the cities with the world's highest living standard and highest cost of living. Zurich dates back to Roman times, became a city in the early middle ages and later joined the Swiss confederation in the 14th century. Ulrich Zwingli started the Swiss reformation at the beginning of the 16th century while preaching at the Grossmnster. The largest economic sector of Zurich is that of the financial services. The airport of Zurich is the most important airport of Switzerland.

Downtown Zurich photo gallery  - 23 pictures of Downtown Zurich
Waterfront photo gallery  - 22 pictures of Waterfront
Zurich by night photo gallery  - 22 pictures of Zurich by night
Zurich airport photo gallery  - 6 pictures of Zurich airport
23 photos of downtown Zurich, an area on both sides of the Limmat river with many historical buildings and interesting sights
22 photos of the waterfronts of Zurich, on the Limmat river and the lake of Zurich
22 photos of Zurich by night
6 photos of the airport of Zurich, Switzerland's largest international flight gateway
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