Ticino is an Italian-speaking canton located in the South of Switzerland. Its capital is Bellinzona and the largest city is Lugano.
This canton is a homeland of the Swiss cheese and chocolate makers. Lugano is the third largest financial center in Switzerland after Zurich and Geneva. Banking sector generates around 17% of Ticino’s GDP. The canton of Ticino borders with Italy and the cantons of Valais, Uri and Graubunden.
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Ticino is the fourth largest winegrowing canton in Switzerland. Vineyards from this Italian-speaking canton have been planting grapes since the days of the Roman Empire.
Swiss banks are internationally well-regarded for their reliability, attitude towards a client’s privacy, and assets. Learn more about Swiss banking system.
The White Turf is an international horse racing event held in the Canton of Graubünden, Switzerland. Since 1907, this event, which occurs every February, turns the frozen Lake St. Moritz into a huge spectacle on ice.