McDonald's in Lugano, Switzerland, accepts bitcoins. 

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McDonald's in Lugano, Switzerland, accepts bitcoins. 

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Bitcoin Magazine released a video showing how to order food and pay with cryptocurrency through mobile app. 

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Tether's logo appears throughout the video. This isn't surprising given that local officials plan to make Bitcoin, Tether, and LVGA legal tender this year. 

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In March, Lugano signed an MOU with Tether Operations Limited, launching "Plan B." 

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As part of this plan, the company has established two funds: a $106 million investment pool for cryptocurrency startups and a $3 million fund to encourage shops to accept crypto payments.

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Lugano residents can pay taxes, parking tickets, utilities, training, etc. with cryptocurrencies under this project.

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Over 200 shops and businesses in the region will accept crypto payments. 

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