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Apr
13
Walk with us along Bern's Aare river

Walk with us along Bern's Aare river

If you can only get out outside at the moment to go shopping or for some fresh air, you might
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Mar
24
Five ways to perfect your Swiss knowledge while staying at home

Five ways to perfect your Swiss knowledge while staying at home

The coronavirus might have stopped you from getting out and exploring Switzerland, but you can still learn plenty about Swiss
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Mar
10
When to shake hands in Switzerland

When to shake hands in Switzerland

Shaking hands in Switzerland is common: children learn it at school and it seems to be a regular feature of
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Feb
25
Should you join an English-speaking club in Switzerland?

Should you join an English-speaking club in Switzerland?

Joining a club in Switzerland is a simple way to make new friends and connections. There are several English-speaking clubs
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Feb
11
Unspoken Swiss rules

Unspoken Swiss rules

We love to hear from you! Chat with us on Twitter @jofahy or @simonzryd. It can feel like there are
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Oct
08
How to hike to the top of a Swiss mountain

How to hike to the top of a Swiss mountain

We love to hear from you! Chat with us on Twitter @jofahy or @simonzryd. Hiking in Switzerland is a favourite
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Sep
17
This is what it sounds like in Switzerland's capital, Bern

This is what it sounds like in Switzerland's capital, Bern

Come on a walk through one of Bern's picturesque neighbourhoods, Kirchenfeld, and listen in to what the Swiss capital sounds
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Sep
03
Swiss German sayings: what they mean (and how to say them!)

Swiss German sayings: what they mean (and how to say them!)

"There's enough hay down there now" to "even his chopping block will calve": these are just a few everyday sayings
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Aug
20
The Swiss and Chips guide to dating in Switzerland

The Swiss and Chips guide to dating in Switzerland

Is dating in Switzerland any different to anywhere else in the world? The Swiss have a reputation for being difficult
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Jul
23
Get a holiday vibe without leaving Switzerland

Get a holiday vibe without leaving Switzerland

With the temperatures heating up again this week, it’s the perfect time to enjoy Switzerland and get to know
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