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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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Jul
09
Hit the road: driving in Switzerland

Hit the road: driving in Switzerland

Do you need a car in Switzerland? And what other options are there apart from buying one? We asked what
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Jun
25
Your questions about Switzerland: answered!

Your questions about Switzerland: answered!

There’s been lots of questions in our facebook group, Switzerland for English speakers, over the past couple of weeks,
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Jun
11
Taking to the classroom to learn Swiss German

Taking to the classroom to learn Swiss German

Many say it can't be done, but some of us will still try! Jo has been attending a Swiss German
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May
21
Do you need to know Swiss German to move to Switzerland?

Do you need to know Swiss German to move to Switzerland?

Moving to a country where you don't speak the language can be a 'chicken and egg' situation: which one comes
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