How to: Living in Switzerland

How to: Living in Switzerland

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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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
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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Feb
25
Is it time to take a Swiss German course?

Is it time to take a Swiss German course?

Communication is key when it comes to fitting in and feeling at home in your adopted country, and being able
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Feb
12
Becoming Swiss, part one: 'Before it begins'

Becoming Swiss, part one: 'Before it begins'

Becoming a Swiss citizen is a long and somewhat complicated path with a few hurdles to overcome along the way.
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Jan
29
What do you say in Switzerland when...

What do you say in Switzerland when...

Do you know how to respond in Switzerland to avoid an intercultural mishap? Once you've started picking up the language
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Jan
15
How to learn to ski as a complete beginner

How to learn to ski as a complete beginner

If you're moving to Switzerland you might think that skiing will become a big part of your life: as a
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