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The Dubious Hausfrau: The pros and cons of Swiss life

The Dubious Hausfrau: The pros and cons of Swiss life Swiss life is not all perfect but if you turn the stumbling blocks...

Xenophobe's® Guides: How others see the Swiss

Xenophobe's® Guides: How others see the Swiss The Swiss care passionately how other nations see them – as much...

Being Multilingual: The effects of multilingualism

Being Multilingual: The effects of multilingualism Multiliguists have historically been defined against a monolinguistic...

Becoming Madame: Realities of an expat life

Becoming Madame: Realities of an expat life What's expat life really like after the initial sparkle fades...

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35 facts about Switzerland

35 facts about Switzerland Moving to Switzerland? Here are some interesting facts to prepare...

Swissworld: Chocolate - Switzerland's most famous expat

Swissworld: Chocolate - Switzerland's most famous expat You may eat Swiss chocolate regularly - but how much do you know...

Dating across cultures

Dating across cultures If you're living and dating abroad, "Get out of your comfort...

Manage culture shock in three easy steps

Manage culture shock in three easy steps Margarita Gokun Silver, founder of coaching firm Global Coach...

EXPATICA RECOMMENDS

Work in Switzerland: Swiss work permits

Work in Switzerland: Swiss work permits

Living in Switzerland: The main Swiss cities

Living in Switzerland: The main Swiss cities

Buying a Swiss property

Buying a Swiss property

Moving to Switzerland
Getting connected: Utilities, phone, internet, and television in Switzerland
Getting connected: Utilities, phone, internet, and television...

If you're living in Switzerland, here's a guide to setting up...

Visas & Permits
Moving to Switzerland: Swiss visas and permits
Moving to Switzerland: Swiss visas and permits

If you're moving to Switzerland, find out if you need a Swiss...

Working in Switzerland
Work in Switzerland: Finding jobs in Switzerland
Work in Switzerland: Finding jobs in Switzerland

How to find work in Switzerland, with information on the Swiss...

Finance
An expat's guide to Swiss taxes
An expat's guide to Swiss taxes

If you're an expat living and working in Switzerland, this guide...

Housing
Renting a Swiss property
Renting a Swiss property

Competition to rent Swiss houses is fierce, and it can be hard...

Healthcare
The Swiss healthcare system
The Swiss healthcare system

A guide to accessing the Swiss healthcare system: health insurance,...

Education
Study in Switzerland: Universities in Switzerland
Study in Switzerland: Universities in Switzerland

A basic guide to the Swiss university system, application process,...

Family Essentials
Getting married in Switzerland
Getting married in Switzerland

If you're planning on getting married in Switzerland, this guide...

About Switzerland
Top 10 Swiss foods – with recipes
Top 10 Swiss foods – with recipes

Swiss food is influenced by French, German and Italian cuisine,...

Insider Views
The Dubious Hausfrau: The pros and cons of Swiss life
The Dubious Hausfrau: The pros and cons of Swiss life

Swiss life is not all perfect but if you turn the stumbling blocks...

Out & About
Top 10 places to visit in Switzerland
Top 10 places to visit in Switzerland

Whether you're planning to live in Switzerland or just visiting,...

Currency
3 exchange rate moving developments to watch out for this week – UK inflation report, FOMC policy announcement, Greek developments
3 exchange rate moving developments to watch out for this week...

Last week, a comparative lack of influential data for the UK,...

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