In the spotlight

I was an expat wife: The 7 habits of highly effective expats

I was an expat wife: The 7 habits of highly effective expats

Maria Foley takes a look at effective habits that make expats...
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...

Editor's choice

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...

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

A guide to the Swiss visa system

A guide to the Swiss visa system

Here is our overview of Swiss immigration, from applying for...

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

A guide to Swiss taxes

A guide to Swiss taxes

A comprehensive guide to how the Swiss tax system works for (foreign)...

Housing

Renting a Swiss property

Renting a Swiss property

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

Healthcare

Healthcare in Switzerland

Healthcare in Switzerland

Information about 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 are planning to get married in Switzerland, here's a 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

Being Multilingual: Multilingual rudeness

Being Multilingual: Multilingual rudeness

Linguist Madalena Cruz-Ferreira discusses how attempts at 'multilingual...

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,...

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