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Featured Articles on Living, Working, Studying, Traveling, and Volunteering in Switzerland
Living in Switzerland: The Reality is More Complex than the Image by Catherine Richards Golini
Living Abroad in Switzerland: Bus Stops by Gail Folkins
Working in Switzerland: Hospitality Schools Welcome Professionals by Sarah Muxlow-Jacquet
Teaching English in Switzerland: How to Move From Pipe Dream to Reality by Catherine Richards Golini
The Quick and Dirty Guide to Interning in Geneva by Britnae Purdy
Interning Abroad in Switzerland: An Experience at the United Nations by Mary Ware
Dining on Mountain Tops in Switzerland: The Apres-ski Ritual by Chelsea Frischknecht

 Expatriate Websites and Resources

American Citizens Abroad (ACA), Based in Geneva, Switzerland, ACA advocates the interests of US citizens living abroad. The website has downloadable information on voting, citizenship and census issues, plus links to various resources.

Expatica provides news, information, online resources as well as I am not a tourist Fairs in a large number of European countries, including Switzerland. This site also offers a platform to find a job and to get in contact with other expats. is an online community for expatriates, has a section on Switzerland, with classified ads, links, and a bulletin board.

The Xpat Xchange,, is a one-stop shop for English-speaking expats, full of advice, businesses, addresses.

 News and Media in Switzerland

Online Newspapers lists over 1000 links to online newspapers worldwide, including Switzerland.

SwissInfo provides a wealth of current news stories, culture, travel, weather, politics–all you need to know about Switzerland today.

 Recommended Reading on Switzerland

Switzerland Guidebook by Rick Steves

Why Switzerland? (3rd edition) by Jonathan Steinberg. Perceptive, and well-written for those who want to understand more about the country.

Culture Shock Switzerland

Lonely Planet Switzerland (Country Guide)

Frommer's Switzerland

Fodor's Switzerland

The Rough Guide to Switzerland

Switzerland Eyewitness Travel Guides

Insight Compact Guide Switzerland

Living and Working in Switzerland, Tenth Edition: A Survival Handbook

Ticking Along with the Swiss

Culture Smart! Switzerland: A Quick Guide to Customs & Etiquette

Doing Business And Investing in Switzerland

Adventuring in the Alps

 Travel Information for Switzerland

My,, is the website of the Swiss National Tourist Office.

Lonely Planet Switzerland offers a lot of useful travel advice and information for most countries, including Switzerland.

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