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Articles on Switzerland
Language Courses in Switzerland
Recommended Reading on Switzerland
Travel Information for Switzerland
Expatriate Websites and Resources

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
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

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 Expatriate Websites and 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.

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

Numbeo: Cost of Living in Switzerland is a fine crowdsourced site that provides much aggregate and itemized information about the cost of living in the country, the main cities, and bigger towns which should help prepare you for the transition.

InterNations – Your Expat Community in Switzerland provides essential information with an option for paid registration with the Swiss expat community. Membership allows you access to even more shared opportunities about living in the country.

Justlanded: Switzerland provides resources and background for living in Switzerland.

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 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.

Lonely Planet Switzerland 10 (Travel Guide)

Frommer's Switzerland

DK Eyewitness Switzerland Travel Guide

Living and Working in Switzerland: A Survival Handbook

Doing Business And Investing in Switzerland

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 Travel Information for Switzerland is the website of the Swiss National Tourist Office.

Lonely Planet: Switzerland Travel Guide is an award-winning site that offers helpful travel advice and information.

Rough Guides: Travel Guide Switzerland offers travel advice and information for most countries.


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