EU referendum
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May 2, 2016, No comments

Over 41,000 Brits live in Switzerland and many of them can vote.

Victorian in Bern
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April 19, 2016, No comments

Funny money and rickety trains, annoying beggars and dodgy hoteliers. It doesn’t exactly sound like Switzerland but it is.

Mit 80 Karten
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March 24, 2016, 1 Comment

It’s official! Mit 80 Karten durch die Schweiz is one of the most beautiful books in Switzerland.

IMG_3795
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February 11, 2016, 74 Comments

The black sheep is back, and it’s still a sad sight to see.

St Ursanne
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May 11, 2015, 4 Comments

Cobbled streets and fairytale castles, decorated fountains and frescoed houses.

Globi
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March 11, 2015, 11 Comments

Rivella and Röstigraben, Globi and 1291. All of them instantly recognisable.

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Recent posts

EU referendum

Brits in Switzerland can also vote on Brexit

May 2, 2016, No comments

Over 41,000 Brits live in Switzerland and many of them can vote.

Victorian in Bern

How the Victorian tourists saw Switzerland

April 19, 2016, No comments

Funny money and rickety trains, annoying beggars and dodgy hoteliers. It doesn’t exactly sound like Switzerland but it is.

Mit 80 Karten

The most beautiful books in Switzerland

March 24, 2016, 1 Comment

It’s official! Mit 80 Karten durch die Schweiz is one of the most beautiful books in Switzerland.

IMG_3795

The dark side of Switzerland

February 11, 2016, 74 Comments

The black sheep is back, and it’s still a sad sight to see.

Cantonal tree Berne IN

Seeking Swissness in America

January 19, 2016, 3 Comments

Look a little bit carefully, and Swissness is surprisingly easy to find in the United States.

Christmas 2015

Happy Christmas from Switzerland!

December 23, 2015, No comments

It’s that time of year again, even if the weather doesn’t realise it yet.

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  • Rennie
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  • Jungfraubahn
  • Tips
  • bin bags
  • Courtesy of Rega
  • red shoes on display
  • Carnival princess
  • Grandhotel Giessbach
  • Four eggs
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