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Surrounded by green hills, Lausanne has a picturesque landscape. As a dynamic city, its attracts foreign professionals and students in large numbers thanks to its diverse economy and its two prestigious universities.

By choosing to live in Lausanne, you will discover its magnificent Gothic architecture along the shores of Lake Geneva. You will also enjoy fine restaurants, chic bars, as well as upscale boutiques.

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Switzerland has various means of transport: airplanes, buses, trains, trams, boats, etc, which are easily accessible in most regions.

Foreign nationals wishing to work in Switzerland have to apply for a work permit or residence permit from the federal government.

Ice hockey is the Swiss national sport. But several other sports including athletics, gymnastics, swimming, tennis, are also very popular.

Zurich city has a prosperous economy and a dynamic labor market which is very open to expatriates. You will not have trouble finding a job there.

Discover Switzerland's rich natural, historical and cultural heritage during your leisure time by visiting its national and amusement parks, museu

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3 years ago

Switzerland through the eyes of two architects living in and loving it. Finding new landscapes, buildings, restaurants and other cool places!!

The Fondue Files

4 years ago

One girl's intrepid ERASMUS odyssey into the land of cuckoo clocks and cleanliness...

Adventures in Switzerland

6 years ago

The story of my new life in Switzerland since leaving England to live with my Swiss wife, including raising our young daughter in a bilingual environment.


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