Posts by Ben

Switzerland is a sharing culture

Sharing is pretty ingrained in Switzerland By Ben There seems rather more of a culture of sharing things in Switzerland than in Britain. I first noticed…

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I just can’t believe how trusting the Swiss are

The Swiss seem to act like there are no thieves about By Ben I’ve been extremely surprised before at how relaxed the Swiss are over their…

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Tea time in Switzerland

Tea at two and apero at four – how peculiar By Ben The other day we invited friends over at 4.30 pm on a weekend afternoon in…

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Hidden in the depths of the Zurich woods is a gorgeous little tea hut

By Ben It never ceases to amaze me how it takes just minutes to get from Zurich’s bustling city centre to a rural wilderness. One such…

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Think London cyclists are crazy? Then you haven’t seen Zurich ones

By Ben Many Londoners moan about cyclists, how that so many of them weave around the pavements, jump red traffic lights and generally ignore a number…

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