Posts tagged ‘Britain’

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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What’s with the names the wrong way round?

By Ben When I’m in Switzerland I’ve noticed that sometimes people hand me business cards with their name back to front, ie West Ben rather than…

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How come Switzerland’s so safe?

By Ben The average Brit is proud of our strict anti-gun laws, the fact that our police patrol unarmed, and other than farmers, very few people…

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Promoting empty seats in aeroplanes is crazy – but funny…

By Ben I’m on the early morning flight from London to Zurich, looking at the February 2015 edition of the Swiss inflight magazine. In the magazine…

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Recycling in Switzerland is so 1980s

By Ben When I’m in Zurich, one of my pastimes is doing the walk of shame to the recycling point, the bunch of recycling bins for…

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