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24 posts, 02:15 today
Mail box name plates in Basel?
Thank you, guys! That is very helpful. Our name plates are dark letters engraved on silver. Is this possible to do at a cheaper option (like a shop) rather than the extortionate amount required by my landlord for his supplier?
Started by: JustRose · 11.Aug.2011 · Housing in general
1 post, 02:02 today
Bern, St Ursulas Church christmas market,…
Started by: Sbrinz · 22.Nov.2014 · Social events
9 posts, 00:49 today
Hello everyone!
Thanks for the links, I'll have a read. I think a bit more detail about my situation is due. My main reasons, actually above having a girlfriend that I plan to marry and have kids with, is that I love the country. I love the…
Started by: Kreeeee · 21.Nov.2014 · Introductions
2 posts, 00:39 today
Problem with exchanging driver's license…
Started by: ivan37 · 21.Nov.2014 · Transportation/driving
2 posts, 00:31 today
White truffle!
Started by: thewiz · 21.Nov.2014 · Food and drink
5 posts, 00:06 today
Trail running - Vaud - Lausanne - Montreux…
Started by: asiminoc · 2.May.2014 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
55 posts, 00:01 today
Carrying swiss army knife in pocket
Back in 2003, my tiny nail clipper with an even much tinier and totally blunt foldable nail file (total length 32 mm) got confiscated at Athens Airport. Reason: Those folks were afraid the US State Department might issue a travel warning…
Started by: giraffe_lion · 21.Nov.2014 · Daily life
47 posts, 23:58 yesterday
Swiss Army
I'm sure there won't be any problem as to his trip, because, as I wrote, there is wiggling room between those chunks. Sorry, wrong. I was a captain in the 1980s, and it still was common practice then. Of course it was avoided whenever…
Started by: Leolion · 20.Nov.2014 · Daily life
7 posts, 23:56 yesterday
Leaving switzerland to u.k.
Im having to do the same thing - im selling my car for a loss and i will have to eat the difference, there isnt anything really you can do about it, unless you know someone who is willing to take on the payments.
Started by: a.macarri · 21.Nov.2014 · Other/general
8 posts, 23:54 yesterday
Winter dizzy spells ?
No I haven't fell. I just get a very strong sensation that I definitely will. Doc said, I have vestibular neuritis, which seems to correlate with the symptom. I have no pain, or nausea. Just extreme dizziness/vertigo.
Started by: vribium · 21.Nov.2014 · Daily life
19 posts, 23:46 yesterday
Ski thing!
pfff...as a beginner you can even start in jeans! (ok, buy waterproof stuff, as sitting on your bum will drench you etc.) all the walking, unstrapping, falling over and climbing back on will make you sweat a lot! so buying some H&M/Tchibo…
Started by: stbrokenao · 11.Nov.2014 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
3 posts, 23:19 yesterday
WANTED: Moby (or other) Baby wrap
Started by: lkparsons · 20.Nov.2014 · Items wanted
8 posts, 23:16 yesterday
Potassium iodide 65 AApot tablets by post
My nearest one is Mühleberg ... if you wait for an explosion, it's already too late. A bit like asking a farmer if he wants to sell a field, or asking Beaufort to invent a wind scale. You heard it from there?
Started by: omsai · 21.Nov.2014 · Daily life
10 posts, 23:08 yesterday
Regarding Living cost in Lausanne
I think it's a really hard one to answer. It really depends on what kind of lifestyle you're used to / expecting. I asked a similar question here 6 month ago and had some pretty negative responses. For us we are living a very comfortable…
Started by: vishnuvpotty · 20.Nov.2014 · Employment
11 posts, 22:39 yesterday
Christmas trees (fake) - which ones are…
We got one of those fibre-optic jobbies - well a mini one (50cm), anyway, bought many years ago, back in the day of EPA. Used on a counter top in the kitchen - and every year it shreds quite a few fibre-optic strands.
Started by: glowjupiter · 17.Nov.2014 · Daily life
3 posts, 22:10 yesterday
Place to stay in Cham / Zug (without physically…
Started by: maxiii · 21.Nov.2014 · Property wanted
7 posts, 22:07 yesterday
I'm overwhelmed with pay-as-you-go choices…
i use Skype mostly, so i also have a payg, i use yallo it looks like you can also surf from month to month, i don't use this feature but it looks like you can start and stop it per month. they have another offer 39chf all inclusive…
Started by: dw1 · 21.Nov.2014 · TV/internet/telephone
9 posts, 22:02 yesterday
UK to Zurich, Which school, area to pick…
It all depends on your budget, most Swiss families have two children, so houses and appartments are built this way. So having four children and potentially a 5 bedroom house / appartment may be difficult / expensive to find.
Started by: hareemkhawer · 21.Nov.2014 · Housing in general
5 posts, 21:56 yesterday
Gym subscriptions refundable from health…
Started by: saiya-jin · 20.Nov.2014 · Insurance
43 posts, 21:54 yesterday
The best burger in Switzerland.
I just came back from a burger with friends at Korner. It's probably the second best burger I've had in Zürich. The meat is moist, perhaps a bit too moist. They have a bit of choice when it comes to hot sauces with a bottled hot sauce that…
Started by: Sebast · 10.Nov.2014 · Food and drink
64 posts, 21:44 yesterday
Don't shovel snow if you are over 55
Ack! I don't think shaming - or fear of shaming - is an effective tool for lasting weight loss, especially for "health" reasons. I'm pretty sure weight watchers isn't as successful as it's touted. It's a gigantic marketing scheme.
Started by: Markarina · 20.Nov.2014 · Daily life
1 post, 21:36 yesterday
Cancel health insurance before new premium…
Started by: tp_sale · 21.Nov.2014 · Insurance
15 posts, 21:29 yesterday
Wanted: Pressure cooker
No, I don't think that they have them in Fly. I have heard, though, that when you're using a pressure cooker, the noise of the steam being expelled sometimes sounds like Freddie Mercury and David Bowie.
Started by: ihtxam · 21.Nov.2014 · Items wanted
39 posts, 21:17 yesterday
Harassement by Intrum Justitia
Oh, that reminds me of a lovely Catch-22 situation that arose during this whole mess: at on point, Ricardo told me I could see proof that they had sent me the emails, by logging into my account and looking in the mailbox you mentioned.…
Started by: Michael A. Lowry · 18.Nov.2014 · Finance/banking/taxation
30 posts, 21:13 yesterday
If I leave Switzerland what happens to my…
i'm with CS, they give me a grace period to sort stuff out and then close it (remotely). alternatively if you want to keep an account here to stash your millions - PostFinance will happily take you no matter where you live
Started by: JennDH · 19.Oct.2010 · Leaving Switzerland
2 posts, 20:45 yesterday
Play date meet up for Kindergarten kids…
Started by: Daniela and Uli · 21.Nov.2014 · Family matters/health
38 posts, 20:37 yesterday
Migros Mobile: M-Budget New tariff offers
I've only had one issue with them...at the beginning when I tried to turn on 4G data on my iphone, I received a warning that this provider is not certified for 4G and that I will likely have problems. It took about a day...but then the LTE…
Started by: we_da_man · 10.Nov.2014 · TV/internet/telephone
3 posts, 20:35 yesterday
Scratched neighbors car, but...
Started by: checkov · 21.Nov.2014 · Insurance
71 posts, 20:14 yesterday
Pregnancy Questions in Interviews???
I didn't say it's the same. But if the objective is to actually get the job, rather than lecture the future employer about what is legal and what is not, you have to deal with this question in a grown-up, rational manner. Several…
Started by: hopeinajar · 17.Nov.2014 · Employment
40 posts, 20:14 yesterday
Healthy aging
It's not milk, it's milk in large quantities. There is a difference. Of course people should eat and drink what they enjoy - I do too. However, there's word: "Moderation". This seems to have slipped from people's minds…
Started by: Tom1234 · 31.Oct.2014 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
5 posts, 20:07 yesterday
AMI upgrade for Audi A6 (2010) MMI
Started by: checkov · 26.Oct.2014 · Transportation/driving
1 post, 19:53 yesterday
Looking for gym with childcare in the afternoon
Started by: akaijer · 21.Nov.2014 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
69 posts, 19:25 yesterday
Erdogan's 1,000 room palace
Turkey got the leader it wants (Will Nil groan that the BBC?). Shame that so many Turks have and will pay a hefty price for it. We have to realize that Western ideals of Liberalism & human rights are not (yet?) globably accepted.
Started by: Medea Fleecestealer · 5.Nov.2014 · International affairs/politics
6 posts, 19:11 yesterday
Tandem skiing - anyone done it?
Thank you. Good things for us to ask about. He definitely needs tethering of some sort - his appreciation of danger can be a little unique shall we say :p Wow - about your ski school - That's amazing. Alas I do not think we, nor…
Started by: ecb · 21.Nov.2014 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
12 posts, 19:10 yesterday
TCS breakdown - will I get a bill?
oh, i forgot to mention why TCS membership is also good: various discounts! for example: 15% alpamare, 20% swiss holiday park, 10-20% long term parking at zurich airport, 10% marché restaurants, % used car check and many more!
Started by: MaybeeSkint · 19.Nov.2014 · Transportation/driving
25 posts, 19:09 yesterday
Daycare and playgroup for baby in Zurich
OK so I know someone that came to ZH for the summer because of her work. She has a 3 yrs old little girl and she needed care for her for few hours a day. She stayed in ZH for 1 month and a half. She lived 3 mins away from the Tammy's…
Started by: zoharis · 12.Sep.2007 · Family matters/health
12 posts, 18:56 yesterday
Where can I buy Root Beer?
Not disagreeing with you axman. I like root beer too. But it's never caught on in Europe. Having to compete with Coke and Pepsi doesn't help either. When they can buy as much shelf space as they like, it needs a big name root beer…
Started by: Walter52 · 21.Nov.2014 · Food and drink
1 post, 18:47 yesterday
Wanted: Moving Boxes (Zurich)
Started by: Maria7890 · 21.Nov.2014 · Items wanted
14 posts, 18:46 yesterday
5 month old cat on his last legs.
Ohh Jack & Charlie, if I could I would give you a huge hug to each of you. One for the patience and dedication to help your little new friend and the later for eating and fighting... I so much hope there will be good news at the end…
Started by: Jack of all trades. · 21.Nov.2014 · Pet corner
2 posts, 18:11 yesterday
Really Long ladder wanted
Started by: Diyacomp · 21.Nov.2014 · Items wanted
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