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44 posts, 11:38 today
Diferent people on EF
Common folks take it easy! It is not like definitely something to lose sleep over or qualified for legal lawsuit. One EF'er committed to help another EF'er and did not keep one's promise. Shame on him! That's about it.
Started by: luisvb · 18.Sep.2014 · Other/general
36 posts, 11:34 today
Are the Swiss really like this?
What a shame, OP. That does not bode well for years of happy, peaceful living where you are. Nobody likes to walk on eggshells all the time and if these people are so miserable as to fault you for playing in a playground with your child…
Started by: US Alien · 18.Sep.2014 · Daily life
11 posts, 11:33 today
Reginald D. Hunter in Zurich - A Nigga…
Ah yes, myself and the comics loved it as a space, perfect for a comedy club, it just needed a UFO to transport it down to Kramgasse and we'd all still be larfing now, I dare say! Perhaps you might know someone who might like to run…
Started by: The Laundry Man · 17.Sep.2014 · Commercial events
25 posts, 11:30 today
A nice cuppa
Not really. Anyone who went round resurrecting several ancient Christmas market and Christmas shopping threads ( at around the same time) in August would draw attention to themselves.;) I haven't got time to follow you around, I'm too…
Started by: Onebasepair · 12.Jan.2007 · Food and drink
28 posts, 11:22 today
Non-alcoholic drinks
Yeah, it really does interact. It's pretty serious shit - I'll need to have regular blood tests to check my liver function so alcohol is definitely banned for at least a few months, and then I may get away with the occasional drink.
Started by: lucy_who · 19.Sep.2014 · Food and drink
1 post, 11:18 today
Some rambling thoughts on the Scottish…
Started by: Kinhorngreen · 19.Sep.2014 · International affairs/politics
3 posts, 11:16 today
No books in the post?
Started by: armed_neutrality · 19.Sep.2014 · TV/internet/telephone
8 posts, 11:15 today
Howdy
Welcome to the forum from a fellow American :) Switzerland really is a nice place to live, and a primo starting point for traveling all around Europe! As far as your move, I'll mention some things I like to bring when I go back home to…
Started by: Cowboys & Bimmers · 17.Sep.2014 · Introductions
109 posts, 11:15 today
IPhone 6
Orange young Start 29CHF per month plus 21 CHF per month for Iphone6 64GB, you pay 340 CHF at first ( 40CHF for sim card and 300CHF as credibility check, this 300 CHF will be given back after 6 months) so monthly 50CHF (including the plan…
Started by: Island Monkey · 27.Aug.2014 · TV/internet/telephone
1 post, 11:13 today
Attachment parenting Zurichsee
Started by: mundoplath · 19.Sep.2014 · Family matters/health
96 posts, 11:13 today
Moms who decided to stay home-convince me!
Treating it like a sabbatical is a good idea, 11Hours! I personally tend toward sloth, but RAV is paying for intensive German courses, so that's pretty great. My house will be a mess until the kids move out...but I blame them ;). Oh,…
Started by: swiss_in_training · 16.Sep.2014 · Family matters/health
1 post, 11:00 today
Mini turnen Brugg
Started by: english_girl · 19.Sep.2014 · Travel/day trips/free time
69 posts, 10:44 today
Mediocre (and that's being generous) Swiss…
You see! Proper amalgamation of indistinctive colours backed by good command of local languages is the way to go in advertising career here ;) One should discard the worldly perspective, especially Manhattan type of marketing and get…
Started by: 22 yards · 17.Sep.2014 · Daily life
31 posts, 10:41 today
Edelweiss air, longhaul - what do you think?
wonderful! I heard about this or read about it but wasn't sure how it worked, so many thanks for the link - I think this is the easiest way Now, just to find out how to get our over-weight luggage back on the way home :) Although I…
Started by: quark · 26.May.2013 · Transportation/driving
2 posts, 10:40 today
Day trips with someone who can't walk?
Started by: Idgie · 19.Sep.2014 · Travel/day trips/free time
1 post, 10:40 today
Looking for a climbing instructor in Zürich
Started by: emilycc · 19.Sep.2014 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
18 posts, 10:38 today
Gotogate.ch warning
What worked for me so far to avoid surcharge with cheaptickets was choosing "sofortueberweisung" as the payment method. It makes an automatic payment using your online banking system (worked for me with Postfinance). The downside is that…
Started by: Batcow · 2.Jul.2014 · Complaints corner
12 posts, 10:37 today
Moving to zug
SOunds like plenty to me. Worth noting that Zug is essentially a tax haven, and thus very expensive. As an american it is my understanding you will have pay additional american tax anyway ie make up the difference between the tax paid in…
Started by: zugbound · 18.Sep.2014 · Daily life
5 posts, 10:27 today
Heavy Cat Litter?
Started by: chillax · 19.Sep.2014 · Daily life
2 posts, 10:26 today
Need permit for lease, need lease for permit?
Started by: joyous_jelly · 19.Sep.2014 · Housing in general
1 post, 10:25 today
New sushi in Saint Louis
Started by: Village Idiot · 19.Sep.2014 · Food and drink
7 posts, 10:19 today
Oral Surgeon? Wisdom tooth extraction...…
I recently had a wisdom tooth extracted by my regular dentist. Gave me an injection, waited 15 minutes and then wiggled it until it came out. A couple of stitches and then on my way. He gave me a prescription for ibuprofen (prescription…
Started by: camembert · 19.Sep.2014 · Daily life
13 posts, 09:54 today
Migros 50% off = 150% payment
We find Coop are very bad. They put discount signs on the shelves, but these are not programmed into the pricing system. And of course there are no price stickers on the items, only on the shelves. It's a license to steal: always…
Started by: moggy · 18.Sep.2014 · Daily life
45 posts, 09:38 today
Swiss village raises taxes for a single…
Watched an episode of UK Border Force on YouTube last night. Very entertaining show. Clearing these "border police" don't have many powers and the only sanction that exists for illegal migrants who don't agree to be voluntarily…
Started by: we_da_man · 17.Sep.2014 · Swiss politics/news
6 posts, 09:33 today
Lessons I've learned while living in Switzerland…
Agree, but you will pay for the privilege. Its not important to all - especially if you plan on owning a car here. Same goes in relation to taxes IMO. I believe its only a benefit to live in a low tax area if you're earning a…
Started by: lennonqpublic · 19.Sep.2014 · Daily life
4 posts, 09:27 today
English in Bern
Started by: RoseK · 18.Sep.2014 · Introductions
2 posts, 08:32 today
Hello
Started by: movingperfecting · 19.Sep.2014 · Introductions
7 posts, 08:28 today
St Patricks day in Luzern
Love the Shamrock,live 300+ metres from there;and a always must stop by on St Patricks Day with my Swiss friends.Best Sunday breakfast;and check out this talented guy named Tom Bedlam that performs there time to time. Sometimes I sit in…
Started by: Horatio Gonzales · 4.Feb.2014 · Entertainment & dining
24 posts, 08:25 today
Stalking from another Forum
Do you think this stalker has power over you or is a real threat to your safety or well being? A friend of ours was stalked electronically, but it became apparent that this person was someone who was in close proximity to our friend…
Started by: Patsycat · 18.Sep.2014 · Daily life
3 posts, 08:22 today
Masters UZH Fall 2014
Started by: muswesic · 5.Aug.2014 · Education
3 posts, 07:22 today
Summer internship/practicum
Started by: jkrabben · 19.Sep.2014 · Introductions
4 posts, 06:36 today
Hello English Forum
Started by: Mountain tree · 2.Aug.2014 · Introductions
3 posts, 06:26 today
Oktoberfest Luzern to Munich - you need a ride?
Started by: Horatio Gonzales · 3.Aug.2014 · Travel/day trips/free time
12 posts, 06:19 today
Undergrad Considering Moving From US
I have a PhD in mechanical engineering (all degrees from the USA) and now a visiting researcher / professor at a university in Switzerland. I highly recommend finishing your degree in the USA and then applying for a graduate program in…
Started by: laseroptics · 18.Sep.2014 · Education
6 posts, 05:21 today
Breast milk donation in Zurich
Hi Ladies, I am an American traveling to Switzerland September 20-30. Flying into Zurich and then heading to Lausanne. I am a donor in the US and would like to donate my milk as to not bring it back. Do any of you know where I can do…
Started by: aprilkian · 21.Jun.2014 · Family matters/health
1 post, 03:09 today
A new Lebanese restaurant in Zürich-Seebach
Started by: Wollishofener · 19.Sep.2014 · Food and drink
43 posts, 02:50 today
New to the English Forum, From Pennslyvania…
I have no desire to make things miserable for Newcomers, but necessary corrections are necessary right at the beginning. The theory of Mr King (our teacher) and Mr Fairhurst (the chief) was that names of - nations - ethnic groups -…
Started by: joebagofdonuts · 17.Sep.2014 · Introductions
5 posts, 00:07 today
Share transport UK -> CH in early/mid October…
Started by: Seeds · 18.Sep.2014 · Transportation/driving
21 posts, 23:41 yesterday
I solved a theft crime today
I'm not trying to belittle OPs actions, and I know it came across a bit harsh, it's just that to me it seems much easier to dial 112 (where they almost assuredly speak english) than chasing after a bunch of guys stealing a bike. OP is…
Started by: vribium · 17.Sep.2014 · Daily life
9 posts, 23:38 yesterday
IPhone 4S on/off button repair
Regarding the iPhone 5, the Apple announced free of charge replacement as long as your phone's serial number qualifies for such: https://www.apple.com/su... Btw: I'm glad I found this thread again because after typing the serial it…
Started by: fduvall · 9.Sep.2014 · TV/internet/telephone
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