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Canadians in Switzerland

Hi everyone, I've been in Switzerland for 4 years and still haven't met any other Canadians. I just started a facebook group call Canadians in Switzerland, I thought it might be a good way for Canadians to connect here. Once we get a few members maybe we can get together for a beer!

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https://www.facebook.com/groups/457487637662872/
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

sounds like a great idea... im in for sure
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Old 18.04.2013, 16:26
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https://www.facebook.com/groups/CanadiansinSwitzerland/
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

Great idea, we are not quite there yet, but will arrive around Canada Day.
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Old 18.04.2013, 22:34
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Hi everyone, I've been in Switzerland for 4 years and still haven't met any other Canadians. I just started a facebook group call Canadians in Switzerland, I thought it might be a good way for Canadians to connect here. Once we get a few members maybe we can get together for a beer!

Tim

https://www.facebook.com/groups/457487637662872/
Ohhhhh, I see, there are REAL Canadians around During the reign of GWB lots of North Americans declared to be "Canadian" but since Barack Obama moved into the White House, most North Americans became Americans again
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Old 24.04.2013, 22:07
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

My boyfriend and I, who are both Canadian, will be there soon too!
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Old 24.04.2013, 22:13
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I will be there on vacation in August, and hope to be able to move over permanently in November!
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Count us in, when and if we make it there!

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Old 25.04.2013, 20:47
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

I live in Flawil, Just outside of St Gallen. are any of you guys in or coming to the area?
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Bit of a drive for us. We will be living in Melchnau, near Langenthal.
Anyone have pre-teen kids?
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Good idea Tim...! I'm definitely in for some drinks.

From Vancouver but I've lived in Zurich for 13+ years and have a daughter who will be 7 at the end of May.
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

''Real'' Canadian living in Zürich for a little over two years. Up for stout sometime!

(Struggling to find a job after getting a Master's here. Don't want to hijack the thread, but advice appreciated. Are some Kantons more Canadian-friendly than others?)
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Old 28.04.2013, 21:28
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

We have a few Canadians mixed in with the "southerners" in our Flag Football team. New players always welcome, check out the events calendar for forthcoming dates or send a PM. We meet and play in Zürich.
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Old 29.04.2013, 15:17
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Umm, what's a "real" Canadian?

Meanwhile, I still have one at home, make me an offer!

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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

Hello! I am a Canadian! Nice to see others popping up here and there. QUestion- Do you think it is easier for us Canadians to assimilate than Americans here in Switzerland? I am not sure but have had so many American friends leave after less than a year stay.
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Hello! I am a Canadian! Nice to see others popping up here and there. QUestion- Do you think it is easier for us Canadians to assimilate than Americans here in Switzerland? I am not sure but have had so many American friends leave after less than a year stay.
A potential reason is that Americans in Switzerland are getting messed with in terms of banks and taxes. Now most (or all?) banks won't even open an account for an American because of IRS/State Dept. pressure.
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Re: Canadians in Switzerland

Not Canadian myself but my wife is from la belle province!

Check out

http://canadaclub.ch/
http://toileaqs.com/

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My wife is Canadian, I´ll be sure to tell her about your facebook group!
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Drinks at the Canadian

Hi guys, If anyone is interested me a hopefully some others will be going to The Canadian in Uznach this Saturday, I'd like to start a bit early 7ish? Because my train connections getting home really suck later in the night.

http://www.thecanadian.ch/
Städtlistrasse 1 8730 Uznach



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I am from Vancouver
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