This post teaches you how to live frugally. I currently live in Switzerland which is one of the world’s most expensive countries. It’s quite difficult to live comfortably on a student budget. I definitely can’t afford going on luxurious ski trips every weekend, that’s for sure. In a previous … [Read more...] about How I Save Thousands of Dollars Per Month By Living Frugally
Switzerland is famous of being one of the most expensive countries to live in and visit. I come from Canada, where the cost of living, on average, is about half of that of Switzerland’s. According to Numbeo, consumer prices in Switzerland are about 80% higher than Canada’s! Here’s a little known … [Read more...] about 6 Things That Are Actually Cheaper In Switzerland
I moved to Switzerland 4 years ago and have already lived in two of its largest cities (Lausanne and Zurich). There are not a lot of Asians living here so I often get questioned, "How is it like to be an Asian living in Switzerland? " This is my own personal experience living in Switzerland (I … [Read more...] about What It’s Like To Be An Asian Living in Switzerland
Let's face it. Moving abroad is scary. We leave our comfort zone and enter a world of unknowns. Already we have so many things to adjust to such as a new language and culture. Finding a job while living abroad can be one of the most stressful tasks you'll ever do. To ease your worries, this guide … [Read more...] about How To Find A Job While Living Abroad
Have you ever wondered what it's like to date a French man? Almost immediately after moving abroad, I started dating a French man. Getting used to a new culture was already a struggle, and getting used to a new dating culture was even more foreign to me. There are many dating customs that exist … [Read more...] about What It’s Like To Date A French Man
I moved to Switzerland a year and a half ago. I have no intention to leave any time soon. You’ll understand why after you read this post and see these 10 beautiful pictures of Switzerland! 1. The cute Swiss villages Swiss villages typically look a bit like this. Cute as a button. These lovely … [Read more...] about 10 Amazing Photos That Will Make You Want To Move To Switzerland Right Now!
This post talks about how to save money living abroad. I currently live in beautiful Switzerland which is also widely regarded as one of the most expensive countries to live in. Its 2 largest cities, Zurich and Geneva respectively, consistently rank among the top 10 most expensive cities to live in. … [Read more...] about How I Saved Over $11,000 Living Abroad As A Student In Switzerland
I quit my job and moved abroad to Switzerland in the fall of 2016 and I have never looked back since. In fact, as we speak, I am considering staying another 5 years in Switzerland and starting a PhD. Call me crazy, right? In this article, I am going to discuss the strange and surprising things … [Read more...] about 10 Surprising Things That Happened When I Moved Abroad to Switzerland