Author: Lauren Moodie

An Introduction to Life in Geneva

The beautiful city of Geneva is one of the 26 Cantons (districts) that make up Switzerland. Located at the southernmost tip of the expansive Lake Geneva (Lac Léman), the largest lake in Europe, Geneva is surrounded by the Alps and Jura Mountains offering breath-taking views all year round. Geneva is the European Headquarters for the […]

How to meet other expats in Geneva

Switzerland is one of the most attractive countries in the world in which to live and work, renowned for its high standard of living, safety and some of the most stunning scenery. Geneva is a multicultural city and one of Switzerland’s leading economic centres, making it the ideal location for expat tax professionals. Geneva has […]

An extensive guide to schooling in Geneva

Due to the large expatriate community that makes up Geneva (40% of the population comes from outside Switzerland), the city has a well-established network of public, private and international schools. There are also many boarding schools throughout Switzerland that often suit expatriates who travel a lot with their jobs. Regardless of what International or type […]

7 Reasons why expats love working in Basel

Basel is Switzerland’s third largest city and smallest canton. Each year the city embraces its diverse population by welcoming expatriates from all over the world including Germany, Italy, Turkey, Spain, Portugal and France. Wondering what makes Basel so special? Here are 7 reasons why expats love the city so much! 1. High standard of living […]

Commuting to work in Basel

There is no denying that more people are now opting for a longer commute to work. In fact, according to Michael Page, 1 in 10 Brits would travel more than 3 hours in the morning for their dream job. There are various reasons people choose to commute to work rather than live closer to their […]

7 Reasons why Expats Love Sydney

Sydney is the capital of New South Wales and is famous for its views of the iconic Sydney Opera House looking to the harbour. Around 40% of Sydney’s inhabitants were born outside of Australia, making it quite a diverse destination. A constant contender for “world’s best city”, Sydney was 5th best according to PwC and […]