Digital Nomad Life in Switzerland
Summary: Switzerland is a popular destination for digital nomads. The most popular cities for digital nomads in Switzerland are Zurich, Geneva, and Basel. Digital nomads like living in Switzerland because of its high quality of life, excellent infrastructure, and low taxes. A digital nomad can live on a monthly budget of around $2,500 in Switzerland. The culture of Switzerland is diverse and includes influences from German, French, and Italian cultures. Popular foods in Switzerland include fondue, raclette, rösti, and muesli. Swiss chocolate is also very popular.
How do I meet people in Switzerland?
When we asked people living in Switzerland about club and activities where newcomers can meet others, they responded:
"Local English speaking club called Centre Point. Also the Professional Women's Group has very interesting topics and a fun mix of people. I've also heard good things about the American Women's Club," explained one expat living in Basel, Switzerland.
What is life like in Switzerland?
About the Author
Betsy Burlingame is one of the founders of Digital Nomad Exchange and the Founder and President of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange and Digital Nomad Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.
Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.
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