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Frontalier Health Insurance – Changes in 2014

Frontalier Health Insurance has been debated for about 50 or so years. Frontaliers are those people that cross over the border each day for work. So far the only worth while answer has been private medical insurance. About 90-95% of all frontaliers have chosen this option. This has enabled the frontaliers to obtain medical advice […]

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French Culture

French Culture; What is it? What do we get from it?

French Culture is the country as a whole; it’s what makes France, French. It’s what makes us love and hate the place and the people all at the same time. We really do have a special relationship with our nearest neighbour across ‘La Manche’ (English Channel). It’s a way of life, it’s exciting, it’s chic, […]

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WRS

WRS – Update on World Radio Switzerland (English Speaking Service)

“WRS is dead.  Long live WRS.” (“Frontier” a free English magazine published for the Geneva, Lausanne and neighbouring France areas.) As from our earlier post “World Radio Switzerland“, WRS, the English speaking station in Switzerland, was indeed taken over by Anglo Media SA run by founder and radio presenter Mark Butcher.  Mark was the voice of […]

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Switzerland - Driving with Headlights Obligatory

Switzerland – Headlights Obligatory while Driving

Switzerland – Headlights Obligatory while driving comes into force as from the beginning of January 2014.  This includes driving with their headlights even during daylight. This is just a snippet after reading an article from our friends’ website at  “Know-it-all passport®“.  They publish a wonderful book every 2 years which contains a massive amount of […]

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