Jennifer has lived and and worked for nearly a decade in Zurich, during which she has edited 7 magazines and broadcasted for BBC, SRF and Monocle among others, including international corporate clients.
Navigating the services and events on offer for love-seekers all over the country is a certainly a task to be reckoned with. Charlotte* is a trainee lawyer from New York who has lived in Switzerland for five years and currently lives in Bern.There you are used to guys approaching you and you can easily strike up a conversation with anyone." Talking about her experience in Bern, Charlotte says she is almost never approached, and some men have even reacted negatively to being 'chatted up'."We start to perceive independence through the acquisition of things, but don't seek to connect everyday with people." Yet despite the challenges on the ground, international singles in Switzerland will be glad to know that the statistics look optimistic.According to the Swiss government's figures last year in 2013, expatriate lovebirds are well represented.