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  • Andrey Vasilyev

    I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides.

InterNations – The Place for Belgians Living in Switzerland

Want to connect with the expat community of Belgians in Switzerland? Looking for Belgian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Belgian expats to go on an excursion to the mountain resort of Zermatt with?

InterNations Switzerland offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Switzerland or are still in Belgium planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Belgian expats in Switzerland is going very strong, with members having roots all across Belgium - from Antwerp, over Leuven to Brussels.

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    From Belgium, living in Lugano
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    From Belgium, living in Lugano
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    From Belgium, living in Lugano
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    From Belgium, living in Lugano
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    From Belgium, living in Lugano
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    From Belgium, living in Basel
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    From Belgium, living in Basel
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    From Belgium, living in Basel
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    From Belgium, living in Basel

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  • New and searching for a job
    1 reply
    Sep 27, 3:38 PM
    Community member

    wish you a great carrier with the Merlot ! Un si grand vin. Ma la situazione economica del Luganese, cosi vicina all'Italia makes it so difficult to get any job (personal experience!) ciao Michel

  • CHRISTMAS FAMILY EVENT! Dec. 4th
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    Nov 27, 10:59 AM
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    Great thankyou sandrine my Children are very happy to attend Caroline www.expatcounselling.com

  • Anyone interested in some jogging during the week
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    Nov 4, 10:55 PM
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    Wednesday, checked. Schifflände 20:30, checked. Nobody showed up, checked. So I decided to create a Jogging Activity Group. Normally I run (slowly) everyday during the week. I'll maintain this …

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Tips and Advice on Switzerland from Your Fellow Belgian Expats

Obviously, expat life in Switzerland goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Belgians is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Swiss mentality and way of life. Belgians in Switzerland are a part of our community, calling cities such as Geneva, Bern, Zurich, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Belgians in Zurich, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Belgian delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Swiss InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Belgium.
  • On the Switzerland Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get pommes frites in Zurich, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Switzerland has information on the nearest Belgian embassy and many other institutions.

From the mountain resort of Zermatt to Interlaken, the outdoor and action sports capital of Switzerland, you can meet supportive and friendly Belgian expats in Switzerland on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Belgians in Switzerland

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Switzerland. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Swiss rösti, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Zurich’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Switzerland? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the mountain ranges of the Jura Vaudois and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Belgium and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Goededag & salut from our Belgians living in Switzerland!

  • Andrey Vasilyev

    I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides.

  • Elin Gustavson

    At the first InterNations event that I attended, I met my wonderful partner. We now live together in a flat next to the Limmat.

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