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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 Latvians Living in Switzerland

Want to connect with the expat community of Latvians in Switzerland? Looking for Latvian compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Latvian 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 Latvia 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 Latvian expats in Switzerland is going very strong, with members having roots all across Latvia - from Daugavpils, over Jelgava to Riga.

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    From Latvia, living in Zurich
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    From Latvia, living in Zurich
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    From Latvia, living in Zurich
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    From Latvia, living in Zurich
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  • German languages courses in ZH
    6 replies
    Feb 24, 12:45 PM
    Community member

    Hi, I also recommend this company: http://www.unidformazione.com/ They have really qualified teachers and offer skype lessons at affordable prices. You may write to info@unidformazione.com to ask a …

  • Gym in Zurich?
    5 replies
    Apr 13, 10:43 AM
    Community member

    I can only support Rickard's recommendation: The "Fitnessparks" are very practically situated, you have everything there, even a real hamam in one of these. And they are even more reasonable in price …

  • Expat events
    12 replies
    May 28, 12:23 AM
    Community member

    I dont think the word "intimidated" is the right one here. And I was not complaining. But everyone sees what they want to see :)

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Tips and Advice on Switzerland from Your Fellow Latvian Expats

Obviously, expat life in Switzerland goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Latvians 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. Latvians 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 Latvians in Zurich, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Latvian 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 Latvia.
  • 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 pirags in Zurich, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Switzerland has information on the nearest Latvian 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 Latvian expats in Switzerland on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Latvians 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 Latvia and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Sveiki from our Latvians 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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