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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 - A Great Place for South Africans in Zurich

Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo to all of our South Africans in Zurich! Would you like to meet South African expats in Zurich? No matter whether you are looking to find reliable information or simply want to get advice from fellow South Africans in Zurich, our South African members will be able to tell you where to watch your favorite team’s next match on TV, or where to find the best bobotie in Zurich.

We welcome you to join the InterNations community of South Africans abroad. The members of the vibrant South African expat community come from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and many others places in South Africa!

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    From South Africa, living in Zurich
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    From South Africa, living in Zurich
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Meet fellow South Africans at our events in Zurich

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow South Africans in Zurich.

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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow South Africans in our Zurich expat forums.

  • schools and cantons
    2 replies
    Apr 11, 1:15 PM
    Community member

    Hello Zeenat, I live in Zumikon and my son attends ICS. I can highly recommend Zumikon and ICS altogether.

  • Local Schooling and Cantons
    2 replies
    May 9, 12:13 PM
    Community member

    Hi, thanks for your response, much appreciated! Which area are you in? we're in Wädenswil. We've been here a week now and received a "placement" for our youngest son in the town we are living but …

  • Settling in questions
    6 replies
    Oct 17, 9:50 AM
    Community member

    Thanks SO much for all the tips and help. Its much appreciated! Adri

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Share your Experience and Provide Tips to other South Africans in Zurich

At InterNations, South Africans in Zurich can enjoy a platform on which they can share their experiences and tips on living abroad. The "Cultural Capital Of Switzerland" has a great community of South Africans that can help you make the most of your expat experience.

  • Surf through our network of South African expats in Zurich and get to know the local expat crowd.
  • Join today to receive trustworthy, first-hand advice from fellow South Africans in our Zurich forum.
  • Take full advantage of the Expat Guide for Zurich and find useful information on your new hometown.

Meet up and Mingle with South Africans in Zurich at our International Events

The InterNations community in Zurich is also a very lively offline network. Our regular expat events organized by our Ambassadors at the best venues in town are a fantastic way to meet fellow South Africans in Zurich. The possibilities for interacting offline are sure to satisfy a wide range of tastes, from a hip dining experience in one of Zurich’s trendy restaurants to a joint trip to Interlaken, the outdoor and action sports capital of Switzerland. Our InterNations events and activities are a great way to get to know other South African expats in your city and South Africans in Switzerland. Interested? Then simply sign up to become a member and you will soon be warmly welcomed among our South Africans living in Zurich.

  • 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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