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.Switzerland has a good and bustling online dating scene much like Germany. She's been looking for love for nearly a year and says it has not been easy. Americans don't take themselves too seriously and have no problem flirting.
They are, in many respects, much more open." The rules of the dating game may have changed over the past decade but if you're searching for love in Switzerland, then there is no shortage of places to look, just make sure you're willing, prepared, and actively taking part in the journey.
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'.
"Women often don't realise that men are not using the same criteria in their search for a partner.
Sure, they appreciate women who are smart and successful, however they say she needs to look, feel and act feminine.