I started blogging for other expats and those at home curious about what life is like here.
This blog is about my life as an expat mom. I will post about my hikes, traveling and shopping around Switzerland, and Swiss culture.
About me: My name is Brittany Andrews. I was born and raised in Atlanta, GA in the U.S. I left behind the only place I have ever lived in December 2009. I now live in Zug, Switzerland with my 5 year old on and I love it! I enjoy hiking, travel, painting, and playing music.
My farewell letter to Switzerland Liebe Switzerland, I am writing this on my last day with you, my old home, before I fly off to the UK, my new home. I will definitely miss you and would like to thank you for all that I have experienced and learned from you. There have been quite a few ups and downs, … Read more... Thu, 06 Jun 2013 08:36:36
Favorite places around Zug Reflecting back on my time in Zug, Switzerland, here are a few of my favorite spots. // //... Thu, 30 May 2013 19:37:40
Rheinfall (Rhine Falls) and Schaffhausen Rheinfall (english Rhine Falls) is located in Schaffhausen near the border of Germany. It takes just a little over an hour to get there from Zug, so it is a nice little day trip. I arrived at the train stop Schloss am Laufen which drops you off at the castle at the top of the … Read ... Wed, 22 May 2013 19:50:10
Bellinzona and its castles I had a visitor from Atlanta a couple weeks ago and it was fun playing host and tourist. We really lucked out with the weather. The forecast was for rain the whole time, but we didn’t encounter any except while he was on his way to the airport to go home. Yesterday in the Italian … ... Sun, 24 Mar 2013 14:00:09
What I will and won?t miss about Switzerland It is a bittersweet feeling that I have about leaving Switzerland. I have had some great times here, but there have also been some stressful times. I?m not saying that these things do or don?t exist where I have lived before or where I will be in the UK, but this is regarding just Switzerland.... Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:05:26