The sun is out, the skies are blue, the birds are chirping merrily! The outdoors beckon with lush green walkways, gushing streams, cool and calm lakes and a fragrant breeze that can’t go unnoticed. Switzerland has donned the sunny shades of vibrancy. It’s time to be out and about!
Check out what model-actress-lawyer Aditi Govitrikar says about her favourite holiday destination. World-renowned Carnatic vocalist Mahesh Vinayakram adds a touch of melody for our readers giving Carnatic music a futuristic tone.
Swiss resident Ity Tiwari talks of the beautiful lifestyle she has created around her in her numerous roles that include being a part-time Zurich city tour guide – where she combines work and pleasure of enjoying the sunny outdoors. In our ‘My Story’ – Divya Hegde, an architect with her own firm the KrimsonTree, in Bangalore tells us how she manages it all from Zurich.
For those looking for a weekend break before the school vacation starts – Rimini should be your choice this summer. And once the holidays start, we offer practical tips for your getaway to the multi-faceted and incredible land – India.
And just before it’s back to school again – read the book review on ‘Going Local – your guide to Swiss schooling’. Whether your child is going to school for the first time or is in his/her in-between-years, you’re sure to find new insights to help your child to navigate the school system and explore options!
As part of our settling in Switzerland series, we share a string of informative articles in every issue. How do you integrate in terms of language learning when living in the German-speaking part of Switzerland? Our readers, share specific tips on what it takes to appear for a B Eins (B1) pruefung!
In our language corner, we share with you phrases on how to ask for directions in Switzerland’s official languages
We wish you a pleasant and fun-filled summer!
Digital illustration by Manasa Mukka.