Notes...

Trip Start Oct 22, 2010
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Trip End Dec 06, 2010


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Where I stayed
Rebecca's Apartment

Flag of Switzerland  , Zürich,
Sunday, October 24, 2010

So I took the time to note some things that I found to be the same as home and things that are quite different...here's my list-(so far)

Similarities
styles/ fashions
I phones
coffee
chocolate (only it is much better here)
Ikea
radio songs
hot chocolate
Asian Tourists
snobby people
vacuums
cigarettes
beer/ wine
night clubs
the side of the road that is driven on
tupperware
people running late
ducks/ geese/ swans
graffiti

Differences
much less litter
very clean
friendly people
very little threat of crime/ theft
flusher on the toilet
no clothes dryer
no dishwasher
no microwave
electric sockets
hedgehogs
trains/ trams (street cars)/ buses
license plates
German/ English schools
clean drinking water from every tap
smoking- everywhere
teacher salary (much higher here!)
school holidays (2 weeks every 6 weeks or so, but no summer break)
mini refrigerators
time zone
mustaches
prices (much more expensive here!)
mountains
trees and plants-- so many everywhere!!
alleys and townhomes
public bathroom fee (1 CHF per use)
tea time

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