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Foreigners – out!

Foreigners – out! Seriously. It’s not going to happen.  But thanks, Switzerland, for the message.  I’d say this has been brewing since 2007/8 when everyone began suffering in the downturn of many economies – and even I’m protective about what I have. What I would welcome though is the reduction of the thousands and thousands …

Daytime Running Lights from 1st January 2014

An interesting thing driven by the Via Secura group to make the roads safer.  A second set of measures (see the PDF on the right hand side of the page) includes a requirement for Daytime Running Lights from 1st January 2014.I don’t know how they will enforce this or punish non-compliance but if you have …

SBB train door stickers

Many people have seen this sticker and wondered what it might mean. Could it be a warning for the steps up and down into the train?  Or a warning that you should not be using your phone in the carriage? Phone is close, it’s a somewhat misleading image which suggests there are mobile phone repeaters …

Say Goodbye to all those cards……

Say Goodbye to all those cards…… Can I just say “Stocard“?  That’s a Google Play link – search the App Store and you’ll find it for iOS too… This nifty little app does a very valuable thing – it gets rid of cards. Press on any one of these and you get a large barcode …

Zurich Station

Zurich Station Every 30 minutes, Zurich Station clears out. Completely. Just like this…….!

Car Plate Fun

Car Plate Fun You know when someone annoys you with their car and parks in your space or is a general annoyance?  Well you can actually look them up in many cases.  Here is a list covering quite a few Cantons…..it’s missing Zurich and Ticino amongst others…..You can of course opt out of having your …