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Jan 31, 2018

The SwissPats go on location to interview Kate Bottriell at her business, ecoChair. Kate founded ecoChair on the belief that buying quality secondhand, design and vintage furniture is a simple way to minimize our collective impact on the environment. The SwissPats also discuss attending an upcoming fire parade (yeah,...


Jan 24, 2018

Emily Engkent, a video producer at Watson, joins the podcast to discuss her popular video blog. Engkent, known as Emily National, stepped in front of the camera about a year ago and has since developed numerous popular (and, of course, funny) videos about her “Canadian views of Swiss things.” Also, Emma...


Jan 17, 2018

The SwissPats welcome guest Clare O’Dea, who wrote “The Naked Swiss: A Nation Behind 10 Myths.” The Irish author and journalist, who has now lived in Switzerland for more than 14 years, explains how she searched for the truth behind Switzerland’s more famous cliches and who is in charge of...


Jan 10, 2018

The SwissPats welcomed Jonathan Martin, founder of the popular Facebook page, A Shropshire Lad in Switzerland. Jonathan discusses how he created and maintains his ever-growing presence on the popular social media channel. The SwissPats also talk about the cost of watching TV, listening to the radio, skiing and meat and...


Jan 3, 2018

Two-thirds of the SwissPats are back for the first episode of 2018, as Don and Suzi discuss their respective Christmases, jet lag, going to the movies in Switzerland, smuggling turkeys between countries, self-banning social media and how to NOT order wine at a U.S. steakhouse.