Gorgeous view from the top

Time flies – My first 5 months

I can't believe I have already been in the US for 5 months. It is a journey with ups and downs, high expectations followed by low excellence and vise versa. I guess everyone who has ever moved countries experienced similar situations. I don't intend to list up pros and cons about the US as I consider myself as … Continue reading Time flies – My first 5 months

Zurich - Los Angeles

One chapter ends, a new one begins!

The most important news my Green Card Visa application was approved. The finishing process at the US embassy in Switzerland was smooth and efficient. After they checked all my original documents I had to answer a few questions. A ten months long journey has come to an end and I can finish now our move from … Continue reading One chapter ends, a new one begins!

Visa Application

It takes time and even more time

It takes time and even more time In February 2015, Grace and I decided to relocate from Zurich to Los Angeles. When you consider moving to another country you should investigate your visa opportunities early on. My wife is a U.S. citizen, thus, I am eligible to apply for a Green Card. There might be … Continue reading It takes time and even more time

Last days at Toni Areal

Moving out of a flat can be exhausting but luckily we already shipped most of our furnitures in April. Hence, we (my brother and I) only had to clean the flat and move a couple of boxes and some luggages full of cloth. My brother Hanspeter showed his remarkable skills with colors and spraying. You … Continue reading Last days at Toni Areal