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Hailing from the land of hipsters, I hopped the puddle from Portland, Oregon, USA to my home in Zurich, Switzerland. Surfing, skiing, hiking and biking are my hobbies, but I find my “happy place” in the kitchen.

All articles from Matt

EF Talks: Pro cyclist Pierre Rolland on how learning English impacted ...
EF Talks: Pro cyclist Rigoberto Urán on learning languages and living ...
Top cycling terms you need to watch the Tour de France
EF Talks: Pro cyclist Simon Clarke on moving abroad and learning Itali...
Why and how to shop Singles Day, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday
EF Talks: James Mandl – How important is fluency to getting the ...
How to celebrate your first Thanksgiving in the US
EF Talks: Gustav Björling
Why English speakers should learn a second language
10 reasons to love Canada (and head over this year)
The 7 most unexpectedly awesome places to surf