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Sports Bar with Outdoor Terrace at Zurich Airport

Sports Bar with Outdoor Terrace at Zurich Airport

New In Zurich! Sports Bar with Outdoor Terrace at Zurich Airport   Every day, hundreds if not thousands of passengers arrive at Zurich Airport with time on their hands. Some are arriving early for flights, others need to kill time as they wait for their connections. Usually this means hanging round at the gate or […]

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Gian Giovanoli – L’Atelier Photograph Gallery Pontresina

Gian Giovanoli – L’Atelier Photograph Gallery Pontresina

. Gian Giovanoli – L’Atelier Photograph Gallery Pontresina     If you happen to be in the upper Engadin this Summer or Autumn, take an hour to drop into a new photo gallery in Pontresina, ‘L’Atelier’. Owned by Gian Giovanoli from Sils Maria, the gallery displays his spectacular landscape photography in an interesting mixture of rooms […]

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Tasting Alentejo Wines at FIFA Museum Zurich

Tasting Alentejo Wines at FIFA Museum Zurich

 . Tasting Alentejo Wines at FIFA Museum Zurich   Have you heard of the Alentejo wine growing area of Portugal? I must admit I hadn’t  – until the other week when I was invited to a wine tasting event at FIFA museum in Zurich. In fact Switzerland is an important destination for the Alentejo wines […]

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What’s On in Zurich Mid July 2017 Onwards

What’s On in Zurich Mid July 2017 Onwards

. What’s On in Zurich Mid July 2017 Onwards   Live at Sunset at the Dolder 6th – 22nd July the Live at Sunset concerts at the Dolder have started and continue on until 22nd July. See the program here. Moon & Stars Festival Locarno 14th – 22nd July with a great line up and some […]

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Luxury Slimming at The Chedi Andermatt

Luxury Slimming at The Chedi Andermatt

. Luxury Slimming at The Chedi Andermatt   The phrase, Slimming Lifestyle Retreat, can strike fear in the hearts of any well-rounded traveler. But when the retreat takes place at The Chedi Andermatt, a five-star resort, and the chef and wellness staff come from Brides-Les-Bains, a top-notch French weight loss spa, it’s time to lose […]

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Fantasy Football at the FIFA World Football Museum Zurich

Fantasy Football at the FIFA World Football Museum Zurich

  Photo © FIFA Fantasy Football at the FIFA World Football Museum Zurich   On Sunday February 28th 2016, the FIFA World Football Museum opened in Zurich directly across from the Enge Bahnhof and it is proving to be one of the most popular museums in Zurich. The glitzy tech-laden museum steers clear of politics, housing […]

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What’s On In Zurich Early to Mid July 2017 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Early to Mid July 2017 Onwards

. What’s On In Zurich Early to Mid July 2017 Onwards Montreux Jazz Festival till 15th July the famous Montreux Jazz Festival which started last weekend continues in Montreux until 15th July. For more information see here. Live at Sunset at the Dolder 6th – 22nd July the Live at Sunset concerts are back at the Dolder this […]

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Summer Open Air Cinema in Zurich

Summer Open Air Cinema in Zurich

. Open Air Cinema in Zurich Summer 2017     Allianz Open Air Cinema 20th July – 20th August 2017 The big open air cinema Allianz Open Air Cinema begins at Zurichhorn on 20th July and continues until 20th August with different films every day, many of which are English language films. Tickets went on […]

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The Zurich Seeüberquerung Mythenquai to Tiefenbrunnen

The Zurich Seeüberquerung Mythenquai to Tiefenbrunnen

. The Zurich Seeüberquerung Mythenquai to Tiefenbrunnen 5th July 2017   Map of the route courtesy of Google Maps The 2017 Zurich Seeüberquerung Swim is taking place on Wednesday 5th July. The committee met on Monday to check that the conditions would be good and the great news is that is is going ahead. It […]

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Surfing in the City in Zurich at Gerolds Areal

Surfing in the City in Zurich at Gerolds Areal

. Surfing in the City in Zurich at Gerolds Areal How cool is that?     Urban Surfing in the Centre of Zurich 10th June – 24th September So you thought surfing was just for beaches? Well think again – as now you can surf in Zurich, not just in the lake but in the […]

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