Food and Drink

Crystal Luxury Meets Gourmet Food at Villa René Lalique

Crystal Luxury Meets Gourmet Food at Villa René Lalique

. Crystal Luxury Meets Gourmet Food at Villa René Lalique   The half-timbered Villa René Lalique is set on the edge of a forest in an unassuming part of France, an hour or so north of Strasbourg, deep in the French countryside and just a short distance from the German border. However, as soon as […]

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What’s On In Zurich Late February 2017 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Late February 2017 Onwards

. What’s On In Zurich Late February 2017 Onwards   The two runner up photos from the Photo Contest by Antonias Danikas and Gioele Albisetti Photo Contest – “Winter in Switzerland”   this is the winning “Winter in Switzerland” photo below!  Congratulations to Deborah Cameron who entered this photo in the recent contest which was judged by […]

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Celebrating Fasnacht in Basel Switzerland

Celebrating Fasnacht in Basel Switzerland

 . Celebrating Fasnacht in Basel Switzerland 6th – 8th March 2017 It’s that time of year, with the Christmas festivities over and the January blues behind us, that many town and cities in Switzerland celebrate “Carnival’ or “Fasnacht” prior to the run up to Easter. One of the Top 50 European Festivals Basel Fasnacht is […]

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What’s On In Zurich Mid February 2017 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Mid February 2017 Onwards

. What’s On In Zurich Mid February 2017 Onwards     Annie Leibovitz Photographic Exhibition Zurich 28th Jan – 19th February she’s a photographic legend and Annie Leibovitz’s photos on Women are on view at the exhibition at ewz-Unterwerk Selnau and the event is free of charge. Find out more here. Art On Ice Ice Skating […]

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Discovering the Port Producing Area of the Douro

Discovering the Port Producing Area of the Douro

    Discovering the Port Producing Area of the Douro If the cold January temperatures are getting you down, it’s always good to look forward to the Spring and Summer. If you read part one of our trip to Porto and the Douro Valley, you may remember we experienced wonderful warm sunny weather when we visited Porto in Portugal […]

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What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late January 2017

What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late January 2017

. What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late January 2017    Photos by Carmen Sirboiu It’s so cold in Zurich even the fountains have frozen over! Here are some ideas for things to do this week and beyond. We also have a Photo Contest running on our Facebook Page and a delicious Chocolate, Wine, Port and Whisky Tasting […]

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