Hotels & Restaurants

Sils Maria – A Jewel in The Oberengadin

Sils Maria – A Jewel in The Oberengadin

Photo by Gian Giovanoli . Sils Maria – A Jewel in The Oberengadin   Photo by Gian Giovanoli Ssshhh!……..it’s a very well-kept, open secret……a jewel in the Engadin, only two and a half hours away from Zurich. Most people, upon hearing that you’ve been going to Sils Maria every season for the last twenty years, […]

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Weekends Away: St. Moritz

Weekends Away: St. Moritz

. Weekends Away: St. Moritz   Photos courtesy of Engadin St Moritz Tourism St. Moritz is known for its posh side, the one that conjures images of skating white-coated waiters brandishing trays of champagne and caviar and horse drawn carriages ferrying fur bedecked women between flashy five-star hotels and nightclubs. Origins of St Moritz However, […]

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Small Plates and Great Taste at Münsterhof Restaurant Zurich

Small Plates and Great Taste at Münsterhof Restaurant Zurich

.  Small Plates and Great Taste at Münsterhof Restaurant Zurich .   The newly renovated car-free zone of the Münsterhof in the heart of Zurich is both inviting and charming. After the extensive road works which have seen the square turned from a car park into an attractive pedestrian only zone, the area next to […]

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Coffee Tasting at Altitude with Nespresso

Coffee Tasting at Altitude with Nespresso

. Coffee Tasting at Altitude with Nespresso Discovering Your Alter Ego In Zermatt . The other week I was invited by Nespresso to attend three coffee workshops in Zermatt. The intriguing titles of the workshops were “Discover Your Alter Ego”, “Experience Your Sensorial Alter Ego” and “Create Your Personal Alter Ego”. Looking forward to what […]

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On the Port Trail from Porto to the Douro Valley in Portugal

On the Port Trail from Porto to the Douro Valley in Portugal

    On the Port Trail from Porto to the Douro Valley in Portugal Part I The other week we headed off to a sunny European holiday destination with a difference – visiting Porto and the port making area of the Douro valley. It is in fact the oldest area of Portugal and full of […]

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FOOD Zurich 2016 – A Real Feast for Foodies

FOOD Zurich 2016  – A Real Feast for Foodies

  FOOD Zurich 2016 – A Real Feast for Foodies       “This Autumn, Zurich is going to be the world’s food capital for eleven days.” This is the tagline for FOOD Zurich, a food festival for gourmets, foodies and everyone with an in interest in good food. From Thursday 8th September until Sunday 18th […]

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