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Photobastei Zurich – a Bastion of Photography

Photobastei Zurich – a Bastion of Photography

Photobastei Zurich – a Bastion of Photography Ever heard of the “Hochhaus zur Bastei”? Well it is in fact Zurich’s first tower block and is located right in the centre of Zurich a few hundred metres from Paradeplatz.  Roughly translated it means “Bastion Tower, and from January through till August this 1950s building is acting […]

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Powerhouse Event – Reinventing yourself in Switzerland

Powerhouse Event – Reinventing yourself in Switzerland

Powerhouse Event – Reinventing Yourself in Switzerland As an expat woman arriving in Switzerland it can often be very difficult to follow the same career as you did in your home country. There are often the barriers of  language, differing qualifications, work permits just to start with. However, the Powerhouse is running an event on […]

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Guest Blog – Fork and Bottle Restaurant Zurich

Guest Blog – Fork and Bottle Restaurant Zurich

Guest Blog – Fork and Bottle Restaurant Zurich In our series of Guest Blogs about businesses which are “new in Zurich”, this month we caught up with Amy Paape, Fork and Bottle’s special events coordinator, to find out a little bit more about this urban oasis. A hidden gem of a restaurant in Zurich, it’s just 8 […]

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Visiting Zurich: Exploring The Streets Off Bahnhofstrasse

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Visiting Zurich: Exploring The Streets Off Bahnhofstrasse

Visiting Zurich: Exploring The Streets Off Bahnhofstrasse Bahnhofstrasse is Zurich’s most famous street. It was constructed shortly after Zurich’s Hauptbahnhof was built and runs just under a kilometre and a half from the main station to Bürkliplatz and the lake. Many trams run along this popular tree lined streets but did you know there are […]

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Art In And Around Zurich: PHM Art Gallery Egg

Art In And Around Zurich: PHM Art Gallery Egg

 Derric van Rensburg Art in And Around Zurich: PHM Art Gallery Egg  Joan Beuche If you’re looking for interesting and beautiful art for your home it can sometimes be daunting in Zurich. You’re looking for a piece of art that “speaks to you” that you will love and treasure for a long time, that enhances […]

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Äss-Bar – Fresh Food from Yesterday – New Eco Cake Shop In Zurich

Äss-Bar – Fresh Food from Yesterday – New Eco Cake Shop In Zurich

Äss-Bar – Frisch von Gestern – Edible fresh food from yesterday  Äss-Bar – Fresh Food from Yesterday – New Eco Cake Shop In Zurich When you next stroll around the Niederdorf area of Zurich you must check out the cake shop Ässbar – it’s one with a very special difference!  Äss-Bar is located in the heart […]

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