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Cool New Bar in Zurich – Widder Garage

Cool New Bar in Zurich – Widder Garage

. Cool New Bar in Zurich – Widder Garage   There’s a cool new pop up bar in town which opens on February 10th at 5pm. It’s located in the cobble-stoned streets of Zurich’s old town and it’s called the Widder Garage. In the historic Old Town In times gone by it used to house […]

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Women’s Ski Day Out with Sport Shop Time Out

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Skiing, Sports by on February 8, 2017 0 Comments
Women’s Ski Day Out with Sport Shop Time Out

. Women’s Ski Day Out with Sport Shop Time Out 9th March     The traditional Women Ski Day by Sport Shop Time Out is back. Enjoy a day on the slopes in Lenzerheide and have some great ski fun! Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017 • Depart Sport Shop Time Out at 7am • Arrive […]

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Swiss Fashion On the Runway at Mode Suisse Edition 11

Swiss Fashion On the Runway at Mode Suisse Edition 11

. Swiss Fashion On the Runway at Mode Suisse Edition 11     The 11th edition of the Mode Suisse fashion runway took place at the Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst in Zurich on 8th February 2017. Before the show there was an Apéro attended by the fashion press along with a number of faces from Zurich’s fashion and […]

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Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide

Filed in Skiing, Sports, Swiss Mountains by on February 7, 2017 3 Comments
Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide

. Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide   If you live in Zurich, there are plenty of ski resorts which you can easily visit in a day if you don’t fancy renting an apartment or staying in a hotel. In a previous article we talked about Flumserberg which is one of the closest ski resorts […]

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Popular Christmas Markets in Germany, France and Austria

Filed in Christmas, Exhibitions and Events, Family, Travel by on December 5, 2016 0 Comments
Popular Christmas Markets in Germany, France and Austria

. Popular Christmas Markets in Germany, France and Austria 2016   If you fancy visiting a Christmas Market in Zurich or in one of the major towns in Switzerland our Christmas Markets in Zurich and Switzerland will be of assistance, but if you fancy visiting one of the European Christmas markets in Germany, France or Austria in 2016 take […]

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Impressions of Samichlausschwimmen Zurich 2016

Impressions of Samichlausschwimmen Zurich 2016

. Impressions of Samichlausschwimmen Zurich 2016   It was a cold but beautifully sunny day in Zurich today and it was time for the annual Samichlausschwimmen event. Yes, if you’re brave (or foolhardy!) you can sign up for this particular Zurich tradition and swim across the Limmat in the refreshing temperatures of early December. Don’t […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early December 2016

What’s On in Zurich Early December 2016

. What’s On in Zurich Early December 2016   Zurich is looking very festive at the moment with all the lights and colours – even the Opera House is bathed in hues of pink and purple. There’s lots on in the run up to Christmas so take a look here for some inspiration. Have fun! […]

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Stay in the Jungfrau Ski Region and Ski for Free

Stay in the Jungfrau Ski Region and Ski for Free

. Stay in the Jungfrau Ski Region and Ski for Free   The Jungfrau Ski Region of Switzerland is famed for its wonderful skiing and this is where, at the Lauberhorn, you can find the longest World Cup slope in the world! Fancy trying that one out? We’ve just heard that the Hotels of the […]

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Wine Tasting at Schloss Sihlberg with Mercure Hotels

Wine Tasting at Schloss Sihlberg with Mercure Hotels

. Wine Tasting at Schloss Sihlberg with Mercure Hotels   The other day we were delighted to be invited to a wine tasting event by Mercure Hotels at Schloss Sihlberg, located at the highest point of the Enge neighbourhood in Zurich. The villa is very grand and at 1750 squares metres is the biggest in […]

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Zurich’s Singing Christmas Tree

Filed in Christmas, Exhibitions and Events, Family, Free by on November 28, 2016 0 Comments
Zurich’s Singing Christmas Tree

Zurich’s Singing Christmas Tree   One of the highlights of Christmas in Zurich must surely be visiting the Singing Christmas Tree. This gigantic Christmas tree is not like any other – it’s set on a podium and filled with smiling, singing faces and you can listen and enjoy their singing as you clutch your Glühwein. Located […]

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