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Fun Times at Basel World

Fun Times at Basel World

Fun Times at Basel World     Every year Basel World conjures up a fabulous show and this year was no exception. This international watch and jewellery fair attracts visitors to Switzerland from all over the world. Announcements are made, new editions are launched and there is mile upon mile of beautiful things on display, […]

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Expovina Primavera 2016 Wine Tasting Zurich

Expovina Primavera 2016 Wine Tasting Zurich

Expovina Primavera 2016 Wine Tasting Zurich 31st March – 7th April   Expovina Primavera is the Spring wine tasting event organised by the same people who organise the Expovina Wine Boats. Unlike the Autumn event, the Spring wine tasting takes place not on the water, but on dry land. This year there will be approximately […]

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Top 12 Tasty Dessert Spots in Zurich

Top 12 Tasty Dessert Spots in Zurich

  Top 12 Tasty Dessert Spots in Zurich   After having a delicious healthy meal in one of Daniela’s recommended “Top 7 Healthy Restaurants in Zürich”, (which has now expanded to 10 due to popular requests!) you might just fancy a nice dessert to go with it. Daniela has selected some great spots in Zurich […]

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Kids On Ice 2016

Kids On Ice 2016

  Kids On Ice 2016   On April 3rd a special event will take place in Zurich with “Kids On Ice 2016”. It all takes place from 3.30 – 6pm at the Hallenstadion in Oerlikon in Zurich. There will be amazing figure skating performances and spectacular dance routines with around 300 children and adolescents taking […]

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Sunrise and Sunset around Zurich

Filed in Outside Zurich, Zurich in Photos by on December 23, 2012 0 Comments
Sunrise and Sunset around Zurich

There’s always something magical about sunrise and sunset and today both the sunrise and the sunset over the mountains around Zurich were very beautiful. Well, I guess that since we have all survived the 21st December – apparently the next predication is for the world to go under on the 1st January 2017. Until then […]

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This Weekend in Zurich – Christmas is almost here!

This Weekend in Zurich – Christmas is almost here!

Here’s a quick round up of things going on this weekend in Zurich. 1. This weekend there is Sunday Shopping in Zurich – so if you’re still looking for presents or indeed need to get some food in before all your visitors arrive, you have Sunday as well as Saturday to shop. For the full […]

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Heiliger Bimbam Christmas Market Part ll

Heiliger Bimbam Christmas Market Part ll

If like me you’re still yet to buy all your Christmas presents (let alone get them all wrapped!) the Heiliger Bimbam Market (part 2) may be a destination for us both! This Christmas Market starts Friday 21st December at 5pm and runs on Saturday and Sunday from 1pm too.  It takes place at the Maag […]

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Museum fur Gestaltung – “The Magic of Things” – Magie Der Dinge

Museum fur Gestaltung – “The Magic of Things” – Magie Der Dinge

“The Magic of Things” explores a by-and-large obsolete advertising strategy in the area of the product poster: banal, everyday objects – butter, a sewing machine or shoes – are presented as desirable objects that entice us to buy them. Free from any further context, in the poster they acquire a sensual presence and magic aura. […]

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Eddie Izzard comes to Zurich – Saturday 27th April

Eddie Izzard comes to Zurich – Saturday 27th April

For those of you who like to forward plan, a quick reminder that if you haven’t got tickets for Eddie Izzard’s performance in Zurich on Saturday 27th April yet – there are still some available via : ticketcorner!                             Eddie will be entertaining […]

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Sports Awards 2012 – Roger Federer and Nicola Spirig In Zurich & Bradley Wiggins in London

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Sports by on December 17, 2012 0 Comments
Sports Awards 2012 – Roger Federer and Nicola Spirig In Zurich & Bradley Wiggins in London

Congratulations to Roger Federer, Wimbledon champion, Olympic Silver medal winner and former tennis World Number One, who was crowned best Swiss Athlete of 2012 when he was awarded 44 percent of the votes in the final round of the Credit Suisse Sports Awards. In fact Roger also won this prize back in 2003, 2004, 2006 […]

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