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The Zurich River Boats on the Limmat

Filed in Things To Do, Travel by on August 8, 2015 0 Comments
The Zurich River Boats on the Limmat

  The Zurich River Boats on the Limmat   One of the best ways of taking a quick tour of Zurich on your own is to board a river boat in Zurich. Not only is it a great way of seeing the centre of the city and many of the key historic buildings, including the […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early August 2015

What’s On in Zurich Early August 2015

Zurich is still luxuriating in high temperatures and sunny days. It can be a bit trying in offices without air conditioning – but it’s fabulous on the lake. There’s lots on in the city over the next few weeks – so take a look here for some ideas. What’s On in Zurich Early August 2015 […]

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Caffe Affogato

Filed in Food and Drink by on August 6, 2015 0 Comments
Caffe Affogato

Caffe Affogato   Last week I was in London and ordered Caffe Affogato in a café just off Oxford Street. It’s a delicious drink and an extremely easy recipe which you can serve anytime. It’s great in the afternoon on a hot sunny day but is equally good as a dessert. What’s more it takes […]

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Unexpected Raspberry Meringue Dessert

Filed in Food and Drink by on August 6, 2015 2 Comments
Unexpected Raspberry Meringue Dessert

Unexpected Raspberry Meringue Dessert   There’s nothing worse than inviting guests round for dinner last minute only to find out that you’ve got no dessert and the shops are now closed. Since living in Switzerland I tend to have 4 ingredients on standby in my fridge, store cupboard and freezer and the best thing is […]

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New In Zurich on Zurich Expats

Filed in "New In Zurich", Things To Do by on September 25, 2012 0 Comments
New In Zurich on Zurich Expats

We’d like to thank Zurich Expats for running an article on New In Zurich this week which we hope you like:  zurichexpats.com Like Zurich Expats, New In Zurich is in the business of making life a little easier for those new to Zurich, through information, personal experience and recommendation. Whether you’ve arrived here from near […]

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Swiss Webcams – over 1,400 webcams all over Switzerland

Filed in Businesses & Services, Free, Things To Do by on September 25, 2012 0 Comments
Swiss Webcams – over 1,400 webcams all over Switzerland

Ever thought of making a journey but not sure what the weather would be like at the other end? Or you have a destination in mind but would like to take a peek first.  Then swisswebcams.ch website is definitely for you. With over 1,400 Swiss landscapes there is almost certainly a webcam close to  the area you […]

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Slow Up 2012 along Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and Schmerikon

Slow Up 2012 along Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and Schmerikon

Did you cycle, skate, walk or run in the Slow Up on Sunday? The sun was shining and there were all forms of non-motorised transport on display – even a horse and trap. If you missed this event or if you enjoyed it and want to take part in another Slow Up please check here […]

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Seen Helen Hunt at the Zurich Film Festival? Will you catch Richard Gere in Zurich today?

Seen Helen Hunt at the Zurich Film Festival? Will you catch Richard Gere in Zurich today?

Photo © CAST ZHdK Did you see Helen Hunt in Zurich on Friday? Helen Hunt was the first female recipient of the “Golden Eye” Award at this year’s Zurich Film Festival on Friday before the Festival’s screening of her new film “The Sessions” at the film’s European premiere. Today, Richard Gere will be receiving the […]

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Juice Guide Zurich – Where to Find the Best Juices

Filed in Food and Drink, Switzerland, Things To Do by on September 21, 2012 0 Comments
Juice Guide Zurich –  Where to Find the Best Juices

  . Juice Guide Zurich – Where to Find the Best Juices   . Juicing it Up In Zurich   There’s an explosion of juice and smoothie places in Zurich – but where to go to get the best juices? Ever since we went on a juice detox at the Sianji Wellbeing Resort in Bodrum, […]

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Zurich Opera House’s Open Day Sat 22nd September – free entry for all

Zurich Opera House’s Open Day Sat 22nd September – free entry for all

Have you visited the Opera House in Zurich? If not, this Saturday you have the opportunity to explore both the public areas and “behind the scenes” as the Opernhaus invites you all to an “open Day”. From 1O.OO-21.OO the Opera House is yours to explore. There will be special events (with tickets available at the […]

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