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Alpine Charm in Central Zurich – Chalet Ruinart at Hotel Widder

Filed in Hotels & Restaurants, Restaurants by on December 18, 2015 0 Comments
Alpine Charm in Central Zurich – Chalet Ruinart at Hotel Widder

    Alpine Charm in Central Zurich – Chalet Ruinart at Hotel Widder   If you fancy a touch of Alpine Charm in the centre of Zurich there’s no need to schlep out to the mountains as right in the centre of the city is the Chalet Ruinart. The courtyard of the Hotel Widder in […]

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Fancy a Trip to Oman?

Filed in Travel by on December 17, 2015 0 Comments
Fancy a Trip to Oman?

Fancy a Trip to Oman?   Fancy a Trip to Oman? Clive Greaves tells us about this often overlooked travel destination following his recent visit to this interesting country. A holiday location often not on the tourists’ radar – but one certainly worth exploring! Clive tell us his experiences … Maybe I’m naive, but I […]

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Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat

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Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat

 Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat Photo courtesy of Zurich Tourism Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat   Every year shortly before Christmas this beautiful tradition takes place in Zurich.   Watch the little candles float along the Limmat River while you enjoy a hot punch or Glühwein at Weinplatz. It all happens in the beautiful old part of […]

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Crispy Crunchy Kale Crisps

Filed in Food and Drink by on December 16, 2015 0 Comments
Crispy Crunchy Kale Crisps

  Crispy Crunchy Kale Crisps   If you’re looking for a healthy snack these are perfect for a party or Apéro or even to munch on whilst watching tv. They are quite crumbly though – so you may need to ensure there are plenty of napkins on hand! Kale is packed calcium and lots of […]

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Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more

Filed in Sports, Travel by on August 21, 2012 0 Comments
Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more

Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more Planning a late Summer break or a weekend away?  Or how about half-term break not too far away? Champéry in Switzerland truly is a hidden gem. It’s a great location for hiking, mountain biking or just chilling whilst you take in the beautiful scenery. Situated in the […]

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House of Switzerland in London

Filed in Exhibitions and Events by on August 7, 2012 0 Comments
House of Switzerland in London

If you’re over in London for the Olympics don’t forget to visit the House of Switzerland 2012 at Glaziers Hall near London Bridge for little taste of Switzerland. Activities, information and fun as well as a restaurant and lots more. Next door there is also a pop-up restaurant, known as the “Bernese Chalet offering typical […]

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Tripadvisor’s Top 25 Hotels Switzerland 2017

Filed in Hotels & Restaurants, Luxury, Switzerland, Travel by on August 3, 2012 0 Comments
Tripadvisor’s Top 25 Hotels Switzerland 2017

. Tripadvisor’s Top 25 Hotels Switzerland 2017   Travellers’ Choice Awards   Tripadvisor has recently announced its Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2017 listing its 25 top hotels in Switzerland. The Alpina Gstaad took the Number 1  spot for ‘Luxury Hotel’ and ‘Top Hotel’ in Switzerland! Find out which other Swiss hotels made it into the […]

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Tornedo on Lake Zurich

Filed in Weather by on July 24, 2012 0 Comments
Tornedo on Lake Zurich

Did you see the amazing mini tornedo on the lake in Zurich yesterday afternoon? Together with the hail storm it made for a rather different Summer afternoon

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Welcome to Zurich if you’re New or Want to Know what’s New in Zurich

Welcome to Zurich if you’re New or Want to Know what’s New in Zurich

Welcome to NewinZurich.com! The Guide to Living in Zurich for the New and the What’s On Guide for those who want to know what’s new. This is the place to go whether you’re brand new to Zurich or whether you’re “not so new”.  Places, people, events and all that’s going on in Zurich as well […]

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Georgina Georgiu

Filed in Guest Blogs by on February 5, 2012 0 Comments
Georgina Georgiu

It’s that time of the year for New Year Resolutions and perhaps a new you? Our latest featured Guest Blog is Georgina Georgiu from Pure Beauty Spa. NewinZurich: Georgina, tell us a little bit about yourself and how new you are to Zurich. Georgina: I moved to Zurich last November so strictly speaking I am not ‘New […]

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