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Top Zurich Craft Beers

Top Zurich Craft Beers

. Top Zurich Craft Beers Craft Beer Craze in Zurich – Our Top Beers!   Craft beer is here to stay in Zurich. Across Switzerland, small local breweries are starting up and supplying the Zurich market with rare beers for any taste. From Graubünden to Engadine to Winterthur. Craft beer is an up and coming […]

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Small Plates and Great Taste at Münsterhof Restaurant Zurich

Small Plates and Great Taste at Münsterhof Restaurant Zurich

.  Small Plates and Great Taste at Münsterhof Restaurant Zurich .   The newly renovated car-free zone of the Münsterhof in the heart of Zurich is both inviting and charming. After the extensive road works which have seen the square turned from a car park into an attractive pedestrian only zone, the area next to […]

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Expat Expo Zurich

Expat Expo Zurich

Expat Expo Zurich Sunday 4th September 2016 11am – 5pm The Expat Expo is in Zurich again on Sunday 4th September. It’s the perfect place for expats and English-speakers to find out what businesses and services are available specifically for them. As well as businesses from Zurich, the whole of Switzerland is represented and especially […]

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Honey Scones

Filed in Food and Drink by on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
Honey Scones

. Honey Scones Makes 10-15 scones depending on size   To me, there is nothing like tucking into a delicious afternoon tea. Hot tea brewing in your favourite mug with the faint smell of baking in the oven. In my mind nothing can compare to it. One of the greatest sensations for me is to […]

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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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Alpabzug – Cows Descending the Mountain in Elm, Engelberg, Flumserberg, Brigels, Urnasch…

Filed in Children, Swiss Festivals, Travel by on September 13, 2012 5 Comments
Alpabzug – Cows Descending the Mountain in Elm, Engelberg, Flumserberg, Brigels, Urnasch…

Fancy going to watch an Alpabzug or Alpine procession with all the cows coming down the mountains? It’s around this time of year that the cows make their way down the mountains having spent the Summer months up on the Alpine pastures. The villagers get ready to greet them by dressing in traditional costumes and […]

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Five Small Lakes to Visit in Switzerland 

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Five Small Lakes to Visit in Switzerland 

Five Small Lakes to Visit in Switzerland  Whether you are looking for a place to go swimming in the summer or hiking in the autumn and spring, there are plenty of small lakes for every activity. Greifensee Situated to the east of Zurich in the Glatt Valley, the Greifensee is a smaller, quieter lake for […]

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Looking for a photography course? Special NewInZurich Offer at ViewFinder!

Filed in Special Offers, Things To Do by on September 5, 2012 0 Comments
Looking for a photography course? Special NewInZurich Offer at ViewFinder!

Looking for a photography course that’s in English with a friendly and helpful company? Look no further than ViewFinder Center for Photography, based in Winterthur a short train ride from Zurich HB. They’ve teamed up with NewInZurich to offer our readers a special promomtional code giving 20% discount off their DSLR 1-2-3 package beginner’s photography […]

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Forchbahn 100 Years Celebration in Pictures

Forchbahn 100 Years Celebration in Pictures

Well if you didn’t manage to make it to the Forchbahn 100 years celebrations here are some photos of what you missed!  There were free rides on Forchbahn carriages of all eras, a “Christening ceremony for a Forchbahn”, pig racing (N.B. the photo just shows the exhausted piglets catching up on some sleep after the […]

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