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Royal treatment in Lugano: Hotel Splendide Royal

Royal treatment in Lugano: Hotel Splendide Royal

. Royal treatment in Lugano: Hotel Splendide Royal Lugano   Lucky for guests, the Hotel Splendide Royal, a five-star neo-classical grande dame in a prime location along Lake Lugano’s promenade, has changed little in its 130-year history. Stunning views, magnificent rooms, impeccable service and a first-class restaurant are just the beginning. Royal Connections Converted from […]

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Schön & Gut Market Oerlikon

Schön & Gut Market Oerlikon

. Schön & Gut Market Oerlikon 12th – 14th May 2017   The first edition of Schön und Gut will take place at the Fabrikhalle 622 in Oerklion, Zurich from the 12th to the 14th of May. With a familiar street-like atmosphere, there will be around ten street food sellers and over 150 different vendors […]

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Fashion Hotel Kameha Grand Zurich Spring 2017

Fashion Hotel Kameha Grand Zurich Spring 2017

. Fashion Hotel Kameha Grand Zurich Spring 2017    From 31st March – 2nd April   Yes, the Fashion Hotel is back in Zurich for a new Spring edition! This time it’s taking place at the wonderful Kameha Grand Hotel where some of the hotel bedrooms will be transformed so as to display lots of […]

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Expovina Primavera Spring Wine Fair Zurich

Expovina Primavera Spring Wine Fair Zurich

  Expovina Primavera  Spring Wine Fair Zurich 28th March – 4th April 2019   Spring Wine Tasting from 28th March till 4th April 2019 If you’re a wine lover there is a great event coming up at the end of March and into early April. The Expovina Primavera Spring wine fair Zurich is organised by […]

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Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

This weekend we visited Atzmännig ski resort for the first time. Having lived in Zurich some time now, and skied widely across the Graubunden resorts, as well as in Hoch Ybrig, Flumserberg and in the French part of Switzerland, I can’t believe it’s taken so long to discover this bijou little resort right on our doorstep! And what […]

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Pure Beauty Spa – New in Zurich New Year, New You?

Pure Beauty Spa – New in Zurich  New Year, 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 a while ago so strictly speaking I am not ‘New in Zurich’, but the business, Pure Beauty Spa, is! My sister, Alexandra, and I are partners […]

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Living In Zurich – Courses and Workshops for Newcomers

Living In Zurich – Courses and Workshops for Newcomers

Living in Zurich – Courses and Workshops for Newcomers to Zurich When you first arrive in Zurich it’s really helpful to find out as much as possible about the city – how the public transport system works, how to dispose of rubbish correctly, where and what to recycle, what’s on and where. Books such as […]

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New Speeding Laws in Switzerland from 1st January 2013

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New Speeding Laws in Switzerland from 1st January 2013

Photo © Ellie Libertine From 1st January 2013 strict new laws came into force against drivers who speed excessively. This follows an initiative by a Swiss pressure group called RoadCross who have been campaigning for some time against speeding on Swiss roads. Speeding Excessively is defined as: driving at 70 km or more in a […]

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Social Media Marketing in Zurich – Ashley Ringger of Set Sails Media

Social Media Marketing in Zurich – Ashley Ringger of Set Sails Media

Some of you missed the recent article we wrote about Ashley Ringger of Set Sails Media, so as it is the beginning of the New Year and some of you have expressed an interest in wanting to learn more about Social Media for your job or for your business,  why not read what Ashley Ringger of Set Sails […]

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Skiing in Flumserberg

Skiing in Flumserberg

  Photo courtesy of Flumserberg.ch Skiing in Flumserberg   From November to March it’s often quite misty and foggy in Zurich, but up above the clouds in the mountains it’s often lovely and sunny. There is even a phrase “unten grau, oben blau” which roughly translates as “grey down below and blue on top” and […]

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