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How to Get Your Swiss Driving Licence

Filed in "New In Zurich", Cars, Family, Practical, Switzerland by on August 12, 2017 0 Comments
How to Get Your Swiss Driving Licence

  How to Get Your Swiss Driving Licence Exchanging Your Driving Licence For A Swiss One Drive for up to 12 Months on Your Home Licence You’ve arrived safely in Switzerland and you’ve got your new car and you want to drive it! The good news is that you can drive on your home driving […]

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Food Zurich 2017 – Eating is What Connects Us

Food Zurich 2017 – Eating is What Connects Us

Food Zurich 2017 – Eating is What Connects Us A Gastronomic Adventure   From 7th to 17th September 2017 Food Zurich will be taking place in Zurich – a gastronomic adventure for all to enjoy! There will be a total of 150 food related events taking place in and around Zurich. From traditional Swiss dishes […]

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What’s On In Zurich Mid August 2017

What’s On In Zurich Mid August 2017

  . What’s On In Zurich Mid August 2017   Street Parade 2017 Saturday 12th August come and experience some of the most diverse electro music vibrating through the streets of Zurich on Satruday 12th of August from 1pm to midnight. Street Parade is a fantastic event to let your hair down and join in the fun […]

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Badenfahrt 2017 Switzerland

Badenfahrt 2017 Switzerland

Badenfahrt 2017 Switzerland 18th – 27th August Badenfahrt Takes Place Every 10 Years The city of Baden is just 20 minutes from Zurich and has long been known as a wellness destination, famous for its thermal springs from which it derives its name. Badenfahrt is a special tradition which is synonymous with fun and festivities […]

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Grafik 13 – Swiss Graphic Design Exhibition at Maag Halle

Grafik 13 – Swiss Graphic Design Exhibition at Maag Halle

Did you visit Grafik 13 this weekend?  It started on Friday and finished on Sunday and was an opportunity to celebrate the best of Swiss Graphic Design.  As well as a huge display of arts of work from all over Switzerland, there were also artists creating new ones there and then. One of my favourites […]

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Floating Your Rubber Boat Down River in Zurich

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Family, Things To Do by on March 23, 2013 0 Comments
Floating Your Rubber Boat Down River in Zurich

Floating Your Rubber Boat Down River in Zurich   As the Summer months wear on and everyone in Europe has convinced themselves that the Tropics have moved a dozen degrees further north, people in Zurich have come up with an ingenious way of having fun and keeping cool. With swimming pools packed and the lakeside […]

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Salon du Chocolat The Catwalk – a marriage of Chocolate and Fashion – Video and photos

Salon du Chocolat The Catwalk – a marriage of Chocolate and Fashion – Video and photos

Photo © Geoff Pegler More chocolate!  After witnessing the making of the Sprungli and Christa de Carouge chocolate dress it was even more amazing to see it coming to life at the Salon du Chocolat on the catwalk.  Along with the other eleven creations by renowned chocolatiers and designers the fashion show brought a different […]

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Chocolate Fashion Show at the Salon du Chocolat and the making of a Chocolate Dress

Chocolate Fashion Show at the Salon du Chocolat and the making of a Chocolate Dress

Salon du Chocolat Fashion Show Are you going to the Salon du Chocolat this week?  If so, one of the highlights of the event will be the fashion shows where the models walk down the runway wearing chocolate fashion garments – real couture masterpieces made out of chocolate! At 5pm on the 22nd, 23rd and […]

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Chocolate Bunnies in Zurich… they’re everywhere! In the run up to the Salon du Chocolat in Zurich

Chocolate Bunnies in Zurich… they’re everywhere! In the run up to the Salon du Chocolat in Zurich

Have you noticed that Zurich has become overrun with rabbits?  Wherever you look they’re peering at you from behind shop windows, counter displays, magazine and newspaper advertisements and well, everything and everywhere! First it was the gold Lindt rabbits stacked neatly (Swiss style) in rows upon rows in your local Coop. Then there were the […]

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Mode Suisse at Schiffbau in Zurich – Kazu, Little Black Dress, Ida Gut, Javier Reyes and more

Mode Suisse at Schiffbau in Zurich – Kazu, Little Black Dress, Ida Gut, Javier Reyes and more

There was fashion galore at Schiffbau in Zurich with the Mode Suisse Fashion Showroom and fashion shows. The fashion shows were split into two, featuring Swiss designers Kazu (see photos of her designs above and immediately below), Asandri, Berenik, En Soie, Ginny Lutscher, HEAD Geneve, Ida Gut, Ikou Tschuss, Javier, Reyes, Julian Zigerli, Julie Egli, […]

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