Recent Posts

Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Filed in Children, Free, Sports, Swiss Festivals, Things To Do by on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Updated for 2018 . Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon 23rd September 2018   Don’t miss the “Slow Up” on Sunday 23rd September 2018. It’s the 15th edition and the route takes you around Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and then on to Schmerikon. It’s 28 km in total and […]

Continue Reading »

Knabenschiessen Zurich

Knabenschiessen Zurich

Updated for 2018 Knabenschiessen Zurich   8th – 1oth September 2018   One of the old traditions in Zurich which still continues today is the shooting contest known as Knabenschiessen. These days it’s open to both boys and girls, though originally it was a “boys only” competition – hence the name “Knaben” or boy. Around 5,000 […]

Continue Reading »

What’s On in Zurich Early September 2016

What’s On in Zurich Early September 2016

. What’s On in Zurich Early September 2016 We’ve had some great weather in Zurich recently and some stunning sunsets so fingers crossed the sunshine continues. In any case there’s plenty on to keep you busy in Zurich come rain or shine. See below for ideas. Exhibition About the Dolder Waldhaus Hotel 1st – 30th […]

Continue Reading »

Werner Bischof’s Stunning Photos Open Bildhalle Gallery

Werner Bischof’s Stunning Photos Open Bildhalle Gallery

Photo copyright Werner Bischof Estate . Black-and-White is the new black: Werner Bischof at Bildhalle   Photo copyright Werner Bischof Estate Werner Bischof’s stunning photos open new Bildhalle Gallery   This is a great exhibit for photo buffs, serious gallery-goers or the simply curious. Werner’s Bischof’s images – a Peruvian flute player on his way […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

Travel Beyond Zurich

Filed in Weather by on July 24, 2012 0 Comments
Travel Beyond Zurich

Travel Beyond Zurich Here at NewInZurich we tend to concentrate on all things Swiss and all things to do with Zurich. However, from your comments and emails we know that many of you are avid travellers. So for those of you looking for some travel inspiration do check out some of our more far flung […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »