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Winter Horse Racing and Squirrel Trail Arosa Switzerland

Winter Horse Racing and Squirrel Trail Arosa Switzerland

. Winter Horse Racing and Squirrel Trail Arosa Switzerland   Last Sunday if you were in Arosa you might have come across “Pferderennen auf Schnee” or horse racing in the snow. This day of horse racing in the snow marked the opening of the 2017 turf season and continues a Swiss tradition of horse racing in […]

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Coffee Festival Kaufleuten Zurich

Coffee Festival Kaufleuten Zurich

. Coffee Festival Kaufleuten Zurich Friday 3rd February 2017   Love coffee? Then why not head down to the Coffee Friday, Coffee Festival which is taking place in Kaufleuten on 3rd February 2017. It all takes place from 10am to 8pm and what’s even better is that it’s free of charge! Your nostrils will be […]

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Discovering the Port Producing Area of the Douro

Discovering the Port Producing Area of the Douro

    Discovering the Port Producing Area of the Douro If the cold January temperatures are getting you down, it’s always good to look forward to the Spring and Summer. If you read part one of our trip to Porto and the Douro Valley, you may remember we experienced wonderful warm sunny weather when we visited Porto in Portugal […]

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What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late January 2017

What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late January 2017

. What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late January 2017    Photos by Carmen Sirboiu It’s so cold in Zurich even the fountains have frozen over! Here are some ideas for things to do this week and beyond. We also have a Photo Contest running on our Facebook Page and a delicious Chocolate, Wine, Port and Whisky Tasting […]

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Vintage Travel by Tram

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Things To Do, Travel by on August 25, 2012 0 Comments
Vintage Travel by Tram

Did you know that the “VHF”, the Society responsible for historic Forchbahn trams, run monthly public journeys in vintage trams along the “Route 21” line, a variant of the Forchbahn route, from the Tram Museum in Burgwies to Esslingen?  Today, Saturday August 25th is one of those days when the vintage trams will be out and […]

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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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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 […]

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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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