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Celebrating Fasnacht in Basel Switzerland

Celebrating Fasnacht in Basel Switzerland

   . Celebrating Fasnacht in Basel Switzerland 11th – 13th March 2019 It’s that time of year, with the Christmas festivities over and the January blues behind us, that many town and cities in Switzerland celebrate “Carnival’ or “Fasnacht” prior to the run up to Easter. One of the Top 50 European Festivals Basel Fasnacht […]

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BIG Bang! Reopening of BIG Zurich

Filed in "New In Zurich", Fashion, Women by on February 16, 2017 0 Comments
BIG Bang! Reopening of BIG Zurich

. BIG Bang! Reopening of BIG Zurich   The BIG flagship store in Bahnhofstrasse opened on 16th February 2017 with a BIG Bang! Pink Décor and Flower Power It’s a large, light shop on three floors with brightly coloured collaged pillars and pink staircases. The décor was the inspiration of the Halpern/Halpern design agency with […]

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Daisuke in Davos #DaisukeTakahashi

Daisuke in Davos #DaisukeTakahashi

. . Daisuke in Davos #DaisukeTakahashi   For all Daisuke fans who were not able to see the Art On Ice 2017 show in Davos, here are some photos from the event, with the focus on Daisuke. All photos here have been taken by photographer Geoff Pegler. Sarah Meier   Stephane Lambiel Art On Ice […]

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It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!

It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!

. It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!   St Moritz is a magical place particularly in the snow. Well known for its Winter allure and glamour, this year it is yet again playing host to the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships for a record fifth time! It’s also well known […]

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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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