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Carona – a Hidden Gem in the Ticino

Carona – a Hidden Gem in the Ticino

 . Carona – a Hidden Gem in the Ticino   If you love the sun and the warm Mediterranean vibes of Ticino, chances are that you’ve already visited Lugano, Locarno or Ascona. However, there are many more beautiful destinations in the Ticino area which are just waiting to be discovered. With the new Gotthard Tunnel […]

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The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

. The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke in Zurich!   On Monday 24th April 2017 the Böögg stood innocently on his pyre in the middle of Sechselaeutenplatz as the crowd gathered round slowly but surely until the whole of the surrounding are was packed. There was hardly breathing space on this half day holiday in […]

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What’s On in Zurich Late April 2017 Onwards

What’s On in Zurich Late April 2017 Onwards

. What’s On in Zurich Late April 2017 Onwards     Photo credit Geoff Pegler There’s been both snow and sunshine almost simultaneously in Zurich this week so it will be interesting to discover the Böögg’s forecast for Summer 2017. Next Monday shortly after 6pm we will all find out. For more information about Zurich’s traditional Sechselaeuten celebrations […]

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Dance Musical Soy de Cuba in Zurich and Basel

Dance Musical Soy de Cuba in Zurich and Basel

Basel Photo credit_philippe_fretault. Dance Musical Soy de Cuba in Zurich and Basel 28th April 2017 at the Kongresshaus Zürich and 21st April in Basel     If you love Latin dancing and want to be transported to the hot fiery clubs in Havanna, you don’t need to leave Switzerland – simply go along to either […]

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Guide to Best Cafés in Zurich

Filed in Coffee, Food and Drink, Switzerland, Things To Do by on April 14, 2017 2 Comments
Guide to Best Cafés in Zurich

    . Guide to Best Cafés in Zurich ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️ ☕️      There are many things that constitute a good café and Zurich has a great selection of different styles of coffee houses to suit a myriad of tastes. As well as good coffee, an interesting […]

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Celebrating Brunch in Zurich at the Marriott Hotel Zurich

Celebrating Brunch in Zurich at the Marriott Hotel Zurich

. Celebrating Brunch in Zurich at the Marriott Hotel Zurich   A Sunday brunch in Zurich makes for a great weekend outing in Zurich for all the family. It’s also a good opportunity to meet up with friends and relax. There are many places offering brunch in Zurich these days and there is a really great […]

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Hotel Schweizerhof Bern – Luxury Hotel of the Year

Hotel Schweizerhof Bern – Luxury Hotel of the Year

. Hotel Schweizerhof Bern – Luxury Hotel of the Year   Hotel Schweizerhof – Bern’s Oldest Hotel The stately and elegant Schweizerhof, Bern’s oldest and, in some ways, most “Swiss” hotel, got a facelift in recent years, and this Spring, NewInZurich paid a visit. Built in 1857, before Bern had a train station, the hotel, […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid April 2017

What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid April 2017

. What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid April 2017     Zurich is really getting into the Food Festival movement – so check out the posts below. As well as food there’s lots more on in the city over the coming weeks – and of course don’t forget Sechselaeuten which is coming up very […]

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Street Food Festivals in Switzerland 2017

Street Food Festivals in Switzerland 2017

. Street Food Festivals in Switzerland 2017     After the recent Street Food Festival at Zurich Hauptbahnhof in March, there’s one on in Seefeld Zurich right now – this time focusing on Hot Dogs and another this weekend all about beer!  The Zurich Food Street scene is booming – but the phenomenon is not […]

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Urban Bike Festival Zurich

Urban Bike Festival Zurich

. Urban Bike Festival Zurich 7th – 9th April 2017   The Urban Bike Festival is taking place in Zurich once again from 7th – 9th April 2017. It’s easy to get to as it’s very close to Hardbrücke train station, in the area around Schiffbau and Turbinenplatz. As well as offering an expo where […]

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