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Silvesterlauf Zurich – A Winter Fun Run Through The City

Silvesterlauf Zurich – A Winter Fun Run Through The City

Silvesterlauf Zurich – A Winter Fun Run Through The City The “Silvesterlauf Zurich” is the annual December fun run through Zurich which usually takes place on the second Sunday in December. You can register online to take part (for 2018 the registrations close on 9th December). Even if you don’t fancy running, it is also […]

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Christmas Shopping Sundays in Zurich – Sonntagsverkauf Zurich

Filed in Christmas, Shopping, Things To Do, What's On by on November 28, 2018 1 Comment
Christmas Shopping Sundays in Zurich – Sonntagsverkauf Zurich

. Christmas Shopping Sundays Zurich 2018   Normally in Zurich all shops are shut on a Sunday and if you want to shop your main port of call is Zurich Airport, where all the shops are open 365 days a year or Migros or Coop at Zurich Hauptbahnhof, Coop at Stadelhofen or some of the […]

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The Perfect Lentil Daal

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The Perfect Lentil Daal

The Perfect Lentil Daal Vegan / Vegetarian Recipe Serves 2 – 3 This daal was served to me recently by friends and I loved it so much I asked for the recipe. Here it is: Ingredients 1 chopped medium onion 1 chopped small hot chilli 2 chopped cloves garlic ½ cup peanut oil (or other […]

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Photos of Illuminarium – Zurich’s Best Free Winter Festival

Photos of Illuminarium – Zurich’s Best Free Winter Festival

  Photos of Illuminarium – Zurich’s Best Free Winter Festival Photos of Illuminarium Zurich 2018 One of the finest Winter attractions in Zurich has got to be the Illuminarium in the courtyard of the Landesmuseum – the Swiss National Museum. Located just a stone’s throw from the main station, it’s a beautiful festival and (for […]

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Chez Vrony at the Widder Hotel Zurich

Filed in Restaurants, Things To Do, What's On by on November 7, 2018 0 Comments
Chez Vrony at the Widder Hotel Zurich

Chez Vrony at the Widder Hotel Zurich For those of you who haven’t yet ventured to Zermatt to visit the legendary “Chez Vrony” Restaurant”, it’s much, much easier this year! This Winter the Widder Hotel is playing host to Chez Vrony right in the centre of Zurich. The Widder Hotel has a special “Winter Menu” […]

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Nespresso Gourmet Weeks Switzerland November 2018

Nespresso Gourmet Weeks Switzerland November 2018

Nespresso Gourmet Weeks Switzerland November 2018 Once again Nespresso are running their hugely successful “Gourmet Weeks” for 2018. Taking place this year for the sixth time from 4th – 25th November 2018, Nespresso Gourmet lunches and dinners can be enjoyed at 25 fabulous restaurants throughout Switzerland. Gourmet Meals at a Very Special Price It is […]

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On The Wine Trail at Scheiblhofer Vineyards with Mövenpick

Filed in Things To Do, Travel, Wine & Wine Tasting by on November 4, 2018 0 Comments
On The Wine Trail at Scheiblhofer Vineyards with Mövenpick

On The Wine Trail at Scheiblhofer Vineyards with Mövenpick Beautiful Burgenland Austria If you’ve never been to Burgenland in Austria you’ve got a surprise in store when you visit. This beautifully scenic area to the east of Vienna is stunning! The capital of Burgenland is Eisenstadt, with the baroque palace of Schloss Esterházy, a popular […]

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What’s On In Zurich Early November 2018 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Early November 2018 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Early November 2018 Onwards JAZZNOJAZZ MUSIC FESTIVAL 31st OCTOBER – 3rd NOVEMBER: There’s more than just jazz at the JAZZNOJAZZ music festival taking place in Zurich on now until 3rd November. See the program here and book your tickets before they sell out.  4 COURSE TRUFFLE MENU RESTAURANT FALKEN KÜSNACHT 2nd […]

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Highlights From a Trip To The Schwarzwald Germany

Filed in Things To Do, Travel by on October 31, 2018 0 Comments
Highlights From a Trip To The Schwarzwald Germany

Highlights From a Trip To the Schwarzwald Germany The Schwarzwald or Black Forest as it’s perhaps better known in English, is located in South Western Germany. It’s a beautiful mountainous region with dense, dark, evergreen forests, with picturesque villages dotted all over. Just three or four hours away from Zurich, it has so much to […]

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Autumn Glory at Blausee Switzerland

Autumn Glory at Blausee Switzerland

 Autumn Glory at Blausee Switzerland One of the most beautiful places in Switzerland surely has to be Blausee. When I first wrote about it back in 2012 it seemed at the time a bit of a “hidden gem”. However, over the intervening years it has become a very popular hotspot. Instagram has most probably played a […]

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