Switzerland

Neue Raüme 13 Zurich – Interior Design Inspiration

Neue Raüme 13 Zurich – Interior Design Inspiration

  Just after the doors have closed on Blickfang, a new interior design event called Neue Raüme 13 opens in Zurich. It takes place from 27th November to 1st December 2013 in the ABB Halls in Oerlikon. Hosting over 100 Swiss and international exhibitors showcasing their latest designs in the field of interiors, textiles and […]

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Slow Train to Switzerland by Diccon Bewes

Filed in Books, Guest Blogs, Switzerland, Travel by on October 30, 2013 0 Comments
Slow Train to Switzerland by Diccon Bewes

Diccon Bewes, author of the Financial Times book of the year and best-selling “Swiss Watching” and “Swisscellany”, has written a new book which has just been launched. Diccon kindly took time out of his busy schedule to catch up with NewInZurich and tell us a little bit about the new book “Slow Train to Switzerland”. […]

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Big Pintenfritz Grindelwald – Longest Toboggan Ride in Europe

Filed in Family, Sports, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Things To Do by on October 24, 2013 2 Comments
Big Pintenfritz Grindelwald – Longest Toboggan Ride in Europe

Big Pintenfritz Grindelwald – Longest Toboggan Ride in Europe Love tobogganing? Then you might very well be interested in the longest toboggan ride in the whole of Switzerland? What’s more is that Big Pintenfritz is also the longest toboggan ride in the whole of Europe! Scenic Toboggan Run This snowy downhill adventure starts at the Faulhorn […]

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Switzerland – A Very Happy and Very Competitive Country

Filed in Switzerland, What's On by on September 23, 2013 0 Comments
Switzerland – A Very Happy and Very Competitive Country

According to two reports out this month, Switzerland ranks third in the world as the most “happy country” to live in after Norway and Denmark and it also ranks as the “most competitive country” for the 5th year on the trot. The World Happiness Report which ranked Switzerland third was complied by the UN Sustainable […]

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Photos of Cow Parades Alpabfahrts & Alpabzüge

Photos of Cow Parades Alpabfahrts & Alpabzüge

  Photos of Cow Parades Alpabfahrts & Alpabzüge It’s that time of year when the cows come down the mountains after a long Summer enjoying the pastures on high. There is huge anticipation and a great atmosphere as crowds gather round to welcome the cows back into the fold. Children and adults alike are dressed […]

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Swiss National Day August 1st – Happy Birthday Switzerland!

Swiss National Day August 1st – Happy Birthday Switzerland!

If it’s your first time in Switzerland for August 1st you’re in for a treat. You may have noticed the shop windows overdosing on red and white for the past month and you can find the Swiss flag on almost everything from a paper napkin to t shirts to mugs and cow bells (now’s quite […]

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