Welcome to the NewInZurich Team


Christina Fryer






I’m Christina Fryer and editor of Together with a team of writers and photographers we write about events and happenings in and around Zurich that interest us – and hopefully interest you too! We love exploring Zurich and enjoy travelling further afield as well. We often leave the city and we’d like to take you along on the journey with us. We hope you enjoy the information and do feel free to “subscribe to blog” for regular updates.



Geoff Pegler photographer





Geoff Pegler

is a semi-pro photographer based in Zürich with over 10 years experience of commissions / assignments covering a wide range of subjects including landscapes, sports, cultural events, weddings and corporate events. As our main photographer he covers many events, concerts and festivals in and around Zurich. His amazing photos of  Sechseläuten and Art On Ice are testimony to his technical abilities and talent and have attracted praise from many of our readers. Geoff is originally from the UK and since 2010 he has been the official photographer for Miss World Pole Sport and Fitness as well as taking photos for Miss Swiss Pole Fitness and Miss UK Pole Dance.

His website is


lorenzo borghi photographer






Lorenzo Borghi

has contributed fabulous photos to illustrate key articles for NewInZurich, the latest being the beautiful photos he captured of the Partial Solar Eclipse. Lorenzo is an Italian freelance photographer based in Zurich. He has worked with National Geogrphic Traveler Russia, the Russian Consulate in Zurich, Matrajoschka Educational Center Switzerland and Visit Ghent. His website is

Carmen Sirboiu






Carmen Sirboiu

Carmen is moved to Zurich from Romania in 2007 with her husband and 2 children. She has a BA in Marketing and previously worked for an Advertising Agency and a well known FMCG company  She loves travelling and discovering new places, cultures and meeting new people. Photography is her passion because it allows her to capture the beauty of the world and share it with others. When she is not out taking photos, she spends time reading, learning German or working on her craft projects.



Clive Greaves Zurich






Clive Greaves

is a retired teacher from ICS International School and a passionate Zurich aficionado. A font of knowledge regarding the history of Zurich and always eager to find out more. In his spare time Clive is a volunteer taxi driver for TIXI.

Jennifer lisle Zurich






Jennifer Lisle

is a freelance writer living in Zurich. Her work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal and Elle magazine, among many others.


Ludmila Mitula

is a Polish national living in Zurich. After studying journalism in Warsaw and Dallas she is now working freelance in Zurich. She has written for the Winterthurer Zeitung and the Glattaler and enjoys writing about news, fashion and beauty.

Jan de Boer






Jan de Boer

A graduate of the International Community School in Zurich, Jan is a student at the University of York in England but has lived in Switzerland for over 10 years. He has written extensively for both school and other media for over 6 years and is currently Comment Editor at the award-winning student publication Nouse. He is passionate about the rich history of Zurich and directing tourists and residents alike to off the beat beautiful places in the city.

Contributing Writers

Caitlin Krause writer for






Caitlin Krause

is a mindfulness consultant, international speaker, writer, and global educator, passionate about learning and interactive expressive technologies. Currently working hands-on with various educational projects related to writing, mindfulness, creativity, compassion, and learning. Caitlin speaks at global conferences about topics related to mindfulness in schools, empathy, and writing.


Claudia Kaufmann writer
Claudia Kaufmann

moved to Zürich from Adelaide, Australia in January 2015 with her Swiss husband. When not exploring her new home or trying to navigate Swiss culture she enjoys hiking, reading and discovering local craft beers. After completing a Bachelor of International Studies at the University of Adelaide and a Master of Arts (Journalism) at the University of South Australia, she is now embarking on a freelance writing career.
If you are interested in writing for us please see here.

Zurich in the Spring



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