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Weltklasse in Zurich 29th August 2013 – Usain Bolt, IAAF Diamond League Athletics at Letzigrund Stadium

Weltklasse in Zurich 29th August 2013 – Usain Bolt, IAAF Diamond League Athletics at Letzigrund Stadium

On 29th August the fastest man in the world, six-time Olympic Champion Usain Bolt will be in Zurich for the Weltklasse 2013. He will be competing at the IAAF Diamond League meeting at the Letzigrund Stadium and this will be his sixth visit to Letzigund. The Weltklasse is not an event to be missed. As […]

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Day(s) of the Open Wine Cellars in German Speaking Switzerland continued … wine tasting on 4th and 5th May too!

Day(s) of the Open Wine Cellars in German Speaking Switzerland continued … wine tasting on 4th and 5th May too!

This May Day Bank Holiday on 1st May was a special day in the calendar of the Vineyards in German speaking Switzerland. Not only did many of the vineyards and cellars open their doors to the public to offer a day of wine tasting, but there was also a feast of traditional Swiss foods on […]

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Expats in Zurich … Guest review of the “Expats” Play

Expats in Zurich … Guest review of the “Expats” Play

NewInZurich friend, Nualan O’Brien,who is an Irish expat living and working in Zurich, has recently been to see the play the “Expats” and here she shares her views of the play. The play is directed by Barbara Weber and is based on a collation of interviews with Expats about their experiences of living in Switzerland […]

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Zurich Marathon 2013 exciting, cold and record-breaking! Geneva Marathon coming soon….

Zurich Marathon 2013 exciting, cold and record-breaking! Geneva Marathon coming soon….

  Winner of 11th Zurich Marathon Tadesse Abraham, Photo © Geoff Pegler This Sunday 7th April the 11th Zurich Marathon and 10km City Run took place and it was one of the coldest on record with temperatures between just 3 and 6 degrees. Well done and congratulations to all who braved the chilly weather and participated. A special congratulations […]

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Grafik 13 – Swiss Graphic Design Exhibition at Maag Halle

Grafik 13 – Swiss Graphic Design Exhibition at Maag Halle

Did you visit Grafik 13 this weekend?  It started on Friday and finished on Sunday and was an opportunity to celebrate the best of Swiss Graphic Design.  As well as a huge display of arts of work from all over Switzerland, there were also artists creating new ones there and then. One of my favourites […]

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Salon du Chocolat The Catwalk – a marriage of Chocolate and Fashion – Video and photos

Salon du Chocolat The Catwalk – a marriage of Chocolate and Fashion – Video and photos

Photo © Geoff Pegler More chocolate!  After witnessing the making of the Sprungli and Christa de Carouge chocolate dress it was even more amazing to see it coming to life at the Salon du Chocolat on the catwalk.  Along with the other eleven creations by renowned chocolatiers and designers the fashion show brought a different […]

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