The Lorzensaal plays host to the Expat Expo again this year, on Sunday April 2. The expo may be aimed at the English speaking community of Switzerland but all are welcome to see what the expat and local community has to offer! This year exhibitors include The British Cheese Centre (I highly recommend the smoked [...]
An advantage of InterNations is the many groups that one can join – from sporting activities, going to movies or, as recently, having a chance to practice speaking German. With the new group consul appointed recently, there’s now a chance to go to daytime convo and chat meet-ups, great for non-working folk (like me) and [...]
Christmas is just around the corner, and it all kicks off on November 21! Starting with the opening of the annual Christkindlimarkt at Zurich Main Station, 150 cabins filled with everything from tea and trinkets to handmade wooden toys and the finest of Swiss traditional foods – raclette and glühwein to keep you warm and [...]
For this year’s Street Parade, I joined a photo walk organised by professional photographer Karl Neilson through glocals.com. I had lots of und meeting new people also interested in photography and having someone along to laugh and amuse about the characters at the parade! There were some rather questionable ensembles ….
One thing I love about the coffee group that I've joined is that I am getting a chance to visit cafes and restaurants I hadn't been to yet. This week we met at Cafe Felix am Bellevue. I've heard about Felix but for some reason never got round to going there even though I'm in [...]