June 29–July 2, 2017 Four days, three stages with Lake Zurich providing a beautiful background; all this and more to be found at the 2017 blues’n’jazz Festival. This year's headline acts are Bob Geldof, Jan Delay and Bernese band Züri West. Along with the Swiss artists, international musicians regularly perform at blues’n’jazz and this year [...]
The Zurich Christmas Village opened on Sechseläutenplatz on November 19, to the delight of the city of Zurich, families and visitors from around the world. On the piazza between Bellevue and the Opera house you will find around 100 enchanting cottages creating a cosy village, inviting you to browse, shop, dine and linger.
Mark your calendars! the next traditional, and equally famous, onion market takes place on Monday 23 November. Get to bed early the Sunday night as the market kicks off at 06:00! The Onion Market (onion market) is the largest market in Bern. Be on the look out for the amazing variety of onion-everything!, from onion braids, onion rings and onion figurines. You’ll also find textiles, jewellery, ceramics and toys.
On Friday after work I joined the lovely @okvillage for drinks and dinner at the lake in my favourite Swiss town, Zug. We got to watch a beautiful sunset before heading to dinner at the yacht club restaurant, Hafenrestaurant, with its lovely patio and fabulous views. Ms Village recommended the Fish and Chips, which i [...]