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.
‘Jungkunst’ celebrates its 10 year anniversary with a unique container exhibition. Old, used containers were selected from Basel habour and brought to Katharina-Sulzer-Platz in Winterthur to host a multitude of artists over the 4 week period. One of the containers has even been converted into a bar!
Are you ready? The Zurich Film Festival began in October 2005 and became firmly established upon the national and international festival landscape within a very short period of time. The festival has been growing in leaps and bounds with about 79'000 visitors attending the screenings in 2014.
A while ago I entered a competition on some site to win a week's worth of meals from Vidi's Kocktuete, based in Zurich. I chose the 2 meat and 1 veg meal option which catered for 4 people per meal. I was thoroughly impressed with the packaging. In the fabulous Vidi's shopping bag were all [...]
Every month one of the local expatters hosts a book swap. Now, if you haven’t heard of it before you’re going to be excitedly signing up for the next one! As most of us when you first get to Switzerland, you'll notice the crazy prices of books here, especially English books, and so its great [...]