Luzern: Blue Balls Festival

Luzern’s annual music festival takes place this year from 21 – 29 July at the KKL near the train station. This year’s artists include, Macy Gray, Walking on cars, Xavier Naidoo, Peter Doherty and many more! Tickets sell out fast, so be sure to book yours on www.starticket.ch now before its all sold out! Read More

Beauty box review: Sophistiqué.

The SOPHISTIQUÉ beauty box launched recently offering five high-end quality cosmetic products in original or travel size.  The box that it comes in is lovely, with the products nestled between two silky pillows along with the info booklet and a welcome card.

Unlike Pink Box and similar monthly beauty boxes, this quarterly luxury box costs CHF75.00. Here’s what I thought of the contents: img_2156 Read More

Rapperswil: Blues’n’Jazz Festival

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 is no exception. Whilst enjoying the great music, visitors can stroll along the lakeside promenade, indulge in the variety of food and drink on offer at the market stalls and explore picturesque town of Rapperswil.

For more info and the detailed program: www.bluesnjazz.ch

Christmas village: Zurich Bellevue

IMG_5263The 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. Read More