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Freestyle.ch, Zurich Film Festival, Pumpkins & Slow Up

Freestyle.ch, Zurich Film Festival, Pumpkins & Slow Up

Freestyle.ch, Zurich Film Festival, Pumpkins & Slow Up It’s been an Indian Summer here in Zurich recently and if you missed what was on last weekend here are some of our highlights. As well as the sunshine there were lots of events. See below for photos of Cate Blanchett at the Peter Linbergh exhibition at […]

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Cashmere in Zurich for a great cause: Luxe4Education

Cashmere in Zurich for a great cause: Luxe4Education

Cashmere in Zurich for a great cause: Luxe4Education  Luxe4Education is a great charity initiative devised by Marie Longin as a way of helping blind Chinese orphans get education through the sale of luxury cashmere. Marie set up Luxe4Education with this aim in mind, after living in Shanghai and starting a foster home there to provide […]

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Max Chocolatier opens Globus Bellevue Zurich – Win choccies!

Max Chocolatier opens Globus Bellevue Zurich – Win choccies!

Max Chocolatier opens Globus Bellevue Zurich – Win choccies! For those chocolate fans amongst you, we’ve got some very special news. Max Chocolatier, a small family-run chocolate maker from Lucerne is opening in Zurich!  Max Chocolatier produces Swiss, handmade chocolate that is 100% natural and unique, using organic milk and organically grown ingredients. The chocolate […]

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What’s On In and Around Zurich into October 2014

What’s On In and Around Zurich into October 2014

What’s On In and Around Zurich into October 2014 Photo © Jucker Farm Pumpkin Boat Race at the Jucker Farm Saturday 27th September  - it’s pumpkin time at the Jucker Farm and don’t miss this free fun event! See here for full details. Zurich Film Festival  - is taking place from 25th September to 5th October celebrating it’s […]

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Pumpkin Boat Race on Lake Pfäffikon

Pumpkin Boat Race on Lake Pfäffikon

Pumpkin Boat Race on Lake Pfäffikon Photo © Jucker Farm Don’t miss the Pumpkin Regatta at Seegräben on Saturday 27th September! There’s a fun event taking place at the Jucker Farm in Seegräben on Lake Pfäffikon on Saturday 27th September. It’s the annual Pumpkin race across the lake when daring canoeists take to the water in […]

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Gourmesse Zurich – fine wine & food & half price tickets!

Gourmesse Zurich – fine wine & food & half price tickets!

Gourmesse Zurich – fine wine & food & half price tickets!  10th - 13th October 2014 at the Kongresshaus Zurich Photo © Gourmesse The Gourmesse fine food exhibition is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this year in Zurich from 10th – 13th October and it promises to be an exciting event for foodies. This year there will be […]

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What’s On in Zurich End of September 2014 onwards

What’s On in Zurich End of September 2014 onwards

Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September - the Restaurant at the Dolder Grand with 18 Gault-Millau points and 2 Michellin stars is Zurich’s highest rated restaurant and it will play host to this very special gourmet event. Please see here for more information. The Cows are coming down the Mountains – it’s the time of […]

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Zurich Oktoberfest at Bauschänzli & Züri-Wiesn HB

Zurich Oktoberfest at Bauschänzli & Züri-Wiesn HB

Zurich Oktoberfest at Bauschänzli & Züri-Wiesn HB   Photo © Züri-Wiesn You can celebrate Oktoberfest in lots of places this October but there are two main venues in Zurich that stand out. There is the Oktoberfest at Bauschänzli at the top of the Limmat from 10th October to 9th November and another Bierfest starting very soon at […]

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Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland

Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland

Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland Photos © P. Wilders Whatever you want to call them, Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions or Cow Parades – the traditional Swiss custom when the cows come down the mountains is a highlight of Autumn in Switzerland. Not only are they colourful, joyful and fun events, but […]

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Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September

Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September

Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September  Hotel Dolder Grand Zurich   Photo © Hotel Dolder Grand The Restaurant at the Dolder Grand with 18 Gault-Millau points and 2 Michellin stars, is Zurich’s highest rated restaurant and it will play host to the Epicure Gourmet Food Festival from 18th – 21st September. This promises […]

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