Articles Tagged ‘Zurich’

Dreaming of the Swiss Winter Wonderland?

Dreaming of the Swiss Winter Wonderland? January 8, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Couldn’t make it to Switzerland this year during one of the heaviest snow falls in decades sticking right down to the shores of Lake Geneva (Lac Leman in French) as well as all the other gorgeous lakes in Switzerland? Well, it was unusual this year as you will see in this gorgeous slide show from Swissinfo.ch....

10th Annual New Year Magic in Zurich: the Largest New Year’s Eve Party in Switzerland!

10th Annual New Year Magic in Zurich: the Largest New Year’s Eve Party in Switzerland! December 22, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
After weeks of Holiday festivities, concerts, Christmas Markets and fairytale-like décor in the medieval as well as the modern sections of Zurich, the Grande Finale is coming up soon! The much anticipated New Year Magic city-center enormous party and New Years’ celebration which is famous for its...

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow…and you can know before you go!

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow…and you can know before you go! December 11, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Switzerland Tourism, online known as myswitzerland.com has a Swiss Snow Report App for your iPhone, iPodtouch, and iPad and it’s free from the iTunes App Store. The Swiss Snow Report App has more than just the snow conditions but also live cams and Swiss ski trail maps with ski levels indicated so...

Do you wanna dance? Go MAD!

Do you wanna dance? Go MAD! November 13, 2010 | Nightlife | Read More
Image courtesy of  the City of Lausanne Once a warehouse, the Iconic (and sometimes a bit wild) MAD Private Lausanne Dance Club is in the trendy Flon neighborhood, a former industrial area and reputed street of prostitution.  The Flon has only been renovated in recent years but has received a...

Bargaining in Switzerland: Are you kidding?

Bargaining in Switzerland: Are you kidding? September 9, 2010 | What's New | Read More
I have to admit that although living in gorgeous, well-organized, incredibly hygienic and most civilized Switzerland is an idyllic lifestyle, I do miss some of the shopping customs in other countries that I’ve been to. And that includes bargaining with the locals. My first lessons in haggling were...

An Event to Celebrate Wherever You Are: The Swiss National Day August 1

An Event to Celebrate Wherever You Are: The Swiss National Day August 1 July 28, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Geneva displays Swiss pride: image courtesy of malias, flickr Happy Birthday Switzerland and to all the 100’000s of Swiss who live all around the world! Solid red square flags with a white cross will be flying everywhere on Sunday. Every public and private building as well as homes and chalets...