While researching German language schools in Zurich, we realized that there are different approaches and models, resulting in various quality levels...
About Dimitri Burkhard
As the founder, editor and community manager of Newly Swissed, Dimitri owns the strategic vision. He is passionate about storytelling and is a member of the Swiss Travelwriters Club.
Dimitri loves discovering new trends and covers architecture, design, start-ups and tourism.
Entries by Dimitri Burkhard
So I stumbled upon a cool blog called A Nation a Day, which features a soccer fan from a different nation each day during the World Cup. Below is the photo of Swiss fan "Andy", taken on June 16 after Switzerland beat Spain. At this point, I cannot wait to see the picture of a […]
"May I use your handy?" If you have lived in Switzerland long enough, you will have undoubtedly come across this question... It is a perfect example of a Swiss anglicism, or short: Swinglish"!
Switzerland's not too distant future sees no more physical mail whatsoever. Even though Swiss Post already offers a scan-to-inbox service today, it is still a luxury for most households. But as subscriber rates increase and mail delivery becomes increasingly expensive due to fuel and labor costs, this service is set to expand. Europe's increasingly privatized […]
You would not expect an expansive Chinese garden in a small country like Switzerland. However, crouching behind a massive wall in the Seefeld neighborhood is a hidden gem that should be on anyone's list of Zürich sightseeing spots! Touted as one of the highest ranking temple gardens of its kind outside of China, it was […]
We feel that it is our duty to let you know about what is trending on the web. Therefore, we want to ensure that you are part of the "in-crowd" the next time you hang out at your local Wifi hotspot. These days, it is all about customization, so people everywhere are adding some cool […]
Fresh off the billboards of Switzerland, here is the latest series of advertisements that are noteworthy!
What's better than enjoying a bucket list experience in the mountains of Switzerland? Sharing a glimpse of it with loved ones by sending them a postcard...
We're back from our mission to collect the funniest, most hilarious town names of Switzerland! Clarification: The tour was virtual, involving a keyboard...