While skiing in the Swiss Alps, it occurred to me how technology has changed since my childhood. Most traditional ski lifts have been replaced by high-speed...
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
In these tough economic times, Switzerland has found a new way to capitalize on its mountains and put dozens of people back to work...
Apart from like everywhere, luxury can also be found in unusual places in Switzerland. These clever one-way mirror toilets are not your average potty, but they sure stand out from the crowd! More common are public bathrooms in major train stations called Mc Clean: For a fare of roughly 2 bucks, you get to sit […]
Once every 3 years, the entire city of Zurich shuts down to make space for my favorite festival ever: Züri Fäscht! As you can imagine, I will be there to watch the various air shows and fireworks, to eat the good food, and to simply have a great time! The weather forecast is calling for a heatwave, so […]