Heididorf Maienfeld - Heidi House

There’s a real-life Heidi village for all the fans: Heididorf Maienfeld

Confession: I used to secretly judge those who'd visited Heididorf in Maienfeld. But much to my surprise, it is a place to learn about Swiss history.
Gypsy Rose Speakeasy in Zürich

Hidden in plain sight: the Gypsy Rose Speakeasy Bar in Zürich

We're going to let the cat out of the bag: Gypsy Rose is Zürich's very first speakeasy bar! Hidden in plain sight, this bar also offers burlesque...
Zumthor Vacation Homes in Leis, SwitzerlandDominik Gehl

A rare look at Peter Zumthor architecture in Grisons

Graubünden is a veritable hot spot for archilovers thanks to the landmark Peter Zumthor architecture. I had access to three of his buildings.
The Alpina Gstaad - View from the Pool

The Alpina Gstaad: could it be the best five-star hotel in Switzerland?

As is usual before checking into any hotel, I've done my research about The Alpina Gstaad. And I found an overwhelming number of...
Zürich Limmat River in February

EAT, PLAY, ROVE in the footsteps of our favorite Zürich zealot

Geographically speaking, Zürich has limits. But the possibilities for exploring seem endless. How to choose if you’re in town for a quick getaway?
Platzspitzbaby Movie (2020)

Our review of the “Platzspitzbaby” movie ("Needle Park Baby")

This unbelievable story is based on an autobiography that caused quite a stir when it was first published. It's set in Zürich's drug scene.
White Turf St. Moritz 2020 - Flat Race 9.2.20

Have you wondered what White Turf in St. Moritz is about?

It's not that we needed a reason to visit St. Moritz, but an invitation to the annual White Turf horse races surely fit the bill...
Lewa Savanne Zoo Zürich

Opening soon: the Lewa Savanna at Zoo Zürich

Lewa Savanne is the latest puzzle piece in the masterplan of Zoo Zürich. The African savanna enclosure houses more than a dozen...
Selfiehouse Zürich - M-Budget Cottage Cheese

So we've tried the interactive #Selfiehouse in Zürich

Zürich has a fun new attraction and we were the guinea pigs to try it out! The #Selfiehouse inside Europaallee is a temporary pop-up installation...