What to do during the Coronavirus Lockdown in Switzerland

11 creative ways to survive the Coronavirus lockdown

We live in exceptional times. We get to be heroes and save lives in the most millennial way possible: by staying at home and binge-watching Netflix!
Swiss License Plate - ZH 1000

21 fresh and intriguing facts about Switzerland

Our statistics show that blog posts listing interesting facts about Switzerland are among the most popular. From geography to airline sickness bags...
David's Table - Restaurant Opera Zurich

David's Table is a Zürich gourmet experience close to nature

Rightfully so, Zürich has recently been named a top gourmet destination. One of our favorite discoveries is Restaurant Opera by Chef David Krüger...
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.