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Arno Wolf Basel

Who is Arno Wolf? A Story of Young Entrepreneurship

This is a story about dreams, family and coincidence. The Arno Wolf shop in Basel has a wonderful selection of design products, from wooden lamps...
oh! sweetest thing - American Cupcakes in Zürich

Oh! sweetest thing - The Magical Cupcake Wonderland in Zürich

There are a lot of cupcakes out there. But every now and then,…
Konstanz Shopping

A Primer on Shopping and Sightseeing in Konstanz (Germany)

The Lake Constance region has much to offer to Swiss (and non-Swiss) visitors. Swimming, sailing, water sports...
Swiss Underwear

My Bottoms are Covered in Edelweiss

You will never guess what I found yesterday at a Swiss department store! A life-sized bull wearing Swiss-themed underwear...
Swiss Foods You Cannot Miss

12 Swiss foods you definitely cannot miss

Few countries have grocery shops that can compete with Switzerland’s two top grocers: Coop and Migros. Their selection and display make it hard for...
Swallow-d Vintage Retro Gadgets Gifts Fabrics Shop Kreis 4 Zürich

Traveling Back in Time at Swallow-d in Zürich

We were recently warped back in time when we entered Swallow-d in Zürich’s Kreis 4. The interior of this retro shop is an entirely different world...
Schwarzenbach Kolonialwaren Zurich

My Field Trip to a Swiss Supermarket

Today, we take a trip to the local supermarket. I took pictures of things I thought were different and interesting in two separate stores: Coop & Migros...
Swiss-Souvenirs-Interlaken

Interlaken Souvenir Buying Guide (By a Local!)

No, the cuckoo clock does not originally come from Switzerland. It’s a Bavarian Black Forest way of telling time...
Schwarzenbach Kolonialwaren Zurich

Our Favorite Shops and Eats in Zürich's Old Town

Far from the shopping frenzy of Bahnhofstrasse, we found the cutest little gift shops, most delicious foods, and curious details in Zürich's Old Town...