Don’t forget, next Sunday is Mothers Day and, if you are in a position to visit your ma or grandma, you’re going not going to be able to turn up empty handed. I’ve come up with a few tips for gifts that will make her feel loved and appreciated.
Chocolate is also a classic gift on Mother's Day, but why not make it an experience? Zurich chocolatier La Flor's chocolate factory is open every Thursday and Friday between 3pm and 6pm. When you visit, you usually get to go behind the scenes for a little tasting - a revelation, and an unforgettable experience for two.
5. For the disorganised.
After a night out on the Langstrasse you completely forgot to get mum/mother in law/grandmother a gift. For the forgetful and desperate there are two vending machines that sell flowers in the city. One at the junction of Badenerstrasse/Kalkbreitestrasse and an other in the HB at the exit for Sihlpost/Europaallee. Both have saved my life on more than one occasion.
Switzerland is full of surprises but if you have travelled to the Ticino by car the «perm-a-jam» at the Gotthard tunnel will not be one. Recently, in an attempt to avoid it i travelled along the Rhône valley which runs between
2. Tips: How to find your dream flat
You didn't manage to get your dream flat? Don't worry, ask Ron. I'm sure these tips will help you to secure a flat of your dreams.
1. How to deal with the agency
Most flats are rented out through an agency. Some are very
3. Watch out!
I've told you before but another warning can't hurt. Fraudsters are active on all housing platforms in Switzerland. Also on my pages. Unfortunately, I can't guarantee that all offers are genuine. I do my best to blacklist any i catch but
1. World in Pictures
Isn`t it funny...
Ein paar Zeilen eingängiger Text.
Viele Worte. Einfach so.
Für die Übrigen. Ja. Sofort.
Mach mit mir Sport. Spot. Einen Spot. Keinen Werbe, nein. Einen echten.
2. Urban Signs Photo Trip
Take part in Ron's Urban Signs Photo trip. If you come across any unusual signs, shop windows, adverts or street art in your world travels, take a picture and upload it to the website. Limit yourself to your very best shots from where
3. Nature Photography
Images far from urban life
1. Casa nostrana
Albisstrasse 25, 8038 Zürich
2. Lucky Dumpling: Authentic Chinese
6 years ago we welcomed 'Dini Mueter' to the Langstrasse. This summer, the bar and restaurant underwent a refurbishment and just reopened its doors with a new concept and a new name. Well, actually the new name is also the concept: Lucky
3. Ooki: All the way from Tokyo
Whenever a new Japanese restaurant opens somewhere, you can be sure that I’m not far behind. This new locale is called Ooki and serves gyoza, ramen, tempura, udon, Japanese curries and sake. The interior is very authentic, the
I've just been refused entry to a cafe in Zurich because their Vaccine app doesn't recognise my UK vaccination certificate.
The owners of the app tell me there are no plans to fix this.
Has anyone else had this problem?
Does anyone have any suggestions?