Daniel Dent, a professional street entertainer from England, guides you through the old part of the town, telling tales of Zurich’s bloody history. It takes place every Friday at 8 pm (until end of May then starting again in August), starting at Paradeplatz next to the fountain. No need to book ahead. Costs: 15 francs.
If food and travel is your passion, join Kerri Rousset on her sweet tour through Zurich, finding spots which you’ve never read about before. You’ll get a taste of, and for, Zurich. Tours take place in small groups on Tuesday to Friday at 2 pm. Book ahead. Costs: 85 francs. Picture: Flickr
Freewalk is a good address, if you want to find out more about a certain neighbourhood. Or if you have visitors staying with you. As the name suggests, the tours are for free. They guide you through the old town daily at 11 am and through Zurich West every Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm. Or you can join them for a historic tour every Saturday and Sunday at 11 am or for a tour through Langstrasse every Thursday, Friday or Saturday at 5 pm. If your new in town, there is a special tour for you every Sunday at 5 pm. Picture: Wikipedia
One of the things I appreciate about living in Switerland is the foresight the Swiss have when it comes to safety. In these geopolitically turbulent times, the City Council of Zurich is showing a good example by identifying helpful
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This weekend the Swiss people go to the polls to vote on three quite important national issues. Animal rights, taxation and the perennial problem of pensions are all voted on in the federal votes this weekend with the complexity of the
3. Votz In Da Canton
Just two votes at cantonal level. Phew. Round And Rouund We Go. Reuse of existing materials and the creation of a «circular economy» is particularly important at this point and the proposal is to include a new article in the
1. Please tell me where can I get a financial essay
Please tell me where can I get a financial essay
2. Lost red Montblanc computer bag/briefcase (with computer)
If anyone has found a red leather Montblanc computer bag/briefcase on the IR 36 train from Brugg to Basel between 18:00 and 19:00 on Friday December 7, PLEASE contact me at 076 609 7037.
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3. English Book Club in Zurich
Do you like to read in English and discuss the book?
How does it work:
We meet once a month (end of the month) in a restaurant in Zurich to discuss the book and have dinner together but dinner is not a must - of corse!
At the beginning of
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It’s just a law of nature: making money is much harder than spending it – especially in a city with options and temptations round every corner. So I set out to look after my finances a bit better. I met up with an expert
2. Fancy getting a bit more money coming in?
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3. Investing for beginners
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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