There is only one mountain that is female and coincidentally it is also known as the “Queen of the Mountains.” I am talking, of course, about the Rigi, the mountain that can be seen on the way to Luzern. Normally on a Sunday i can be seen forging my path across the alps but, on account of a ripping hangover, i had to do something slightly more sedate. Now i haven’t been to the Rigi for ages so i had forgotten just how impressive it is. The view from Rigi Kulm is one of the most extraordinary sights in a country of extraordinary sights and both the cable car ride (from Weggis) and the rack and pinion railway (from Vitznau and Arth-Goldau) are something to behold. Check the pictures. Once again, taken on my trip with no filter.
Shared living is all the rage andin a country where making friends is difficult and is renowned for it’s reserved population, it’s a great way of developing relationships and a sense of community. At the forefront of this concept is
2. It Makes Much More Sense Now.
Did you know that 480,000 people in Switzerland list English as their main language? No? Well it’s true and in recognition of this the free newspaper 20min.ch is updating its app for English speakers . That’s right! No more
3. Macherei: A personal touch
A couple of weeks ago Die Macherei opened its doors at Europaallee 109. I was curious so I paid them a visit. What I found was a small room that bears a lot of treasures without feeling crowded.
The designer pieces
1. Pictures around the world
Show me your favorite pictures from the world, do not forget to mark them on the map!
2. Nature Photography
Images far from urban life
1. Chez Oskar
Welcome to the hood Oskar. Finally a place where I can grab lunch and coffee when I'm done at the yoga studio next door!
Chez Oskar is a brilliant new addition to Altstetten. They just oppened four weeks ago, for now it's more of
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
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