The sunny spring weather invites to do some gardening, or at least to place a pot or two on the balcony. The seedling markets of the Stadtgärtnerei has everything to support your green thumb. This weekend (Friday 2 pm to 7 pm and Saturday 9 am to 1 pm) they sell tomatoes of all kinds. As their rare species became very popular over the last two, three years I recommend heading there as early as possible if you have a specific kind in mind.From Monday to Thursday (30th April to 3rd May) they sell vegetables such as broccoli and salads, which you can already plant outside. And finally the wekend after (4th and 5th) the Mediterranean veggies are ready for a new home. Choose some rebelious artichokes instead of mild courgettes and embrace that daring summer feeling. Who thought that gardening could be so adventurous.
With all the hot weather we’ve been having it’s great to get out on the water and enjoy the lake. Temperatures are often noticeable lower when you leave the shore so it provides some respite from the sweltering heat of the city. But
2. Meatloaf? No, It's Fleischkäse.
What is «Fleischkäse»? If you translate directly you get a distinctly unappetising sounding «meat cheese» but the closest you can get in English is meat loaf which doesn’t really do it justice. The best thing to is give it a try and
3. Openair Cinemas
What kind of summer would it be without visiting an open air cinema? I can tell you, a bloody awful one. So I have compiled a list of locations where you can enjoy a movie under the stars.
26th June - 11th July Bloom
1. 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
2. Pictures around the world
Show me your favorite pictures from the world, do not forget to mark them on the map!
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?