I’ll openly admit that i’m terrible at chess (i get beat by 4 year olds,) and had considered it the height of tedium but Netflix latest offering has got me lunging for the board. I’m talking of course about their new mini series, «The Queens Gambit».
The 5 part series stars the superb Anya Taylor-Joy as orphan Elizabeth Harmon who struggles with her past, addiction and her prodigious talents in the male dominated world of chess. A great story with some fine performances. Get binge watching.
So…this weekend will see yet another popular vote with Covid once again providing the issue and plenty of controversy. There are also some pretty important local issues that need to be ironed out which will affect the cities road users.
2. A Trip Up The Sihl
I love the Sihl valley. In spite of its close proximity to the city it still feels rugged and remote. Let’s face it, all there is is a river and a railway line. But nothing makes a good walk better than knowing there is cold drink and a
3. The Golden Bottle
It’s always a wonderful thing when a new restaurant opens and although i haven’t been there yet there is already two things i love about the Goldige Guttere . (Literally golden bottle.) The first is their website which has a fun and
1. Pictures around the world
Show me your favorite pictures from the world, do not forget to mark them on the map!
2. Zurich Photo Trip
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 am looking for a drawing class.
When living in Lausanne, I used to attend classes where I mainly used pencil & charcoal and drew nude models.
Does anyone have a recommendation for a similar class in Zürich?