Many of you Ronsters may recognise this. You order food in a restaurant and it arrives on a plank of wood…or a piece of slate. Restaurateurs are increasingly looking for more and more creative and unusual ways to serve food, so much so that the fashion in the UK for serving meals on pieces of slate has actually led to roof tile shortages. I’m not kidding, read about it here.
Desert served in an ashtray.
As you would expect, there has been a backlash. This has come in the form of a UK campaign called We Want Plates, a website created to demand food served in traditional fashion. Now whether you agree with serving food this way or not, some of the serving ideas are hilarious and make the slate and wooden board ideas seem positively conservative. Have a browse, i had to laugh out loud at some…
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. Take That...
I don’t know about you Ronsters but i seem to collect an enormous amount of electronic devices. And as time has moved on, less and less of them work or they have become obsolete. But what to do with drawers full of broken
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'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?