You: What actually is a sushi-burrito? Ron: Well, it's a large sushi roll with unusual ingredients such as mango, secret sauces etc. You eat it as a whole, just like a burrito. You: Ah, ok... So i could also call it sushi-kebab? Ron: Probably. But i find burrito sounds better, no? Sushi-falafel, sushi-sabich, sushi-shawarma... well, they chose burrito. You: And how was it? Ron: Surprisingly tasty. I liked it a lot. If you're more of a traditionalist, you just order a bowl. They're great too… You: Did you take any pictures? Ron: Yes, have a look:
You: Ron (sigh), you should really take up photography lessons.… Ron: Yes, yes, i know....
You: It looks like a dish where you get sauce and food everywhere, no? Ron: Well. i manage to do that with bread. But actually, the roll is tight and doesn't fall apart. So if you're generally a less messy eater than me, you'll be fine.
You: And where do i get it? Ron: At Kaisin, Europaallee 13, Opening hours: Monday to Friday 11 am to 2 pm
You: And what is that? Ron: It's a sofa that looks like a car. You can sit on it and eat your food. And if you like it, you can buy it for 8,000 francs. You: Ah, ok...
It’s cold out and winter is upon us so it is time for that most Swiss winter tradition, fondue. So i have come up with a few of my favourite locations around the city for this cheesy treat. Now, if you are a tourist or are new to fondue
2. Sharing Is Caring
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
3. 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
1. Nature Photography
Images far from urban life
2. Pictures around the world
Show me your favorite pictures from the world, do not forget to mark them on the map!
1. No platform offers more than Crowdify
Do you have an exciting idea or project up your sleeve and are planning a crowdfunding project for it?
Then Crowdify (formerly 100-days.net) is the right platform for you. No other platform offers the combination of having
2. Zum Guten Glück: Spectrum of senses
Ginger's Gutschein Guide This week, Ronsters, I dined in Zum Guten Glück with my Prozentbuch, situated very close to the Schmiede Wiedikon tram stop. For those of you just joining and not entirlely sure what my section is all about,
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
As the run up to Christmas approaches, as well as socialising it’s also a good time to reflect on those less fortunate than ourselves. Zurich has around 1000 people living in asylum centres, many of whom have escaped war torn countries and are now living in a country where they may not even understand the language. Thankfully, through zuerischekt.ch , you can do a little bit to make them feel welcome, either by making a donation or creating a Christmas package with some gifts and a card. It’s a great way to spread a bit of joy at this time of year.
We are facing a global waste disaster - in fact, we are already in the middle of it. Oceans full of garbage, children playing on garbage dumps in developing countries: There is no improvement in sight. Every year, out of approximately 2 billion tons of municipal waste, only about 50% is recycled. The other 50% ends up...wait a minute....where do they actually go? That's the point: no one knows for sure. It's a huge BLACKBOX.
One of the main problems here is the global lack of transparency of waste streams and the lack of separate collection of materials.
If it were possible to recover the original materials from the waste, problems such as environmental pollution or supply shortages could be solved at the same time and the climate could be protected. And that's exactly where we help with our app and create more transparency by educating and guiding citizens on proper waste disposal.
Especially in developing countries, waste is a big problem. A suitable infrastructure for waste management does not exist or is still in its early stages. Education of the population does not take place and waste recycling as we know it does not exist.
Our consumption is increasing daily, we are surrounded by inefficient processes in cities and low recycling rates. A prospect that does not reflect our vision of a balanced ecosystem.
"Surely this cannot be our future and the future of the next generations. We need a system that includes everyone and makes the circular economy transparent."
With these words, we started looking for solutions and thinking about how each citizen can become a part of the solution and together we can make waste management efficient and environmentally friendly.
That was the starting point for the mission "the fortunate planet". With a team of creative thinkers, communication experts and developers, we developed "TFP - the fortunate planet" - an app that enables us all to make a daily contribution to a sustainable future.
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?