Tucked away in the Swiss Alps and only a stone throw away from the Austrian border, Scuol welcomes its visitors with the villages’ symbol, a sulfurous fountain. This charming village has attracted visitors for decades mainly because of its ferrous springs and health-enhancing climate. Roughly half of its 2’400 inhabitants speak Romansh, a Latin, Read More

What better way to get into the festive mood than by dressing up and visiting the Nutcracker ballet. Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker at Kongresshouse presented a magical ballet in two acts. The show was initially presented in 1892 and has become a Christmas classic ever since. It tells the story of Clare who is given a, Read More

Restaurant Greulich Hotel restaurants are usually associated with uniformity and a lack of creativity. This would certainly not be a fair description of Restaurant Greulich. Its unusual name matches the color of the building in – you might have guessed – dark grey. After a bit of coming and going in Greulich’s kitchen the, Read More

Angkor is located at Puls 5 and offers an enormous selection of Asian dishes in a gorgeous surrounding. A beautifully ornated massive wooden door opens automatically and lets you enter the dimly lit dining room The atmosphere: Angkor’s dark wooden, Asian décor creates an intimate, sexy and cosy ambiance. The dining room is candle, Read More

Venture through Zurich’s old town and discreetly tucked away at the end of the alley you will find the entrance to this paradise of Asian-fusion cuisine. The Atmosphere: If there’s one thing that stands out at Tao’s it’s its overwhelming cosines. Tao’s Asian décor and dimly lit dining rooms in a warm and relaxing, Read More

As the name might suggest Lindenhofkeller is located close by Lindenhof and secretly tucked away in one of the alleys of Zurich’s old town. The atmosphere: This restaurant manages what few have achieved; it perfectly pairs rusticality with delicate elegance. The Lindenhofkeller’s is unsurpassed in its snugness. The dining rooms’ warm colours, and cosy, Read More

Anticipation is the greatest joy, they say. Well, that’s certainly not true when it comes to my every years hunt for the perfect Christmas gift. Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely adore the advent season, Christmas markets, the hustle and bustle and not to mention a glass of hot mulled wine however gift shopping, Read More