Original Swiss Cheese Fondue Receipe

Cheese Lovers listen up! Here comes an original Swiss Cheese fondue receipe. I will explain what kind of equipment you will need, what to shop – including alternative suggestions – and how to prepare the cheese fondue.   The most important piece of equipment that you will need is the pan. In Switzerland we use ceramic pans…

A visit to Victorinox Pocket Knifes

If you are travelling through Switzerland and looking for a fun excursion, I recommend to plan for a stop-over in Brunnen, a small town on the shores of Lake Lucerne. The town itself is quite busy in summer and very quiet in Winter. You can either arrive by train or by car. In case you…

The perfect Saturday lunch in Zurich

Yesterday, was on of those Saturdays. We had no real plans, so we decided to run a few errands and to shop for the latest and greatest fashion that had arrived in shops downtown. I am usually not a big shopper but occasionally I really enjoy it. Yesterday I was in the mood for it….

Does size really matter?

Today is the perfect day to get spoiled. It’s grey and ugly outside. Let’s go downtown and have some coffee and cake. Our destination for this afternoon is Sprüngli, the traditional and most famous café in Zurich. Sprüngli is located on the corner of Paradeplatz/Bahnhofstrasse and was founded in 1836. It has been and still is an institution…