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…

Finding Heidi

Heidi is probably the most popular Swiss girl ever.  If you want to find out what’s behind the story of the happy orphan girl who wins over everyone’s heart, you will need to visit two places in Switzerland: Hirzel in Kanton Zurich and Maienfeld in Kanton Graubuenden. Heidi was translated into more than 50 languages…

Let’s get started

Hello and pleased to meet you! This is my very first blog post. It is a project that I wanted to take on for a long time. With this year’s New Year resolutions, I finally got started. The purpose of this blog is to capture all the nice places and to share my experiences in…