Switzerland

Hiltl Restaurant, Sihlstrasse, Zurich

Hiltl Restaurant, Sihlstrasse, Zurich

Vegetarians are real spoilt by the top class restaurants in Zurich. And Haus Hiltl is one of the best of them. It holds the Guinness world record being the oldest continuously open vegetarian restaurant in the world. First opening its doors in 1898 it has evolved […]

Ice cool: Mount Titlis Day Tour from Zurich Review

Ice cool: Mount Titlis Day Tour from Zurich Review

I’ve spent the good part of the week trying to book a tour for my upcoming trip to Morocco, so that had me thinking about the last one I embarked on. Reviews online really help people like me to make a decision. The Mount Titlis […]

Restaurant Elsbethenstübli, Basel

Restaurant Elsbethenstübli, Basel

Unfortunately, this is going to be one of those posts where things went all wrong and I have to rage. It started with the best of intentions at Restaurant Elsbethenstübli though. My friend and all-things-Basel travel guide Jenny was keen for me to check out […]

For Zurich or Poorer: A Weekend Travel Itinerary

For Zurich or Poorer: A Weekend Travel Itinerary

It’s an apt title: one of the financial capitals of Europe, as well as a descriptor for what became my most (fiscally) disastrous weekend escape to date. Fear not, the trip ended well! I had a great time in Zürich and it surprised me in many […]

Hummer-Austen Bar, Zürich

Hummer-Austen Bar, Zürich

For my evening in Zurich, I opted to have my sweet third course at a different establishment. This was the Hummer-Austern Bar. Progressive dinners aren’t quite as much of a thing here. And there’s usual some bemusement when  I inevitably get asked to explained. This […]