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1 Night, 3 Restaurants, 3 Courses

We’ve GOT the fine dining experience for you! The coordinators of Lange Nacht der Hotel Bars have taken the concept a step further. Their newest event is one of the best we’ve found to experience a variety of what fine dining in Zurich is all about. Sometimes choosing only one thing to do for a night…

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Michelin-Star-Rated Chef Christian Nickel

We can stand the heat, so let’s get in the kitchen! Last week Zuri Girl had the chance to sit with Spice restaurant head chef Christian Nickel and beg for some fantastic cooking tips, plus hear all about ask how Spice came to be so fabulous! And Christian is no ordinary chef - this young,…

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Cold Weather, Hot Looks

February is one of the coldest months in the winter season. The days are the shortest and the nights are the longest. Fashion Fräulein - your style consultant and personal shopper - shows you how to dress pretty when temperatures are low.

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Strategies for Lasting Lifestyle Changes

As the post-holiday hangover subsides and the hyperactivity of shopping, parties, and preparations quiets down, we find ourselves back in our lives yearning to be free from the old and ready to reignite the spark of new possibilities – anything from body weight and finances to relationship makeovers. Each January, millions decide to make changes…

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Perfect Hostess Gifts

With all the parties and functions filling our social calendar this time of year, we are on the lookout for the perfect hostess gifts.

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Brown Sugar Delights

For some of us, there was once a time in our lives where our beloved brown sugar was readily accessible, approximately CHF 2 (or less when converted into the currency that was sitting in your former wallets) and available in two kinds: light and dark. Zuri Girl noticed many of her 'girlfriends' were searching our…

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Working in Zurich

We all know how important the first impression is when applying for a new job, but do all cultures hold the same values as professional? What is expected in the Swiss workplace? We’ve asked women from different cultures and professions who are currently working in Switzerland what their opinions about this are. We hope to…

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Sweet Zürich Tours

There is something to be said about following your passion and creating a livelihood dedicated to enriching the lives of others. Imagine the laughs you’d receive after telling your school-teacher you planned to devote your life traveling throughout the world with the primary purpose of tasting and touring chocolate and pastry shops. Well...with a bit (or a lot!) of passion,…

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Winter Wonderland Weekend

The countdown to Christmas has begun and while Zurich offers many magical moments throughout the month, Zuri Girl recommends packing the car and venturing off to explore a few Christmas spectacles presented by our Swiss neighbors.  Delighful and fascinating, this weekend trip will bring out the holiday spirit in even the grouchiest of scrooges! Zuri…

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Yoga Classes in English

The Downward Facing Dogs of Zurich...and the "Universal Language of Yoga" Yoga, encouraging flexibility, inner strength and balance, is a powerful stimulant for your body and mind...but a Zuri Girl needs to know where to go for the best yoga classes in English that Zurich has to offer. Each practice belongs solely to the individual…

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