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Foxtrail Zurich

A fun family day outing to discover the city of Zurich! We met up in the city on one of those half-day Wednesday afternoons that somehow feel like a holiday. We had a ticket for a Foxtrail, for the whole family. The whole unknown of it gave us a kind of fun flutter that you…

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“Paleo Pure” Pop-Up: Nothing like a Caveman’s Meal

Two years ago, when we first heard about the Paleo diet (from a Swiss physio, no less!), we imagined foraging the Swiss countryside, Paleolithic-style, hunting down our dinner. The image didn't exactly evoke elegance and style, though it sounded exciting enough! When the alliterative "Paleo Pure" pop-up restaurant featured a dinner last Saturday, we decided…

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Bimi – Japanese Cuisine & Sushi in Seefeld

We are in love with Restaurant Bimi as it consistently delivers top quality Japanese food. Yes it is expensive, but what isn’t in Zürich? Bimi has been quietly serving sushi since it was established in Seefeld in 2004. It is related to Nishi Japan Shop which offers imported Japanese food products from its Zürich store…

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Salzburg & The Sound of Music

Quick, what’s your favorite movie? Chances are, if you grew up in the States or the UK and are over 30, it might be The Sound of Music (TSOM) . Long heralded for its (cheesy) fabulousness, it has stood the test of time, won five Oscars and is the third highest grossing movie (adjusting for…

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Fitness Boot Camps Around Zurich

Don’t let the name scare you! Fitness boot camp is indeed what it sounds like (an intense workout class), but without the extreme conditions or someone yelling at you. Thank goodness! Zuri Girl tested several boot camps and is happy to share with you all you need to know to gear up for your next…

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Eyebrow Threading in Zurich

Originating in Central Asia and India, threading is an alternative method to hair removal mainly applied to the face (ie. eyebrows and upper lip). In threading, a thin thread is doubled, then twisted. It is then rolled over areas of unwanted hair, and plucks the hair at follicle level. Since it does not pull the skin,…

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Summer Beauty Products

Craving a new summer beauty regime? Us too! Which is why Zuri Girl turned to her stylish industry friends begging for the inside scoop on the hottest beauty products and what can help us feel & look "oh so fabulous" this summer! Here's what we found out... Franc Savvy Hair Care What we Tried: Garnier Fructis Shampoo & Conditioner Pracht Auffüller…

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Restaurant Marktküche

We are madly in love with Zurich's first "upscale vegan" restaurant: Marktküche. Everything from the atmosphere to the deliciously healthy flavors partying in your mouth will surprise you and your passionate meat-eating friends. This is the location for your next lunch or dinner date!

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5 Home Decorating Tips

Zuri Girl knows the dilemma. How in the world can this white-walled apartment become a dream home without breaking the bank and ending up with ridiculously gorgeous yet absolutely uncomfortable decorative pillows

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