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Rooftop Restaurant

Summer, Sun, rooftop bars… For a city as sophisticated as Zurich there aren’t a lot of great rooftop bars around. A few months ago, Zurich received a long awaited addition. The owners of Coco and Fischers Fritz have transformed a ventilation room into a bar and restaurant. Rooftop opened at the end of April of 2015…

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A Maserati spin to Neuchâtel

We love cars. And we bet we’re not the only Zuri Girls who do . . . Zurich is a fab place to live if you love cars. On any given day we see (and hear - oh the purrrrrr!) a variety of incredible machines that make us drool. And let’s get one thing straight…

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Zurich Opera House: What goes on behind the scenes

Zuri Girl was given the unique privilege to tour behind the scenes  at the Opernhaus Zürich ( Zurich Opera House) and so can you during their Open Day in September. Here are some unique facts that we found out about the opera house. We’re sure there is plenty more to discover while watching ballerinas practice,…

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Meet Swiss / Tibetan Singer, Dechen

Singer, songwriter, inspirational teacher and foundation creator…Zuri Girl was beyond thrilled to chat with the talented and inspirational Dechen Shak-Dagsay as she releases her 11th album . A Swiss / Tibetan artist and daughter of a Tibetan Lama, she shares her talents and meditative mantras with Zuri Girls all over the globe.  Here’s the Inside Scoop… Zuri…

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Gourmet Picnics from Ambassador à l’Opéra Hotel

We adore picnicking in Zurich in the warm weather and Zuri Girl just discovered a way to take our picnics to a whole new level! We couldn’t be more excited about a gourmet picnic for two by the lake of Zurich or on a private rooftop terrace

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Hiking with Kids – Grimmimutz Trail

Stumped for ideas on where to go & what to do with little mini me’s running around, we turned to our expert friends at Switzerland Tourism who know (and love) every green hill, mountain top and lake this gorgeous land has to offer to scope out the current Families on Tour itinerary connected to the…

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Ballenberg – A MUST for Swiss newbies

A “must” for any newbie to Switzerland or those of us that have been living here 10 years, yet embarrassingly can’t name all 26 Kantons. Ballenberg is an outdoor museum celebrating the valuable farm life, historical traditions and craftsmanship that makes Switzerland the remarkable country it is. While us City Slickers most commonly associate Switzerland…

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Secret Champagne Garden in Zurich

If there was a secret Champagne Garden in Zurich and you could go, you’d want to know, wouldn’t you? Of course you would! Well, lucky for you, we were invited to the Jardin du Champagne on Saturday by our lovely friend Miguel, the brilliance behind Maison Manesse, and we want to let you know there…

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