See + Do

Fasnacht: Costumes & Confetti

When chatting about Switzerland, we typically rave about ski resorts, lake-front picnic spots and cozy fondue chalets. It’s oh so rare, we start dropping words like party, crazy and noisy, but when we do, it must mean one thing…Fasnacht! Hands-down THE biggest & craziest celebrations in Switzerland that are a MUST for every and all…

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Handmade Cards & Workshops

Zuri Girl was inspired after being invited to a Christmas Card Making class with Seize the Stamp . Founded by Rachel Izakowicz, a crafty artist who enjoys sharing her skills and helping Zuri Girls (and Zuri kids too) make hand-crafted gifts via her intimate, at-home workshops. Amazed by the crafty goddess Rachel created in us…

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Gstaad – A Winter Paradise

Discreetly hidden, in calm valley in the midst of the Bernease Alps lies Gstaad, one Switzerland’s swankiest ski resorts. It is for obvious reasons that this adorable village has established itself as a meeting point for the international jet set. The adorable village consists of wooden houses which are characteristic for the architecture of this…

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Geocaching: Franc Savvy Family Fun

Do you need a reason to roam the woods or go for a stroll in the city? What about looking for treasure? Little treasure boxes are hidden all over the globe. Welcome to the world of geocaching. How It Works All the treasures “caches” are on www.geocaching.com Then go to ‘play’ and ‘View Geocache Map’.…

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The Women’s Expo

Save the date for the Women's Expo , coming to Zurich on 26 May, 2013. Girlfriend Guide is proud to help sponsor this wonderful event created by and especially for women in business. Have no fear, the lucky man in your life is more than welcome to attend, as most companies in attendance cater to…

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Rhine Falls & Schaffhausen’s Old Town

Despite the way the name of the city sounds, Schaffhausen does not mean “sheep houses” and is anything but a place for livestock. Although founded in the 1045, one of Switzerland’s most northern cities offers modern elegance with historical charm. It’s home to Europe’s biggest waterfall , The Rhine Falls , and was once the…

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