Category Archives: Bar

The new Bohemia, Zurich

It felt like it was around just as long as the famous Odeon, but actually the Bohemia was first opened at Kreuzplatz in 1999. But its undeniable charming mix of Americana and Cuban influences made it an enduring favourite way … Continue reading

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Klangkarussel – Sonnentanz

Better for the summer than any song from Brasil. At least for the moment. Any photo on your device with a sunset by the Mediterranean. Strangest thing about it: the oldest comments on the track are several months old while … Continue reading

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Gesaffelstein @ Hinterhof, Basel

It seems to be cold in the region at the moment. My warm-up program for last night out was supposed to be some rugby on a television. But as the game in Paris was cancelled, I headed a little bit … Continue reading

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Bar 25 Nacht @ Hinterhof Basel

Somehow I have to recover excessively after everything that has to do with Berlin. So it took me a little bit more than every hour of last Sunday’s afternoon. I decided to give this club in Basel another chance, as … Continue reading

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Clouds Bistro-Bar at Prime Tower, Zurich

Can you remember when the first skyscraper was built? It must have been long before mankind landed on the moon. Well our city has one now, comparably average at best in another, it stands out magnificently and frankly boggles the … Continue reading

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Adelboden’s World Cup Races or Found a New Thing I Won’t Spend Money For

I was quite surprised that I made it to Adelboden last Saturday. But I won the battle to catch the 0640 bus and was eager to see something delightful.. On the way into this mountain village I was very impressed … Continue reading

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How to like Guinness

Not an easy task at hand for today, however it turns out a doable one. So many myths relating around that particular brand and type of beer, it is beyond count and defies the point to list them all. Here’s … Continue reading

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Going out in Tel Aviv

To spend a few days in Tel Aviv is a blessing, pardon the pun, for it is a hedonistic, youthful and refreshingly relaxed place. To think that it’s older sister Jerusalem is only a short busride away, makes the experience … Continue reading

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Le Ponyhof, Zürich

The French Invasion is happening. The very quiet Römerhof has been getting a lot of weekend and daylight buzz courtesy of Le Pain Quotidienne (granted, that is a Belgian Embassy), and with the artsy and high-brow ‘L’heure bleu’. But now … Continue reading

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Tioman Island, Malaysia

Sometimes it comes all together, a tip from a good soul few weeks prior to the trip and whoosh itinerary changed with direction to the Island of Tioman, on the eastern shores of Malaysia. It doesn’t happen every so often … Continue reading

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