Schwyz: Goldau Tierpark

Schwyz: Goldau Tierpark

On Sunday, with the weather being warm we headed for the Goldau Tierpark which is just a short drive along the lake from Zug. When the girls were younger we would visit ever so often but haven’t been for a few years now. It was great to see all the typical...
Bern: The Paul Klee Museum

Bern: The Paul Klee Museum

On Wednesday we had to go to the South African Embassy in Bern, as Zara’s passport will expire next year and it takes months to get a new one. As we travelled the 2 hours to Bern I decided we needed to do some exploring to make the 4 hour round trip worthwhile....
Zug: The Cherry Bowl

Zug: The Cherry Bowl

Last week I shared the great party venue Trampolino in Zurich and today going along the lines of an indoor and easy-to-entertain location there is The Cherry Bowl right here in Zug. The bowling centre is literally a step back in time: the bowling alley, billard...
Luzern: Chilbi Time

Luzern: Chilbi Time

Our autumn bucket list is proving to be the best way for us to enjoy the sudden onslaught of colder weather. On Sunday, the rain held off and we headed to the Annual Chilbi (Fun Fair) in Luzern and got to do all the classic things one does at such a fete. We had a...
Zurich: Jelmoli

Zurich: Jelmoli

One of our autumn traditions even before our kids were born is to head to Zurich to buy proper winter clothes. This was a lesson well learnt when we first arrived 12 years ago to live in Switzerland from South Africa thinking our winter clothes would do. Definitely...
Zurich: Trampolino

Zurich: Trampolino

Often I hear on Mom forums the question where does one entertain kids when it is raining or organise a party for little ones in the winter or raining months? And I have to say Trampolino, in Dietikon in Zurich has proven to be a success for many a friend. The place is...