B2 Boutique Hotel Zurich: design hotel in a former brewery

B2 Boutique Hotel Zurich is a 52-room design hotel housed in an old brewery which has been renovated to contemporary standards. B2 Boutique Hotel Zurich is centrally located, with good transport connections and parking. History of B2 Boutique Hotel The hotel is housed in the old Hürlimann brewery, which was founded in Zurich in 1836 and […]

Cakefriends: modern Zurich cafe serves delicious cakes and healthy salads

When you visit Zurich, you will find it impossible to resist the lure of scrumptious pastries and decadent chocolate creations. The city is packed with old-fashioned konditorei, but if you don’t stumble across one, you can rest assured that there will be a Sprüngli boutique placed in your path for the sole purpose of sabotaging […]

Maison Blunt: delicious Moroccan food in Zurich

Zurich is a wonderful city with stunning views of the mountains across the lake. It is cosmopolitan and urbane despite its small size. If, after two days of eating heavy central European food, you are craving something more exotic, make sure you go to Maison Blunt, a popular restaurant in the neighborhood behind the train […]

Mapplr’s favorite hotels in Zurich

If you are going to Zurich, check out Mapplr’s favorite hotels in Zurich. As many of you know, I am not a fan of chain hotels because I am looking for a more personal touch. However, I am not prepared to pay exorbitant amounts for a “boutique hotel” experience. A number of luxury boutique hotels […]

Mapplr’s favorite restaurants in Zurich

Mention Zurich to frequent travelers and two words come to mind: boring and expensive. Fortunately, much has changed in the past few years to make the city a bit more exciting, with more dining choices for people who aren’t in town to visit their private banker (although given the credit crunch and the disastrous financial […]