Westside (Riedbachstrasse 100, Bern) – this is an exciting place to be with international flair. Westside is the new city gate to Bern, a stylish place for everyone to shop, dwell, enjoy and relax. There are 55 retailers, 10 restaurants (from Asian to Mediterranean cuisine), an 11-screen theater, a 4-star hotel, and even the Bernaqua […]
Wankdorf Center (Papiermühlestrasse 85, Bern) – this Bern area shopping center has over 36 specialty shops and a Coop megastore –offering a wide selection of fresh products, fashion, sports and electronics, top location and exciting and diverse events.
Shoppi Tivoli (Hochhaus 9, Spreitenbach) – this Zurich area mall has over 70 retailers (from C&A to Charles Vögele, H&M, Swatch, and Zara), and amenities typically offered at malls, such as eateries, ATMs, cell phone charging stations, banks, and children’s play areas.
Sihlcity (Kalanderplatz 1, Zurich) – this 100,000 sq. meter shopping center (a former paper mill) was opened in 2007 – the first of its kind in Switzerland. There are over 80 retailers (both regional and international) that cover various categories, such as C&A, Desigual, Esprit, Gant, Geox, H&M, L’Occitane, Nike, The Body Shop, Tommy Hilfiger. […]
Letzipark (Baslerstrasse 50, Zurich) – this shopping mall has 66 regional & international retailers (from Charles Vögele, to H&M, and GameStop, among others), along with three coffee shops, two restaurants, fast food eateries, and a Coop supermarket.
Tao’s Bar & Smoker’s Lounge (Augustinergasse 3, Zürich) – located within the restaurant of the same name, Tao’s Bar (complete with its dark wooden interior) is a great place for mature visitors to relax and order a heavy drink (such as Bourbon, Vodka, or Cognac) as well as sample Cuban and Dominican hand-rolled cigars (including […]
Plaza Klub (Badenerstrasse 109, Zürich) – housed within a former movie theater at the western end of Langstrasse, this venue boasts two dance floors (one of which permits smoking) – with its DJs playing a mix of music (from 80s New Wave to more recent electronica. The crowd is age-diverse. Still, Thursdays are student nights […]
Mahogany Hall (Klösterlistutz 18, Bern) – opened in 1968, this is Bern’s main venue for jazz events. Along with that, blues, soul, rock, funk and reggae events are held there as well. There is even a monthly Salsa night complete with dance lessons.
Hiltl Club (Sihlstrasse 28, Zürich) – during the weekends, the vegetarian restaurant of the same name becomes a nightclub (including House music Fridays, Hip Hop Saturdays, and “Open Format” Sundays – including a variety of dance music, some going back to the Disco 70s). Local and international DJs are regularly booked there as well.
King’s Club (Badrutt’s Palace Hotel, Via Serlas 27, St. Moritz) – this is perhaps the most popular nightclub in this ski resort – attracting jetsetters from all over and reputed to be the most legendary in Switzerland. Opening from 10 pm until dawn, King’s Club books a solid rotation of international dance music DJs, playing […]