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Westside

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 […]

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Wankdorf Center

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.

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Shoppi Tivoli

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.

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Sihlcity

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. […]

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Letzipark

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.

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Tao’s Bar & Smoker’s Lounge

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 […]

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Plaza Klub

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 […]

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Mahogany Hall

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.

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Hiltl Club

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.

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King’s Club

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 […]