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Zurich is undoubtedly the gay capital of Switzerland and there is nothing that proves it better than the election of the openly lesbian mayor Corinne Mauch in 2009.
Swiss people are distinguished for their open-mindedness & gay friendly attitude, but that applies a little more for the people who live in the heart of the country, Zurich.
The majority of the gay scene is centered in the Old Town & Langstrasse quarter districts. Zurich is like a big "gay" hotspot, so you will feel very comfortable in every corner of it.
Some amazing gay-friendly coffee shops and restaurants in Zurich are Huusmaa, Barfusser, Rathaus Cafe & PlatZHirsch.
The gay nightlife of Zurich is pretty big and various, ranging from small lounge-bars to underground cruising clubs but there are also several in-between gay spots.
The most popular gay bars with a relaxing atmosphere and a personal style are Cranberry, Predigerhof Bistro Bar, Les Garcons, The Dynasty Club & Odeon Cafe Bar.
The clubs Heaven Zurich & Stairs Club (Mixed) offer a pretty cool clubbing experience with no extremities.
The underground gay scene of Zurich is mainly separated into two types of entertainment; gay cruising clubs & saunas.
The most popular gay cruising clubs in Zurich are Rage & Sector, Mannerzone, Magnusbar & Erotik Factory.
The most popular saunas in Zurich are Renos Relax Sauna, Sauna Moustache, GayAqua, Paragonya Wellness Club & Sauna Apollo.
Zurich is the culinary capital of Switzerland featuring a wide range of dining options. Zurich’s restaurants serve traditional Swiss cuisine, as well as international culinary options.
The most popular local delicacies of Zurich are chocolate, cheese, bread, and fresh vegetables.
There is a wide diversity of chocolates to try in Zurich, ranging from cheap chocolate bars sold at the local stores to hand-made truffles sold at gourmet food stores.
The historic chocolate powerhouses of Lindt and Sprungli have been associated deeply with the food culture of Zurich!
Zurich is the best city in Switzerland to spend your luxurious holidays. It's packed with luxurious activities to do, while even a stroll in its graphic alleys will absolutely charm you.
Staying in a luxurious hotel in Zurich is essential, as it will boost significantly your overall luxury experience!
Zurich is reputed to be a shopping city, even though it does not feature extreme shopping opportunities.
Bahnhofstrasse in Zurich is particularly known as one of the most exclusive and expensive shopping streets in the world.
The area around Langstrasse is a good location to find Swiss and urban design. There a very few shopping malls around Zurich, the most popular of which is The Sihlcity shopping centre.
The Old Town of Zurich is one of the most picturesque and beautiful locations in the city, and only a walk in Old town will relax you.
Popular sightseeing attractions in Zurich are Bahnhofstrasse, Hauptbahnhof, Lindenhof, Grossmunster, Church of Our Lady, Niederdorf, St. Peter Church, Bellevue Square, and Buerkliplatz.
Zurich might be the biggest city in Switzerland, however it's a wellness destination packed with a wide range of relaxation opportunities.
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The most popular dish in Zurich is Zurcher Geschnetzeltes, which is a creamy mixture of musrooms and sauteed veal, accompanied by potato rosti.
Other popular dishes to try in Zurich are Fondue, Leeks with potatoes as sausage, Raclette, Tartiflette, and Vacherin Mont D'Or.Read More
The bread of Zurich is delicious, while there are several diversities of bread offered at the local bakeries and supermarkets.
The best time to visit a bakery is in the morning. Zopf is the typical Swiss bread, Sonntagszopf is a soft bread served on Sundays, and Buurezopf is similar to Sonntagszopf, however…Read More
Zurich is packed with food festivals and events, being the home of more than one culinary events each day.
Food Zurich can be a great help to see what food events are taking place in Zurich the period you visit.Read More
Zurich is regarded as the cultural center of Switzerland, and it's packed with the most popular museums!
Popular museums in Zurich are Museum of Art, Swiss National Museum, Rietberg Museum, Zoological Museum, FIFA World Football Museum, Beyer Clock and Watch Museum, Zurich Toy Museum,…Read More
There are several parks in Zurich with a peaceful environment where you will be able to relax.
Such parks are Lindenhofplatz, Parkanlage Zuerihorn, Chinese Garden Zurich, Belvoir Park, MFO-Park, Old Botanical Garden, Irchel Park, Platzspitz Park, Josefswiese, and Pfingstweid…Read More
There is an abundance of wellness centers and parks in Zurich which offer outstanding spa treatments and services, as well all the advanced spa facilities.
Some popular spas in Zurich are Thermalbad & Spa Zurich, Asia Spa, Heart Wellness Lounge, Stadtbad Zurich, Fitnesspark Hamam Muenstergasse, Tida Thai Massage, Holmes Place,…Read More
The best way to explore Zurich is through a tour.
The most popular tours in Zurich are Free Walk Zurich, Best of Switzerland Tours, Zurich Tourism, Toptrek Touren, Sweet Zurich Tour, Foxtrail, Gray Line Zurich, and Turismo Zurich.Read More
There are several marvelous museums in Zurich, where you will be able to explore the local architecture, culture and tradition.
The most popular museums in Zurich are Museum of Art, Swiss National Museum, Rietberg Museum, Zoological Museum, FIFA World Football Museum, Beyer Clock and Watch Museum, Zurich…Read More