I vividly remember this place from when I visited my uncle in Zürich as a kid. Already at a young age I had a ravenous passion for everything food related and I kept pressing my nose against the shop window staring at the gorgeous dried fruits and nuts. Continue reading “Schwarzenbach”


La Bavaria

Are you afraid that vegans are taking over the culinary world? Fear not, as the brasserie La Bavaria ( is still alive and kicking. Located in the mythical rue du Petit-chêne, one of the many very steep streets in Lausanne, La Bavaria is one of the oldest brasseries in Lausanne.

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Fratel e Napule

This should be a typical situation for a lot of you: Wednesday night, empty fridge, empty stomach but no motivation to get off your comfy couch. I quite honestly admit that this situation does not really happen to me as I tend to be quite organized, especially around food. So this Wednesday night pizza stay in was more of a planned scenario than a spontaneous action. Here’s my review on Fratel e Napule ( Continue reading “Fratel e Napule”

Guide to Morgins

Morgins is a cosy and pleasant ski resort in Valais, about one hour drive from Lausanne or Sion, right next to the French border. I particularly like the station since it is quite low key, neither very party focused nor very touristy – there are actually quite a lot inhabitants that live there all year round.

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Le Pointu

Located in a gorgeous Flatiron like building in rue Neuve, Le Pointu ( is the new place to be in Lausanne. Opened in September 2016, this new place for all day long breakfast, lunch, brunch, coffee, dinner and drinks, open 7 days a week, is a dynamic project of 6 École hôtelière de Lausanne graduates. They are joined by Swiss lifestyle blogger Sofia Clara responsible for the very popular Saturday and Sunday Brunch.  Continue reading “Le Pointu”