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Tropical Plants in Zurich

18 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Quick silver

The Stadtgärtnerei from Zurich, also known as the Municipal Horticultural Center, is the institution responsible for the management and maintenance of the city's green spaces. It is open to the public and is one of the most beautiful open air spaces...

Weekly Rambling #22

18 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments SouthernStar71

I've watched the Best Of  between BLG and T1. Tomorrow I will watch the Grand Finals. I do wish the Western teams had done better. 4th place for G2 and 5th/6th for Team Liquid isn't horrible, I just wish they had done even better. 4th and 5th/6th is...

Major Renovation Project on Badenerstrasse and Zypressenstrasse Started

17 May 2024 1 minute read 2 comments Quick silver

I have some updates on my neighborhood in Zurich. There is a major roadwork in progress, it started this week. There are plenty of construction workers, machines and construction materials all over the place, on the main street and the side streets....

Outdoor Ping-Pong Tables Creating Community

16 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Quick silver

Today I want to share something I really enjoy about Zurich. In each neighborhood, you can find outdoor ping-pong (table tennis) concrete tables. I quite enjoy playing, and I think the local government war really clever, since I can see they offer m...

Seaside Serenity: Cinque Terre Boat Tour

16 May 2024 1 minute read 1 comment Quick silver

I was just checking pictures from last summer, and I found a few that bring back beautiful memories. As the gentle waves of the Ligurian Sea rocked the boat beneath me, I couldn't help but feel an overwhelming sense of gratitude for the opportunity t...

Day Trip to Lavertezzo

15 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Quick silver

Tucked away in the heart of Switzerland lies a real hidden gem – Lavertezzo. It's like something out of a dream, with its quaint village vibe and the stunning Verzasca Valley scenery. So, one sunny morning in Zurich, I decided to hop on a train and t...

Day Trip From Zurich to Rapperswil

14 May 2024 1 minute read 1 comment Quick silver

Some memories are like sparklers in the dark, lighting up our minds with their brilliance. One such memory for me is the day trip from Zurich to Rapperswil on the tranquil waters of Lake Zurich. Looking back, I can't help but feel an overwhelming sen...

Memories of a cold night in Basel

13 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Quick silver

The cold bit into my cheeks, nipping at my nose and ears as I ventured onto the bridge that spanned the Rhine River in Basel, Switzerland. It was one of those bone-chilling nights that seemed to seep into your very core, yet there was a certain magic...

I've figured life out - Now I just gotta practice what I preach and that's the hardest part

12 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments LeftFooted

So, live for today or plan for tomorrow, which is it? It's like there are two camps. Or teams, if you like. People on Team Today argue that today is the only day that matters, because tomorrow is not promised. Which is true. Those on Team Tomorro...

Flags, Hemp and Crypto

12 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Vladan Lausevic

Hey, fellow Publishers :)  Recently, I was in the Netherlands because of the following:    - European Bildung Day  - Visiting my colleagues and contacts  - Visiting one of my organizations EarthFlag  I presented to my colleagues at the EarthFlag abo...