Taking the Kids — calling all chocolate lovers
Luxemburgerti, small chocolate macrons

Taking the Kids — calling all chocolate lovers

Today, locals and tourists flock to the Sprungli stores for Luxemburgerti and for chocolates. In fact, at the airport, my daughter used our last Swiss francs to buy a box of Sprungli chocolates to take home. She wasn’t the only one.

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Last day in Switzerland – A ‘Sweet Tour’ of Zurich
Luxemburgerli - little macrons made at Sprungli in Zurich

Last day in Switzerland – A ‘Sweet Tour’ of Zurich

It is interesting to consider that the Swiss have become so known for a product whose ingredients—cocoa and sugar—came from abroad

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Not an airport hotel – but only five minutes from the airport! Swisshotel Zurich
Swissotel Zurich

Not an airport hotel – but only five minutes from the airport! Swisshotel Zurich

we are ensconced in the luxe 347-room Swissotel Zurich, across the street from a train station that is one stop from the main Zurich Station in one direction – and one stop from the airport in the other

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