By Sebastian Marc
Zurich is celebrated around the world as a destination with a high quality of life, stunning scenery and a corporate culture within a village style feel. Zurich is a truly global city with cosmopolitan flair and liberal attitudes.
Zurich reunites the worlds finest gastronomy, international business and of course luxury shopping. Bahnhofstrasse is Zurich´s premier avenue being one of the worlds most expensive and exclusive streets. The pedestrianized avenue is home to flagships from the worlds top designer brands. Giorgio Armani, Dior, Hermes and Louis Vuitton line the historic street. Zurich boasts a collection of the worlds leading Watch houses. Rolex, Piaget, Audemars Piguet or Blancpain are all here.
Zurich West is Zurich´s hippest and fast developing districts. A growing art scene , tech hub and chic fashion labels make this a more urban alternative to the city center. Make sure you visit the Freitag flagship store. Its an eye catching tower that was built using recycled shipping containers. Schiffbau, a former ship factory, is now Zurich most chic and exclusive restaurant La Salle and a performing arts center. Im Viadukt is a former railway viaduct that has been transformed into shopping Gallery. Art Galleries, smart cafes and designer labels adorn the former viaduct.
Zurich is the ideal destination and make sure you head to the shops when you are visiting this stunning city.