Zürich + The Northern Cities

Zürich + The Northern Cities Travel Guide

Within this 12th-century cathedral the soaring nave is magnificent, and the interior is spare -aside from the jewel-toned chancel windows, designed in 1933 by Augusto Giacometti, Alberto's second cousin.

The department store carries a plethora of cool Swiss flag–branded tote bags, diaries, and other paraphernalia.

Sprüngli serves its iconic hamburger shaped Luxemburgerli. The shop also has one of the best deals in Zurich, 10 truffles for $7.

The converted brewery is now a complex of art galleries and museums, all located in the edgy Dammweg neighborhood.

Create a lunch to go at this specialty grocer with an excellent wine cellar, a vast gourmet deli, and artful displays of jams, honeys, and chocolates.

The convivial wine bar hosts frequent tastings and the occasional art show. Order a glass of Blauburgunder - what the Swiss call Pinot Noir - and settle in on a window banquette for some people-watching.

The museum features a cutting-edge collection of photography, paintings, and design