Photo: Christina Pfeiffer
Photo: Christina Pfeiffer

How to visit Zurich on a budget

Think Zurich and chocolate, cheese and Swiss banks are likely to pop into most people's minds. 

There's no doubt Zurich is a top spot for luxury lovers.   

The main drag in town is full of Swiss watch shops. If you're planning on shopping, don't leave home without your credit card.  

There's another side to Zurich. Travellers on a budget will be pleased to learn there are things you can do here for little cost or for free.   

It's a lovely city with an atmospheric old town and a back drop of mountains and lakes.   

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