Book Reviews for recent readings #1

I love reading. Period. Both fiction and non-fiction and the more varied the topics, the more exciting it gets. I generally like page turners and one would be surprised to find that there are many many non-fiction books that fall under this category. When a particular non-fiction saps my energy through its continuous and incoherent…

A Lebanese Experience in Zurich-Le Cedre

When it comes to Lebanese cuisine in Zurich, there are few restaurants that have carved a niche for themselves. Of these, the one that stands out as a beacon of success is Le Cedre. Situated at Badenerstrasse and the envious location of Bellevue, overlooking the lake, the restaurants serve some of the choicest dishes from…

Moon Walking with Einstein by Joshua Foer – A Review

The thing about books that peddle “improving your brain” or “becoming an instant savant amongst the normal humdrum of regular people“, is that they basically promise you the moon, lure in with the picture of the moon craters and then somehow blissfully forget to inform you that it takes an awful lot of training and…