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Omega 3 of Norway in the World – Highlight Zürich

In this new series we will look at some of the exclusive locations all over the world where we sell our krill oil and fish oil omega – 3 products! So, wherever you are, make sure to stock up your Omega 3 of Norway supply and keep healthy, even while travelling!

 

Zürich – voted as one of the most liveable cities in the world

(Monocle & Mercer)

Zürich (https://www.zuerich.com/en) is a cosmopolitan city in the heart of Switzerland, offering you a lot to do on a city break, while being well-connected to nature at the same time. Set at the meting of river and lake, Zürich offers you beautiful public spaces to relax in and explore, while having a stunning historical old town as well as modern and trendy bars, clubs and much more to enjoy. (https://www.lonelyplanet.com/switzerland/zurich) Zürich is the biggest city in Switzerland with a population of approximately 440’000 people. It has been established over 2000 years ago by the Romans and has also played an important role in more modern history, being the centre of Protestantism under Ludwig Zwingli in 1519. Zürich is a focal point for railways, roads, and air traffic within the centre of Europe. Zürich Airport and the railway station are the largest and busiest in the Switzerland. Geographically, the Canton of Zürich is situated at the centre of Europe, four hours by TGV to Paris, just over three hours to Milano and a six/seven-hour drive to the French Riviera. You can ski less than a 30-minute drive from Zürich and are a one-hour train ride to the beautiful city of Luzern. Not to mention all the wonderful and famous ski resorts a short scenic drive away,

There is something for everybody here: museums and churches like the “Kunsthaus” and “Fraumünster” for those who like some history, to a zoo and botanical garden for those who want to learn more about nature, to old factories turned into cultural centres and creative living spaces.

In Zürich-West, the city’s heart beats at night and on the weekends with its many clubs and bars. A personal tip, in the observatory tower just off the main shopping road “Bahnhofstrasse” the stylish small bar “Jules Verne Panoramabar” (https://www.jules-verne.ch/) with excellent cocktails and amazing views awaits you. The entrance through the French bistro downstairs makes it even more special and feels like a well-kept secret. So whatever you are looking for, Zürich will not disappoint.

Keep Healthy While Travelling – Fitness and Nutrition

You’ve worked hard on your exercise routine and a holiday is no excuse to let those good habits slide! While you’re on the road, there are some easy steps you can take to keep your health at its best.

In Zürich there is an abundance of spas and gyms, that may be overwhelming. We recommend Airyoga (https://www.airyoga.ch/) and YogaNation (https://yoganation.ch/), both in the beautiful Bellevue district. It can be useful to do some research before your trip to scope out some parks near your hotel to squeeze in a run. Exploring the city by foot is also a great way to include exercise into your day! Taking a run in the beautiful city, the obvious choice may be along lake Zürich (Zürichsee). Other options with stunning views are around the Adlisberg mountain and Dolder area, giving you some extra headspace to gather your thoughts.

 

Look at some good and health restaurants before your trip so you have a few options at hand when you get hungry. The Hiltl (https://hiltl.ch/) is the oldest vegetarian restaurant in the world, treating you with delicious veggie-meals in Zürich since 1898. They have a beautiful roof terrace restaurant on the Bahnhofstrasse so there is really nothing easier than sticking to your healthy diet in such a beautiful environment.

Here at Omega 3 of Norway we want you to be healthy and experience your best life. So the products we market contain high-quality omega – 3 fatty acids, which are essential for our body. And here is why they matter, especially now that the temperatures are dropping:

Omega-3 fatty acids can help you stay healthy during winter. When the weather gets colder and wetter, we are more vulnerable to catching the flue or other seasonal illnesses and it is therefore vital, that our immune system is as strong as possible. Omega – 3 has been shown to positively impact our immune system (https://norwayomega.com/blog/how-omega-3-fish-oil-can-boost-your-immune-system/) so make sure, to continue taking your daily dose of EPA and DHA and stick to your exercise regimen and healthy diet, so make sure, your body is ready to fight off viruses and bacteria.

It can be stressful to pack for a trip but don’t worry, even if you forgot to bring along your omega – 3 – capsules or have run out, our products are sold in selected health food stores and pharmacies all over the world, so you can stock up again, anytime, anywhere. Below we will present two outstanding pharmacies right at the heart of Zürich, where you can find our range of products.

 

Where to find us in Zürich

Despite its small size, Zürich is one of the top financial centres in the world and there is an abundance of shops and health stores in the city.

Bleicherweg is just by the “Paradeplatz” in the middle of Zürich’s financial district, and this is where you can find the “Apotheke und Parfümerie zur Bleiche” (http://www.apothekebleiche.ch/startseite.html), a third generation family run pharmacy, in a beautiful, elegant and simplistic Swiss style. The pharmacy is easy to access with its central location, where a team of professional pharmacists will take care of all your needs, like they have since 1962. Next to our range of Omega 3 of Norway natural wild water marine oils, they also have the finest selection of up to 8’000 products and pharmaceuticals in stock. If they do not have at hand what you need, they can order and get it delivered for you in no time!

This pharmacy is run in the third generation by the Korach family and holds the internationally recognized QMS-certification for their excellent service and knowledgeable team, who are more than happy to help you with any questions you might have. A personal and friendly customer service is guaranteed, and they can provide you with every medicinal product approved in Switzerland, combined with competent advice. In their unique in-house clinic, they also offer a variety of services such as basic first aid, allergy tests, measure your blood pressure, blood sugar levels or cholesteric levels and much more, right at the heart of Zürich.

At the Pfauen Apotheke at Rämistrasse 38, situated halfway between the University of Zürich and the lake, you will find one of the few remaining independent pharmacies in the country. This means that their product selection is also independent and has not been selected due to profit maximization but because of their outstanding quality. Next to the standard selection of medication, the pharmacy offers a selection of special products which have all been chosen for the optimal support they give to their clients. Products like the range of Omega 3 of Norway are part of this selection and have been chosen because of their high quality. Our products have both registered in Switzerland and recognized by SQTS, the Swiss Quality Testing Services, so you can trust to receive a high-quality product when you buy Omega 3 of Norway. The pharmacy offers personalized and competent customer service for your every need and the team is looking forward to welcoming you.

 

Blieche Apotheke, Bliecherweg

Conclusion

So, if you find yourself in Zürich, go check out these two pharmacies for anything related to health, well-being or beauty. in Zurich. There is plenty to do in this cosmopolitan Swiss city, the airport is a short train ride away from the city centre so it is easy to reach from most European countries and even from international destinations! Browse our Shop (https://norwayomega.com/shop) today, to find out more about our wide range of krill oil and fish oil products and if you want to know more about all things omega – 3, head over to our blog https://norwayomega.com/blog