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Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland

Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland

Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland Photos © P. Wilders Whatever you want to call them, Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions or Cow Parades – the traditional Swiss custom when the cows come down the mountains is a highlight of Autumn in Switzerland. Not only are they colourful, joyful and fun events, but […]

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Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September

Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September

Epicure Gourmet Food Festival 18th – 21st September  Hotel Dolder Grand Zurich   Photo © Hotel Dolder Grand The Restaurant at the Dolder Grand with 18 Gault-Millau points and 2 Michellin stars, is Zurich’s highest rated restaurant and it will play host to the Epicure Gourmet Food Festival from 18th – 21st September. This promises […]

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What’s On In Zurich Mid September 2014 onwards

What’s On In Zurich Mid September 2014 onwards

  What’s On In Zurich Mid September 2014 onwards   Knabenschiessen 13th – 15th September – the annual Zurich children’s shooting contest takes place this weekend. As well as the shooting ranges there is all the fun of the fair with stalls and rides and snacks and lots more. Please see here for more information or take a look […]

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Art International Zurich 2014 – Contest for Free Tickets!

Art International Zurich 2014 – Contest for Free Tickets!

Art International 2014 – Contest for Free Tickets! 17th, 18th and 19th October 2014 Painting by FLOW at Art International Zurich 2013 For all you art fanatics, art lovers and art aficionados don’t forget to mark your diaries for the Art International Zurich Exhibition at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on the 17th, 18th and 19th […]

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Zurich Film Festival 10th Anniversary Special

Zurich Film Festival 10th Anniversary Special

Zurich Film Festival 10th Anniversary Special 25th September – 5th October 2014 Photo © Nigel Parry, Zurich Film Festival 2014 Liam Neeson Zurich Film Festival is celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary this year and there will be plenty of special events to accompany this landmark! Academy Award nominee Liam Neeson will be present at the Gala […]

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What’s On in Zurich Beginning of September 2014

What’s On in Zurich Beginning of September 2014

What’s On in Zurich Beginning of September 2014 The Long Night of the Museums - takes place from 7pm till 2am on Saturday 6th September and is a great opportunity to discover the great museums of Zurich. Take advantage of the “Kombi ticket” which includes entrance to all museums as well as travel in Zone 110, […]

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Champagne & Fine Food: Rosé Paradox Park Hotel Vitznau

Champagne & Fine Food: Rosé Paradox Park Hotel Vitznau

Champagne & Fine Food: Rosé Paradox Park Hotel Vitznau  Photo © NewInZurich Last week Moët Hennessey launched their special “Rose Paradox” menu with a special champagne tasting and food pairing press dinner at the 5 star luxury Park Hotel Vitznau on the Vierwaldssttättersee only about an hour’s drive from Zurich. It featured Dom Perignon Rosé […]

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Zurich OpenAir 2014 in Photos

Zurich OpenAir 2014 in Photos

ZURICH OPENAIR 2014 in Photos Photo © Geoff Pegler This Sunday evening marked the end of the fourth ZURICH OPENAIR in Rümlang. Despite the erratic Summer weather ranging from brilliant sunshine on Thursday to huge downpours on Sunday afternoon, spirits were high and the mood was relaxed. Photo © Geoff Pegler Despite the crazy weather […]

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What’s On in Zurich End of August into September 2014

What’s On in Zurich End of August into September 2014

 What’s On in Zurich End of August into September 2014 View of Vierwaldstättersee from Vitznau – Day trip just over an hour from Zurich Zurich Openair - is on from 28th – 31st August with the Manic Street Preachers, White Lies, Deadmau5 and more. For information please see here. Rapperswil Craft Bier Festival - at the castle in Rapperswil on 31st […]

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Duck Race Zurich 2014

Duck Race Zurich 2014

Duck Race Zurich 2014 On Sunday August 31st the Duck Race will be back in Zurich sailing down the Limmat raising money for a good cause and creating a fun event for the general public. Once again the ducks will steal centre stage and if you haven’t bought yours yet there’s still time! Last year […]

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