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Hoch Ybrig in the Summer

Filed in Outside Zurich, Sports, Switzerland, Travel by on July 26, 2015 1 Comment
Hoch Ybrig in the Summer

Hoch Ybrig in the Summer   Hoch Ybrig will be well know to many of you as a Winter ski resort – but did you know that it’s a great Summer destination too? As well as popular place to go walking and hiking, it’s also good for biking and a great place to go for […]

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What’s On In Zurich Late July 2015

Filed in Arts and Entertainment by on July 24, 2015 3 Comments
What’s On In Zurich Late July 2015

  What’s On In Zurich Late July 2015   Get ready for Celebrating the Swiss National Holiday on 1st August – 7 ideas We’ve got 7 ideas to keep you occupied on the 1st August 2015 to celebrate the Swiss National Holiday in style. From the Rhine Falls, to cruises on Lake Zurich to farmer’s […]

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Celebrate 1st August Swiss National Day in Style

Celebrate 1st August Swiss National Day in Style

  Celebrate 1st August Swiss National Day in Style   7 Ideas for things to do in Switzerland to celebrate 1st August This year, 2015, August 1st falls on a Saturday.  It means that sadly there is no day off work – but it will be an excuse to celebrate all weekend. It’s a celebration […]

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Zermatt Celebrates Matterhorn 150th Anniversary

Zermatt Celebrates Matterhorn 150th Anniversary

  Photograph © Robert Bösch, Mammut und Erdmannpeisker Photo courtesy Zermatt Tourismus Zermatt Celebrates Matterhorn 150th Anniversary   On 14th July 1865, British climber Edward Whymper and his team made history by conquering the summit of the Matterhorn. At 4,478 metres this imposing mountain is world renowned (there is even a cake named after it […]

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What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late July 2015

What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late July 2015

What’s On in Zurich Mid to Late July 2015   Zurich Ironman July 19th roads will be closed along Seestrasse and various other locations in Zurich this coming Sunday for the Zurich Ironman. It’s a great spectacle for all the family and there are great viewing points all round the lake. The Ironman Zurich Switzerland […]

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Hiking around Lake Obersee Near Näfels

Hiking around Lake Obersee Near Näfels

Hiking around Lake Obersee Near Näfels If you fancy a light hike or even a Sunday afternoon stroll which is easy enough for all the family, a beautiful place not far from Zurich with fabulous scenery is Lake Obersee near Näfels. It’s a great place to go and visit anytime, but the best times to […]

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What’s On In Zurich Mid July 2015

What’s On In Zurich Mid July 2015

  What’s On In Zurich Mid July 2015     Free Concerts at the Bäckeranlage from 8th July – 3rd September every Summer Stadt Zurich organises free concerts in the Bäckeranlage park in Zurich on Wednesday evenings. The best thing is that they are totally FREE! Bob Spring and The Calling Sirens is on Wednesday […]

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ZurichCARD – Travel and More in Zurich

ZurichCARD – Travel and More in Zurich

ZurichCARD – Travel and More in Zurich     If you’ve got visitors over this Summer (or anytime) you might want to think about introducing them to the ZürichCARD. Not only is the ZürichCARD a transport ticket which allows you to travel (2nd class) and explore the city via all the buses, trains, trams, selected […]

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Openair Cinema in Zurich … Orange Turns to Salt

Openair Cinema in Zurich … Orange Turns to Salt

  Going to the Orange Openair on the lake in Zurich has become something of a Summer ritual but now Orange has turned to salt. Salt Openair Cinema. However, it’s in the same great location right at Zurichhorn on the lake just down from China Gardens. It takes place from 16th July to 16th August […]

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What’s On In Zurich Beginning of July 2015

What’s On In Zurich Beginning of July 2015

What’s On In Zurich Beginning of July 2015   It’s been sizzling in Zurich this past week and the hot temperatures are set to continue all through the following week. Enjoy the sunshine (and the amazing sunsets we’ve been having) and take a look at some of the events on all over town.   Caliente […]

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