Animals & Wildlife

Cow Parade and Cheese Market in Elm Switzerland

Cow Parade and Cheese Market in Elm Switzerland

Cow Parade and Cheese Market in Elm Switzerland One of the best things about early Autumn in Switzerland is going to watch a cow parade. At the end of the Summer the cows are brought down from the Sumer mountain pastures and welcomed back in to the villages. It’s a time to rejoice and welcome […]

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World Animal Day and Adopt A Pet

World Animal Day and Adopt A Pet

. World Animal Day and Adopt A Pet 4th October 2018 #Welttiertag   Did you know that 4th October 2018 is World Animal Day? In Switzerland Whiskas® and Pedigree® are supporting World Animal Day in a number of different ways in cooperation with Coop. The Grizzly Project for Older People Two very interesting projects which they […]

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Zurich Zoo – Open 365 Days A Year!

Zurich Zoo – Open 365 Days A Year!

  . Zurich Zoo – Open 365 Days A Year!   Zurich Zoo or the “Zürich Zoologischer Garten” is located in Zürichbergstrasse, near Fluntern and is a wonderful open space with over 350 different species and opproximately 4,00 animals. It’s known for being one of the best zoos in Europe and is modern and innovative. It […]

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What’s On In Zurich Mid To Late January 2018

What’s On In Zurich Mid To Late January 2018

. What’s On In Zurich Mid To Late January 2018   MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL SWISS NATONAL MUSEUM FROM 19th JAN: there is a new exhibition at the Swiss National Museum from 19th January. Offering a real glimpse behind the scenes with lots of memorabilia, costumes, guitars, vintage posters as well as a selection of film […]

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Tierpark Goldau Animal Park

Tierpark Goldau Animal Park

Tierpark Goldau Animal Park   Tierpark Goldau was opened in 1925 and is one of six scientifically managed zoos in Switzerland, which is really more like a wild animal park. Located between Zug and Schwyz it’s easy to get to from Zurich and is definitely worth a trip out for all the family. There are […]

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