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October Snow in Zurich and Surrounding areas

Filed in Outside Zurich, Snow, Weather, Zurich in Photos by on October 29, 2012 0 Comments
October Snow in Zurich and Surrounding areas

Well the snow certainly didn’t stop on Sunday so today, Monday, was a veritable Winter Wonderland in and around Zurich.  Not only did it serve as a reminder to get your car booked in for the Winter tyre change (if you haven’t already) but as the sun shone and the children built snowmen it really […]

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The Snow is Coming! Top 5 Tips for Winter in Switzerland

Filed in Skiing, Snow, Weather by on October 25, 2012 1 Comment
The Snow is Coming! Top 5 Tips for Winter in Switzerland

Are you ready for the snow in Switzerland? Here are five practical tips to help you prepare for the Winter season: 1. Winter Tyres – If you haven’t changed your tyres over from Summer to Winter now is the time to do this. Typically in Switzerland the time to change your tyres is in October […]

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Hungry? 3D Pizza at Zurich Hauptbahnhof

Hungry? 3D Pizza at Zurich Hauptbahnhof

When you walk though Zurich main station on Friday 12th October do check out the chalk drawing of Switzerland’s first 3D pizza.  It is situated not far from the “Oktoberfest” area and was drawn by British artist Julian Beever. You do have to look at it from the right angle though, to get the 3D […]

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Brockie Houses in Switzerland – Trash or Treasure?

Filed in Charity, Things To Do, Travel by on October 9, 2012 0 Comments
Brockie Houses in Switzerland – Trash or Treasure?

Whether you’ve just arrived in Switzerland or you’re just leaving for pastures new, the “Brockie” or Brokenhaus can be a great help in both situations. It can be a source of inspiration and affordable furniture if you’ve just arrived and  don’t want to have your house looking like a design set from Ikea but on […]

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Zurich Film Festival Awards 2012 – Tom Tykwer, Heather Graham and more…

Filed in Film, Things To Do, Zurich in Photos by on September 29, 2012 0 Comments
Zurich Film Festival Awards 2012 – Tom Tykwer, Heather Graham and more…

On Saturday night the Opera House was looking rather splendid as it was illuminated by coloured lights ready for the 8th Zurich Film Festival Awards ceremony. The green carpet was in place and the Zurich Film Festival directors Nadja Schildknecht, beautifully attired in an oyster full length dress, together with a very elegant Karl Spoerri, prepared […]

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Time Lapse Video of Zurich

Filed in Video, Zurich in Photos by on September 29, 2012 0 Comments
Time Lapse Video of Zurich

If you haven’t yet seen this time lapse video that was talked about in the NZZ newspaper this Summer then do take a look: Video courtesy of niggli.com For information on what’s happening in Zurich this weekend please scroll down the Home page.

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