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Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park is Open!

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Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park is Open!

Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park is Open! Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park in Allmendstrasse Zurich’s Freestyle Bike and Skate Park opened a while ago, but it still takes your breath away at its sheer size that makes it one of the best (and biggest) skate parks in Zurich, if not in Europe.     […]

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Weltklasse in Zurich 29th August 2013 – Usain Bolt, IAAF Diamond League Athletics at Letzigrund Stadium

Weltklasse in Zurich 29th August 2013 – Usain Bolt, IAAF Diamond League Athletics at Letzigrund Stadium

On 29th August the fastest man in the world, six-time Olympic Champion Usain Bolt will be in Zurich for the Weltklasse 2013. He will be competing at the IAAF Diamond League meeting at the Letzigrund Stadium and this will be his sixth visit to Letzigund. The Weltklasse is not an event to be missed. As […]

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Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Photo ©NewInZurich Monday was a perfect Spring day in Zurich. The weather was fabulous, hot and sunny and in the afternoon it even hit 26 degrees (!) marking a welcome departure from recent weeks. It was a full or half day holiday for the lucky ones as Zurich celebrated the festival of Sechseläuten and the whole city […]

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Swiss Traditions – The Children’s Parade for Sechseläuten – the Kinderumzug in Zurich

Swiss Traditions – The Children’s Parade for Sechseläuten – the Kinderumzug in Zurich

Photo © Geoff Pegler Flowers, costumes and sunshine  – the Kinderumzug or Children’s Parade, the prelude to the Parade of Guilds on Monday, took place in Zurich today in full sunshine. Photo © Geoff Pegler The Kinderumzug is the first part of the tradition of Sechseläuten and always takes place on the Sunday afternoon before […]

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Zurich Marathon 2013 exciting, cold and record-breaking! Geneva Marathon coming soon….

Zurich Marathon 2013 exciting, cold and record-breaking! Geneva Marathon coming soon….

  Winner of 11th Zurich Marathon Tadesse Abraham, Photo © Geoff Pegler This Sunday 7th April the 11th Zurich Marathon and 10km City Run took place and it was one of the coldest on record with temperatures between just 3 and 6 degrees. Well done and congratulations to all who braved the chilly weather and participated. A special congratulations […]

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Swiss Museum Pass – access to more than 490 Museums all over Switzerland

Swiss Museum Pass – access to more than 490 Museums all over Switzerland

  Swiss Museum Pass – access to more than 490 Museums all over Switzerland   If you enjoy visiting museums and art galleries, or taking the children and visitors to them when they come over, you might want to consider investing in a Swiss Museum Pass. Not only does it give you access to over […]

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