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Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland

Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland

Updated for 2019 Photos by P. Wilders . Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions & Cow Parades in Switzerland     Whatever you want to call them, Alpabzugs, Alpabfahrts, Alp Processions, Désalpes or Cow Parades – the traditional Swiss custom when the cows come down the mountains is a highlight of Autumn in Switzerland. Not only are […]

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Top Tips For Transitioning to Switzerland With Kids

Top Tips For Transitioning to Switzerland With Kids

  . Top Tips For Transitioning to Switzerland with Kids from Play Space Zurich Moving home as a family is never easy, but when you’re moving country too, all sorts of different things come into play. A new culture to deal with, different values, different rules, different foods, not to mention a whole new language […]

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Switzerland’s UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage

Switzerland’s UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage

. Switzerland’s UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage Special Open Weekend 10th – 11th June 2017   Did you know that Switzerland boasts a total of 11 UNESCO sites? This year the second edition of a special open weekend is being organised to celebrate “World Heritage Days” from 9th – 11th June 2017. It’s a great opportunity […]

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Photos of Zurich in the Spring

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Photos of Zurich in the Spring

. Photos of Zurich in the Spring     Spring is a great season to behold in Zurich and this year we’ve had more than our fair share of sunshine to make it even more beautiful. Here are some photos taken in and around Zurich this Spring. We hope you enjoy them! From chocolate bunnies […]

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Urban Bike Festival Zurich

Urban Bike Festival Zurich

Updated for 2019 . Urban Bike Festival Zurich 29th – 31st March 2019   The Urban Bike Festival is taking place in Zurich once again from 29th – 31st March. It’s easy to get to as it’s very close to Hardbrücke train station, in the area around Schiffbau and Turbinenplatz. As well as offering an […]

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Sechseläuten and the Burning of the Böögg in Zurich

Sechseläuten and the Burning of the Böögg in Zurich

Photo Geoff Pegler Sechseläuten, Zünfte or Guilds’ Parade, Children’s Parade   Monday 8th April 2019   Traditionally the third Monday of April in Zurich is Sechseläuten and that means a holiday (or at least a half day holiday for most people). However, this year Sechseläuten will be taking place earlier, in fact on Monday 8th April […]

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