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Colourwoods Montessori Bilingual Kindergarten in Küsnacht

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Colourwoods Montessori Bilingual Kindergarten in Küsnacht

  Colourwoods Montessori Bilingual Kindergarten in Küsnacht   Tips on Choosing a Kindergarten   Lots of new people will be arriving in Zurich this Autumn and maybe you will be one of them looking for a Kindergarten for your pre-schooler. There is lots of choice in Zurich, but how do you know where to find […]

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Top Tips for Newcomers to Switzerland

Filed in "New In Zurich", Children, Family by on September 4, 2016 3 Comments
Top Tips for Newcomers to Switzerland

. Top Tips for Newcomers to Switzerland   It’s an adventure moving to a new country but it can also be fraught with worry and uncertainty. Switzerland is a wonderful country to move to and its key cities rank highly in international quality of life surveys. However, as with anything new there are bound to […]

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Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Filed in Children, Free, Sports, Swiss Festivals, Things To Do by on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Updated for 2019 . Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon 22nd September 2019   Don’t miss the “Slow Up” on Sunday 22nd September 2019. It’s the 16th edition and the route takes you around Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and then on to Schmerikon. It’s 28 km in total and […]

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Knabenschiessen Zurich

Knabenschiessen Zurich

Updated for 2019 Knabenschiessen Zurich 7th – 9th September 2019 The Tradition of Knabenschiessen in Zurich One of the old traditions in Zurich which still continues today is the shooting contest known as Knabenschiessen. It dates back to 1899 and these days it’s open to both boys and girls, though originally it was a “boys […]

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Flumserberg Summer up a Mountain

Flumserberg Summer up a Mountain

.  Flumserberg Summer up a Mountain     You might expect that a ski resort’s season only lasts until April. However the vast range of fun activities in Flumserberg disprove that myth. Only an hour away from central Zurich, the stunning views and varied activities make Flumserberg the perfect Summer day out. What was once […]

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When the River Calls – Rafting at Vorderrhein near Flims

When the River Calls – Rafting at Vorderrhein near Flims

. When the River Calls – Rafting at Vorderrhein near Flims   Sometimes, when the streets are hot, busy and crowded, and walking feels too much like plodding, the river calls. Cool and flowing, full of twists and turns and ups and downs, rafting down a river can be a quasi-spiritual experience that lingers for […]

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