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The Turquoise Beauty of Valle Verzasca Ticino

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The Turquoise Beauty of Valle Verzasca Ticino

    . The Turquoise Beauty of Valle Verzasca Ticino   One place I’ve wanted to visit in Switzerland since I arrived nearly 10 years ago is the Valle Verzasca. With its turquoise jade waters and large beautiful boulders, you see pictures of it on everything from billboards to magazines to Facebook pages and until […]

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What’s On In Zurich End of April Early May 2017

What’s On In Zurich End of April Early May 2017

What’s On In Zurich End of April Early May 2017   As we move on into May from April here’s hoping there will be less snow and more sunshine! In any case there’s plenty on. Take a look here for some ideas: Sechselaeuten and the Burning of the Böögg Monday first of all if you […]

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Carona – a Hidden Gem in the Ticino

Carona – a Hidden Gem in the Ticino

 . Carona – a Hidden Gem in the Ticino   If you love the sun and the warm Mediterranean vibes of Ticino, chances are that you’ve already visited Lugano, Locarno or Ascona. However, there are many more beautiful destinations in the Ticino area which are just waiting to be discovered. With the new Gotthard Tunnel […]

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A Taste of Paradise at the Hotel Eden Roc Ascona

A Taste of Paradise at the Hotel Eden Roc Ascona

A Taste of Paradise at the Hotel Eden Roc Ascona     Sunny Welcome The other week we were lucky enough to spend a couple of days at a truly relaxing hotel in an amazing setting directly on Lake Maggiore in Ticino at the Hotel Eden Roc Ascona.   Relaxing Ticino Vibes Arriving at the […]

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Images of Venice Carnival

Images of Venice Carnival

. Images of Venice Carnival by Carmen Sirboiu   It may not be Carnival season anymore in Europe, but it’s always nice to look back on photos of the Venice Carnival or the “Carnevale di Venezia” as it’s known. This annual festival is held in Venice in Italy and always ends on Shrove Tuesday in time for the […]

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Chocolate Bunny Making at Chocolat Frey in Buchs

Chocolate Bunny Making at Chocolat Frey in Buchs

. Chocolate Bunny Making at Chocolat Frey in Buchs   #osternwirdjöö CHOCOLAT SUISSE DEPUIS 1887 You may well heard of “Chocolate Frey AG” and have probably seen it in your local Migros. This well known brand of Swiss chocolate has a factory based in Buchs in the Swiss Canton of Aargau – and what’s more it also has […]

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