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Floating Your Rubber Boat Down River in Zurich

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Floating Your Rubber Boat Down River in Zurich

Floating Your Rubber Boat Down River in Zurich   As the Summer months wear on and everyone in Europe has convinced themselves that the Tropics have moved a dozen degrees further north, people in Zurich have come up with an ingenious way of having fun and keeping cool. With swimming pools packed and the lakeside […]

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Salon du Chocolat The Catwalk – a marriage of Chocolate and Fashion – Video and photos

Salon du Chocolat The Catwalk – a marriage of Chocolate and Fashion – Video and photos

Photo © Geoff Pegler More chocolate!  After witnessing the making of the Sprungli and Christa de Carouge chocolate dress it was even more amazing to see it coming to life at the Salon du Chocolat on the catwalk.  Along with the other eleven creations by renowned chocolatiers and designers the fashion show brought a different […]

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Chocolate Fashion Show at the Salon du Chocolat and the making of a Chocolate Dress

Chocolate Fashion Show at the Salon du Chocolat and the making of a Chocolate Dress

Salon du Chocolat Fashion Show Are you going to the Salon du Chocolat this week?  If so, one of the highlights of the event will be the fashion shows where the models walk down the runway wearing chocolate fashion garments – real couture masterpieces made out of chocolate! At 5pm on the 22nd, 23rd and […]

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Chocolate Bunnies in Zurich… they’re everywhere! In the run up to the Salon du Chocolat in Zurich

Chocolate Bunnies in Zurich… they’re everywhere! In the run up to the Salon du Chocolat in Zurich

Have you noticed that Zurich has become overrun with rabbits?  Wherever you look they’re peering at you from behind shop windows, counter displays, magazine and newspaper advertisements and well, everything and everywhere! First it was the gold Lindt rabbits stacked neatly (Swiss style) in rows upon rows in your local Coop. Then there were the […]

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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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The Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich – New Programmes for Children & tonhalleLATE

The Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich – New Programmes for Children & tonhalleLATE

Have you ever visited the Tonhalle in Zurich? The concert hall in which the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich is based, is known as the “Tonhalle Zurich” and was designed by the Viennese architects Ferdinand Fellner and Hermann Helmer, who built Zurich Opera House. This amazingly beautiful (see photo above) 1,455 seat concert hall, opened in 1895 and is well known […]

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