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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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Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for All The Family

Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for All The Family

Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for All the Family “Zuerifasnacht” is a fun filled event in Zurich with costumes, wigs, outrageous outfits and lots of music from the Guggen bands. Here are some photos from a previous Fasnacht celebration in Niederdorf. As well as the pavements being strewn with confetti there was music and […]

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St Moritz White Turf & St Moritz Snow Polo

St Moritz White Turf & St Moritz Snow Polo

If you missed the Snow Polo in St Moritz or the St Moritz White Turf last year and were thinking of going along this year then maybe now is the time to book your diary. The season is upon us for some action packed days of equine sport in the fabulous surroundings of St Moritz. […]

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Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

This weekend we visited Atzmännig ski resort for the first time. Having lived in Zurich some time now, and skied widely across the Graubunden resorts, as well as in Hoch Ybrig, Flumserberg and in the French part of Switzerland, I can’t believe it’s taken so long to discover this bijou little resort right on our doorstep! And what […]

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