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Skiing in Flumserberg

Skiing in Flumserberg

  Photo courtesy of Flumserberg.ch Skiing in Flumserberg   From November to March it’s often quite misty and foggy in Zurich, but up above the clouds in the mountains it’s often lovely and sunny. There is even a phrase “unten grau, oben blau” which roughly translates as “grey down below and blue on top” and […]

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Top Things To Do In Gocek Turkey

Filed in Family, Travel by on January 5, 2013 0 Comments
Top Things To Do In Gocek Turkey

. Top Things To Do In Gocek Turkey   Hierapolis Gocek, known in former times as  Kalimce used to be a little fishing village. Today it is an international yachting center with six  first-class marinas. Located between Fethiye and Dalyan it is just half an hour from Dalman airport with regular flights to many locations in Europe. […]

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Hierapolis-Pamukkale UNESCO World Heritage Site

Filed in Family, Things To Do by on January 4, 2013 0 Comments
Hierapolis-Pamukkale UNESCO World Heritage Site

Hierapolis-Pamukkale UNESCO World Heritage Site On my numerous trips to Turkey over the past few years I’ve made several attempts to see the UNECO World Heritage Site of Pamukkale – but each time, due to one reason or another, I’ve never managed it until finally this time! Pamukkale is a town in western Turkey is […]

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NewInZurich Guide to Shopping in Zurich After Christmas and over New Year

Filed in Christmas, Family, Fashion, Practical, Shopping, Women by on December 26, 2012 0 Comments
NewInZurich Guide to Shopping in Zurich After Christmas and over New Year

NewInZurich Guide to Christmas and New Year Shopping in Zurich 2018/19 26th December or Boxing Day is known as St Stephen’s Day or “Stephantag” here in Zurich! Hope you’re all enjoying the holidays.  In case you were hoping to join stampedes of shoppers rushing to the shops to buy stuff in the sales as in other […]

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Conelli Circus, Salto Natale Circus and the “Swiss Christmas” Show in Zurich

Filed in Arts and Entertainment, Christmas, Family by on December 12, 2012 0 Comments
Conelli Circus, Salto Natale Circus and the “Swiss Christmas” Show in Zurich

If you’re looking for a show or some traditional festive entertainment in Zurich over the Christmas period there are a couple of traditional circuses on offer, for example the Conelli Circus rand Salto Natale Circus running all through the Christmas season and there is also the “Swiss Christmas“ show which  takes place in a great big white tent close […]

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Vintage Chocolate Tram Ride in Zurich with Honold

Vintage Chocolate Tram Ride in Zurich with Honold

Every year there is an fabulous treat in store for chocolate lovers all over Zurich as the Honold  Schoggi-Tram wends its way through the streets of Zurich for just 10 wonderful days. Commissioned by Confiserie Honold the tram is a vintage model, beautifully furnished with wooden seats and brass fittings,  and on board you get […]

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