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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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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

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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

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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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