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Stay in the Jungfrau Ski Region and Ski for Free

Stay in the Jungfrau Ski Region and Ski for Free

. Stay in the Jungfrau Ski Region and Ski for Free   The Jungfrau Ski Region of Switzerland is famed for its wonderful skiing and this is where, at the Lauberhorn, you can find the longest World Cup slope in the world! Fancy trying that one out? We’ve just heard that the Hotels of the […]

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Zurich’s Singing Christmas Tree

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Zurich’s Singing Christmas Tree

Updated for 2018 Zurich’s Singing Christmas Tree Updated for 2018 One of the highlights of Christmas in Zurich must surely be visiting the Singing Christmas Tree. This gigantic Christmas tree is not like any other – it’s set on a podium and filled with smiling, singing faces and you can listen and enjoy their singing as […]

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Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Filed in Children, Free, Sports, Swiss Festivals, Things To Do by on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon

Updated for 2018 . Don’t miss the “Slow Up” from Meilen to Rapperswil Schmerikon 23rd September 2018   Don’t miss the “Slow Up” on Sunday 23rd September 2018. It’s the 15th edition and the route takes you around Lake Zurich from Meilen to Rapperswil and then on to Schmerikon. It’s 28 km in total and […]

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Record Breaking Böögg and Sechselaeuten in the Rain

Record Breaking Böögg and Sechselaeuten in the Rain

  Record Breaking Böögg and Sechselaeuten in the Rain   If you were in Zurich yesterday you will have noticed that the most coveted piece of apparel in town apart from a “costume” was a transparent plastic cover up or an umbrella. Yes, the weather wasn’t too kind to the Böögg, the spectators or all […]

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Sechseläuten and the Burning of the Böögg 2016

Sechseläuten and the Burning of the Böögg 2016

Photo credit Geoff Pegler This year the burning of the Böögg will take place on Monday 18th April at 6pm exactly. It’s a celebration to mark the end of Winter and the beginning of Summer – and what better way to do it than to set fire to a snowman-like effigy in the centre of […]

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Photos of Street Parade Zurich 2015

Photos of Street Parade Zurich 2015

  Photos of Street Parade Zurich 2015   Whoever says that Zurich is a boring city full of bankers and no fun – should really visit on Street Parade day! Last Saturday the annual street party took place and there was music, fun, and merriment as everyone let their hair down. The fountain at Stadelhofen […]

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