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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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Kids Summer Fun with the Zurich Ferienpass – ZVV Ferienpass

Kids Summer Fun with the Zurich Ferienpass – ZVV Ferienpass

Updated for 2019 Kids Summer Fun with the Zurich Ferienpass 2019 ZVV Ferienpass For Children Aged 6 to 16 If you have children between the ages of 6 and 16 and are living in Zurich there is one Summer accessory you should definitely not be without!  It’s the ZVV holiday pass 2019. We LOVED this […]

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What’s On in Zurich End of May Early June 2015

What’s On in Zurich End of May Early June 2015

    What’s On in Zurich End of May Early June 2015   There’s a lot of sun forecast for the next few days – so enjoy the weather and have fun in Zurich. ****Free Public Transport in Zurich 31st May**** yes, it’s true! Free public transport in Zurich all day with the ZVV on […]

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Hiking in Switzerland in the Spring

Hiking in Switzerland in the Spring

Photo by Arnamoy Bhattacharyya When the weather is fine there’s nothing to beat hiking in Switzerland in the Spring. NewInZurich photo competition winner Arnamoy Bhattacharyya went hiking in the region of Solothurn and shared these gorgeous photos with us.   Photo by Arnamoy Bhattacharyya The hike started in the centre of Solothurn and ended 17 kms […]

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