Outside Zurich

Stunning Swiss Scenery on A Day Trip to Lauterbrunnen

Stunning Swiss Scenery on A Day Trip to Lauterbrunnen

Lake Brienz Stunning Swiss Scenery on A Day Trip to Lauterbrunnen   Picture Postcard Swiss Scenery If you’re looking for Swiss chocolate box scenery with lush meadows, cow bells ringing and sunshine glinting from mountain peaks topped with snow, a trip to Lauternbrunnen is a real must. Perfect to Visit Anytime of Year Anytime of […]

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A Majestic Stay at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace

A Majestic Stay at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace

. A Majestic Stay at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace Switzerland    The magnificent Fairmont Le Montreux Palace is situated in the heart of Montreux with a commanding view over Lac Léman.  A grande dame of the Belle Époque, this historic building dates back to 1906 and has been lovingly preserved and restored over the […]

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Hergiswil Glass Factory – Glasi Hergiswil

Hergiswil Glass Factory – Glasi Hergiswil

. . Hergiswil Glass Factory – Glasi Hergiswil   A great day out not too far from Zurich is a trip to the glass factory in Hergiswil. Just around three quarters of an hour from the city by car and a little under 90 minutes by train, it makes for a great half day out […]

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Flying High in Chaplin’s World Balloon at Chateau d’Oex

Flying High in Chaplin’s World Balloon at Chateau d’Oex

. Flying High in Chaplin’s World Balloon at Chateau d’Oex Chaplin’s World is a fabulous attraction located on the outskirts of Vevey in Switzerland. Celebrating the life of the famous actor, musician and all round hero of the stage and screen, Charlie Chaplin, the museum is a must-visit attraction and suitable for old and young […]

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Relishing Time at SIHH18 Watch Fair Geneva

Relishing Time at SIHH18 Watch Fair Geneva

Relishing Time at SIHH18 Watch Fair Geneva   SIHH18 – International De La Haute Horlogerie This year the 28th edition of the “International De La Haute Horlogerie” exhibition took place in Geneva.  Also known as SIHH, this year the event achieved a record attendance of just under 20,000 visitors over 5 days and welcomed six new […]

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Tierpark Goldau Animal Park

Tierpark Goldau Animal Park

Tierpark Goldau Animal Park   Tierpark Goldau was opened in 1925 and is one of six scientifically managed zoos in Switzerland, which is really more like a wild animal park. Located between Zug and Schwyz it’s easy to get to from Zurich and is definitely worth a trip out for all the family. There are […]

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