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Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich

Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich

Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich  One of my favourite day trips in Switzerland has to be the one to Mount Pilatus. The outlook was not great as it was a very cloudy day in Zurich and as we looked at the Pilates webcam at around 8.30 in the morning the outlook seemed a […]

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Europe’s highest suspension bridge – the Scariest Bridge in the World

Filed in Family, Outside Zurich, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Travel by on January 11, 2014 1 Comment
Europe’s highest suspension bridge – the Scariest Bridge in the World

Photo credit: MySwitzerland Mount Titlis and Europe’s Highest Suspension Bridge Fancy going up into the mountains and seeing some fantastic views? One of the best places in Switzerland to feast your eyes on perfect snow-capped alpine scenery must surely be the area around Mount Titlis. The highest suspension bridge in Switzerland was opened in January […]

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Diccon Bewes “Slow Train to Switzerland Tour” with Migros Klubschule

Diccon Bewes “Slow Train to Switzerland Tour” with Migros Klubschule

Diccon Bewes “Slow Train to Switzerland Tour” with Migros Klubschule  Have you read Diccon Bewes’s latest book “The Slow Train to Switzerland”? If so you might like the opportunity to meet the author in person as he will soon be embarking on a tour of Switzerland in conjunction with “Klubschule Migros”. He will visit Klubschule […]

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Ski Webcams at Ski Resorts Near Zurich

Ski Webcams at Ski Resorts Near Zurich

Skiing near Zurich? Ski Webcams at Ski Resorts near Zurich Photo credit: Lenzerheide Ski Resort If you’re heading off for a day trip to go skiing near Zurich it’s always sensible to check the forecast and you can do that by going to the website of the resort you are planning to visit. However, did […]

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What’s On In Zurich for Christmas & New Year

What’s On In Zurich for Christmas & New Year

What On In Zurich for Christmas & New Year It’s not long now till Christmas and Zurich is rocking with Christmas festivities, parties and events… The shops and Christmas Markets are packed with gifts for this festive time of year and everywhere looks festive. For some ideas on what to do in Zurich at this time […]

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Lenzerheide Zauberwald and Light Show

Lenzerheide Zauberwald and Light Show

Lenzerheide Light Zauberwald and Light Show The snowy holiday region  of Lenzerheide is turning colourful and magical with a show of festive lights in the forest. And it all takes place until 26th December this year. This special “Lenzerheide Zauberwald” involves a magical light show with entertainment and a Christmas market right in the middle […]

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