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What’s On In Zurich Beginning of July 2015

What’s On In Zurich Beginning of July 2015

What’s On In Zurich Beginning of July 2015   It’s been sizzling in Zurich this past week and the hot temperatures are set to continue all through the following week. Enjoy the sunshine (and the amazing sunsets we’ve been having) and take a look at some of the events on all over town.   Caliente […]

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Easy Nutella Brownies

Filed in Chocolate, Food and Drink by on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
Easy Nutella Brownies

Easy Nutella Brownies   Easy to make, these brownies taste really good and use only 3 main ingredients: nutella, eggs and flour – plush a dash of vanilla essence and a pinch of salt. They take around 5 mins to make and up to 15 minutes in the oven.   Ingredients   1 1/4 cups […]

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UEFA Football Prize Draw in Monte Carlo

UEFA Football Prize Draw in Monte Carlo

UEFA Football Prize Draw in Monte Carlo   The Grimaldi Forum Monaco is celebrating its 125th Anniversary with a special UEFA Football Prize Draw. If you happen to be in Monte Carlo between July 1st and August 10th, come along to the Grimaldi Forum and drop your address details into the special mailbox for the UEFA […]

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125 Years of The Automobile Club of Monaco

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Travel by on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
125 Years of The Automobile Club of Monaco

  The Automobile Club of Monaco celebrated 125 years of automobile passion on 25th. The event took place at the Grimaldi Forum Monaco, which is usually a place for trade fairs and international conventions. For this evening, the organizers of the ACM transformed the venue to an Automobile Sports Museum, with lots of motorsport memories […]

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Zurich Opera House’s Open Day Sat 22nd September – free entry for all

Zurich Opera House’s Open Day Sat 22nd September – free entry for all

Have you visited the Opera House in Zurich? If not, this Saturday you have the opportunity to explore both the public areas and “behind the scenes” as the Opernhaus invites you all to an “open Day”. From 1O.OO-21.OO the Opera House is yours to explore. There will be special events (with tickets available at the […]

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“LIP Party” Local International Party this Sunday 23rd at Holmes Place Jelmoli

Filed in Food and Drink, Sports, Things To Do by on September 18, 2012 0 Comments
“LIP Party” Local International Party this Sunday 23rd at Holmes Place Jelmoli

Are you international? Are you local? Then why not join the fun at the “Local International Party” this Sunday 23rd September at Holmes Place in Jelmoli? Starting at just 2pm and running till midnight enjoy the party atmosphere!  With Asian and European food, beer from two micro breweries and lots of good company it should […]

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Freestyle.ch Next Weekend 22nd and 23rd September in Landiwiese, Zurich

Filed in Sports, Things To Do by on September 17, 2012 0 Comments
Freestyle.ch Next Weekend 22nd and 23rd September in Landiwiese, Zurich

Freestyle.ch is the largest freestyle sporting event in Europe and it takes place in Zurich next weekend from the 22nd – 23rd September. There will be top international stars performing daring tricks on their snowboards, freestyle skis, FMX bikes and skateboards and there will be plenty of action. Lots of new products and equipment will […]

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Fine Weekend in Zurich? Burkliplatz Flea Market, International Parenting Fair, Lernfestival…

Filed in Sports, Swiss Festivals, Things To Do, Weather by on September 14, 2012 0 Comments
Fine Weekend in Zurich? Burkliplatz Flea Market, International Parenting Fair, Lernfestival…

The forecast predicted fine weather this weekend in Zurich.  Though whether it will be as sunny as last week and if the water in the lake is warm enough for swimming is another question. The photo above was taken last Saturday in Zurich and the lake was definitely “refreshing” then – before last week’s rain […]

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Alpabzug – Cows Descending the Mountain in Elm, Engelberg, Flumserberg, Brigels, Urnasch…

Filed in Children, Swiss Festivals, Travel by on September 13, 2012 5 Comments
Alpabzug – Cows Descending the Mountain in Elm, Engelberg, Flumserberg, Brigels, Urnasch…

Fancy going to watch an Alpabzug or Alpine procession with all the cows coming down the mountains? It’s around this time of year that the cows make their way down the mountains having spent the Summer months up on the Alpine pastures. The villagers get ready to greet them by dressing in traditional costumes and […]

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Irish Folk Festival at Volkshaus in Zurich 26th & 27th October

Filed in Music by on September 12, 2012 0 Comments
Irish Folk Festival at Volkshaus in Zurich 26th & 27th October

If you missed the Irish open air concerts last weekend in Toggenburg you might be interested to know that there is an Irish Folk Festival coming to Zurich on 26th and 27th October, playing at the Volkshaus.  For tickets and more details click here. Photo: Irish Folk Festival

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