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What’s On In Zurich Mid to End of December 2015

What’s On In Zurich Mid to End of December 2015

    What’s On In Zurich Mid to End of December 2015     Christmas Present Shopping List – have you got all your presents yet? If not take a look at this list – it’s got everything from  champagne, chocolate, cashmere, charity and everything in-between and all available to buy in Zurich. See here […]

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Alpine Charm in Central Zurich – Chalet Ruinart at Hotel Widder

Filed in Hotels & Restaurants, Restaurants by on December 18, 2015 0 Comments
Alpine Charm in Central Zurich – Chalet Ruinart at Hotel Widder

    Alpine Charm in Central Zurich – Chalet Ruinart at Hotel Widder   If you fancy a touch of Alpine Charm in the centre of Zurich there’s no need to schlep out to the mountains as right in the centre of the city is the Chalet Ruinart. The courtyard of the Hotel Widder in […]

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Fancy a Trip to Oman?

Filed in Travel by on December 17, 2015 0 Comments
Fancy a Trip to Oman?

Fancy a Trip to Oman?   Fancy a Trip to Oman? Clive Greaves tells us about this often overlooked travel destination following his recent visit to this interesting country. A holiday location often not on the tourists’ radar – but one certainly worth exploring! Clive tell us his experiences … Maybe I’m naive, but I […]

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Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat

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Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat

 Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat Photo courtesy of Zurich Tourism Lichterschwimmen Lights Floating on the Limmat   Every year shortly before Christmas this beautiful tradition takes place in Zurich.   Watch the little candles float along the Limmat River while you enjoy a hot punch or Glühwein at Weinplatz. It all happens in the beautiful old part of […]

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Glacier Skiing and Ski and Snowboard Testing in Saas Fee

Glacier Skiing and Ski and Snowboard Testing in Saas Fee

Hopefully the ski resorts around Zurich will be full of snow soon.  But if you can’t wait until December when the resorts typically open up, why not try glacier skiing in Saas Fee? During the months of October and November they run their “Swiss ski tests” where you can test out skis and snowboards for the […]

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Reviewing the GTech AirRam Vacuum Cleaner

Filed in Arts and Entertainment by on November 14, 2012 0 Comments
Reviewing the GTech AirRam Vacuum Cleaner

Reviewing the GTech AirRam Vacuum Cleaner   Here at NewInZurich we love gadgets so when we were invited to taste out the latest model of the GTech AirRam vacuum cleaner we jumped at the chance. In Switzerland it’s Good to Have a Great Vacuum In Switzerland hiring a cleaner is not only complicated but it’s […]

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Die Herzbaracke on Lake Zurich

Die Herzbaracke on Lake Zurich

Have you ever seen the “Herzbaracke” moored up near Bellevue in Zurich and wondered what it is? It’s actually a cross between a house boat and a “floating theatre”, equipped with a restaurant and a stage and all beautifully  decorated in  the style of “la Belle Epoque”. Federico Emanuel Pfaffen and his troupe perform dance […]

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Edward Degas Exhibition at Fondation Beyeler in Basel till January

Edward Degas Exhibition at Fondation Beyeler in Basel till January

Fancy a trip outside Zurich to see some of the work by the acclaimed artist Edward Degas? Until the 27th January his work will be on show at the Fondation Beyeler in Basel. Alongside van Gogh, Cézanne and Gauguin, Edgar Degas (1834-1917) is considered one of the major pioneers of modern art. Yet Degas exhibitions […]

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Mercedes Benz Fashion Days Zurich: Lauren Hutton, MGSM, Marco de Vincenzo, Mila Schön, Angelos Bratis, Laurel and Pegasus

Filed in Fashion, Music, Things To Do by on November 8, 2012 0 Comments
Mercedes Benz Fashion Days Zurich: Lauren Hutton, MGSM, Marco de Vincenzo, Mila Schön, Angelos Bratis, Laurel and Pegasus

Last night’s fashion show for the “Mercedes Benz Fashion Days took place at Schiffbau in Zurich. It  featured designs from MSGM di Massimo Giorgetti, Marco de Vincenzo, Mila Schön, Angelos Bratis as well as Laurel. Lauren Hutton, the American model and actress was present as one of the VIPs in the audience and was interviewed during […]

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A Winter Weekend Trip to Pizol, Bergün and Surava

Filed in Family, Outside Zurich, Skiing, Snow, Swiss Mountains, Travel by on November 5, 2012 0 Comments
A Winter Weekend Trip to Pizol, Bergün and Surava

Keeping to the theme of mountains and looking forward to the upcoming Winter snow season in Switzerland, how do you fancy a tobogganing trip to Bergün taking in Pizol and Surava? One intrepid family with 3 young girls did just that last Season and here they tell us their experiences.  It sounds like a lot of […]

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