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François Berthoud at the Museum für Gestaltung

François Berthoud at the Museum für Gestaltung

    François Berthoud at the Museum für Gestaltung     Where Art Meets Marketing   You can’t really miss them as you wander around town, and especially if you are near the Opera House; posters advertising upcoming productions of the Zurich Opera or the Zurich Ballet, with a single arresting image: a feather, a […]

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What’s On In Zurich End of March 2016

What’s On In Zurich End of March 2016

What’s On In Zurich End of March 2016       Happy Easter!   Wishing you a great Easter! See below for some activities to do over Easter as well as the Easter Opening hours in Zurich: 5 Things To Do in Zurich at Easter & Easter Opening Hours in Zurich check out some ideas for […]

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Luxury Spa Day at the Dolder Grand Zurich

Luxury Spa Day at the Dolder Grand Zurich

Luxury Spa Day at the Dolder Grand Zurich   Photos above courtesy of Dolder Grand Spa A trip to the luxury spa at the Hotel Dolder Grand is a treat for all the senses. The day I visited it was snowing and sleeting as I arrived but once inside this majestic building it felt warm […]

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What’s On in Zurich Late March 2016

What’s On in Zurich Late March 2016

  What’s On in Zurich Late March 2016   Giardina Garden and Outdoor Living Exhibition 17th – 20th March Messe Oerlikon whether you have a tiny balcony or a huge garden, this amazing outdoor living show has something for everyone. From outdoor tables and seating to lighting, fire pits, barbecues, plants, garden equipment and lots more […]

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Photos from Silvesterlauf Zurich 2012

Filed in Family, Sports, Things To Do, Zurich in Photos by on December 17, 2012 0 Comments
Photos from Silvesterlauf Zurich 2012

Sunday’s Silvesterlauf was a successful event in Zurich with crowds thronging the streets as people paraded around in all sorts of costumes, from traditional lycra sports attire to various forms of fancy dress, ranging from angels, to devils to Father Christmases, to red hot chilli peppers and everything in-between.  There was even someone running through […]

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Sunday in Zurich – Silvesterlauf and Shopping Outside the City

Filed in Shopping, Sports, Things To Do by on December 16, 2012 0 Comments
Sunday in Zurich – Silvesterlauf and Shopping Outside the City

Have a wonderful Sunday in Zurich. If you’re running in the Silvesterlauf good luck! And if you’ve still got Christmas presents to buy you may feel that you’re running out of time – but fear not, although Zurich itself is shut (due to the Silvesterlauf) the following Shopping Centres near Zurich are open on Sunday […]

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Leona Lewis at Art On Ice at the Hallenstadion Zurich 31st January – 3rd February

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Leona Lewis at Art On Ice at the Hallenstadion Zurich 31st January – 3rd February

Don’t miss “Art on Ice” at the Hallenstation in Zurich featuring British singer and entertainer Leona Lewis.  Leona will be performing from the 31st January – 3rd February. Accompanying Leona  on the journey will be 2Cellos’ Stjepan Hauser and Luka Sulic who supported Sir Elton John on a recent tour. The stars on the ice are […]

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Conelli Circus, Salto Natale Circus and the “Swiss Christmas” Show in Zurich

Filed in Arts and Entertainment, Christmas, Family by on December 12, 2012 0 Comments
Conelli Circus, Salto Natale Circus and the “Swiss Christmas” Show in Zurich

If you’re looking for a show or some traditional festive entertainment in Zurich over the Christmas period there are a couple of traditional circuses on offer, for example the Conelli Circus rand Salto Natale Circus running all through the Christmas season and there is also the “Swiss Christmas“ show which  takes place in a great big white tent close […]

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12 12 12

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12 12 12

      Photo: © Simion7d Today is the the 12th day of the 12th month of two thousand and twelve! There are lots of superstitions associated with the occurrence of this “perfect number” in triplicate. Apparently the date represents a “window of possibility for an evolutionary leap”. So today is a great day to […]

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Frenetic Zurich Video – Time lapse Video of Zurich by Alessandro Della Bella

Filed in Film, Photography, Zurich in Photos by on December 11, 2012 0 Comments
Frenetic Zurich Video – Time lapse Video of Zurich by Alessandro Della Bella

                  If you’ve forgotten what Zurich looks like when it’s not snowing, take a look at this beautiful video of the city by Swiss photographer Alessandro Della Bella, entitled “Frenetic Zurich”. Alessandro has created a number of “time-lapse” videos of Switzerland and this this one of Zurich […]

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