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The Glittering Awards of the Zurich Film Festival 2015

The Glittering Awards of the Zurich Film Festival 2015

The Glittering Awards of the Zurich Film Festival 2015 On Saturday 3rd October the awards ceremony for the 11th Zurich Film Festival took place at the Opera House in Zurich. The building was bathed in purple light and the green carpet was awash with sparkle and glamour as the actors, directors and guests donned their […]

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Some Photo Highlights of Zurich Film Festival 2015

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Some Photo Highlights of Zurich Film Festival 2015

Some Photo Highlights of Zurich Film Festival 2015 Zurich Film Festival 2015 opened with a bang with Stephen Fry, Jeremy Irons and Dev Patel. For the past 11 years, the Zurich Film Festival has been an Autumn events highlight, truly placing the glimmering city on the worldwide stage. As the festival continues to grow in size […]

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Hotels In Switzerland

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Hotels In Switzerland

Photos © MySwitzerland Whether you’re visiting Switzerland for a day or a week, staying in the right hotel can make all the difference to how you view a town or even a country. For some it’s proximity to the airport or railway station that is key, for others it’s the luxuriousness and the comfort that […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early October 2015

What’s On in Zurich Early October 2015

What’s On in Zurich Early October 2015   Photos of ZFF Tent & Arnold Schwarzenegger at the ZFF Awards on Wednesday 30th September by Caitlin Krause Sale of Luxury Cashmere in Aid of Blind Chinese Orphans 1st, 2nd and 3rd October support this worthy charity by purchasing luxury cashmere and exquisite fashion items to keep […]

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Art Workshops in English near Zurich

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Art Workshops in English near Zurich

Fancy trying your hand at painting? Be inspired! The art studio in Egg is opening on September 3rd. New this season: – experienced artist, printmaker and teacher, Paula Henihan, is joining Bridget Wilkin to teach new classes: – Saturday morning classes for children 6 – 8 and 8 – 12 – fantastic half-term holiday portfolio class […]

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Vintage Tram Photos & 100 Years of the Forchbahn

Vintage Tram Photos & 100 Years of the Forchbahn

If you missed yesterday’s VHF Vintage Tram Open Day there is another Open Day along the route from the Tram Museum in Burgwies to Esslingen on 29th September. Forchbahn Also, this year the Forchbahn celebrates 100 years of service so there will be festivities to celebrate this milestone with a big party at Forch Station […]

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Vintage Travel by Tram

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Things To Do, Travel by on August 25, 2012 0 Comments
Vintage Travel by Tram

Did you know that the “VHF”, the Society responsible for historic Forchbahn trams, run monthly public journeys in vintage trams along the “Route 21” line, a variant of the Forchbahn route, from the Tram Museum in Burgwies to Esslingen?  Today, Saturday August 25th is one of those days when the vintage trams will be out and […]

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Tours of Zurich by Stadt Zurich

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Tours of Zurich by Stadt Zurich

Did you know that every few weeks Stadt Zurich run tours (in German) of specific areas of interest in Zurich. Last week they gave a tour of the old town of Zurich. Logically enough, we started at the Lindenhof, the oldest settlement in Zurich where we were able to admire the panoramic views across the Limmat and the […]

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Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more

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Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more

Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more Planning a late Summer break or a weekend away?  Or how about half-term break not too far away? Champéry in Switzerland truly is a hidden gem. It’s a great location for hiking, mountain biking or just chilling whilst you take in the beautiful scenery. Situated in the […]

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House of Switzerland in London

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House of Switzerland in London

If you’re over in London for the Olympics don’t forget to visit the House of Switzerland 2012 at Glaziers Hall near London Bridge for little taste of Switzerland. Activities, information and fun as well as a restaurant and lots more. Next door there is also a pop-up restaurant, known as the “Bernese Chalet offering typical […]

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