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Sarah Laura Peyrel Miss Earth Switzerland 2017

Sarah Laura Peyrel Miss Earth Switzerland 2017

 . Sarah Laura Peyrel Miss Earth Switzerland 2017   Sarah Laura Peyrel crowned Miss Earth Schweiz 2017 by Manuela Oppikofer Miss Earth Schweiz 2016 and the 2nd photo showing the final line-up. Photos by Yvonne Aeberhard-Stutz The new Miss Earth Switzerland 2017 was selected in Renens on Saturday 28th January 2017 – and it was […]

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Win Tickets to the World Ski Championships St Moritz

Win Tickets to the World Ski Championships St Moritz

. Win Tickets to the World Ski Championships St Moritz #StMoritz2017 The Alpine World Ski Championships 2017 will be taking place in St Moritz for the fifth time from 6th to 19th February. St Moritz has previously hosted the event in 1934, 1948, 1974 and 2003 so it is a great honour to be chosen […]

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Photos of Snow Polo St Moritz

Photos of Snow Polo St Moritz

. Photos of Snow Polo St Moritz   Snow Polo is synonymous with St Moritz  and this is where the first snow polo tournament took place back in 1985. Since then the town has played host to the world’s pre-eminent snow polo tournament every year. Located in a unique and magical setting, the St Moritz Snow […]

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Colour and Snow at the Chateau d’Oex Balloon Festival

Colour and Snow at the Chateau d’Oex Balloon Festival

 Photo: © Chateau-d’Oex Tourisme . Colour and Snow at the Chateau d’Oex Balloon Festival 26th January – 3rd February 2019   Photo © Carmen Sirboiu Did you know that the first balloon to fly round the world without stopping began its journey from Château-d’Oex back in 1999? It was known as the Breitling Orbiter and […]

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St Moritz Polo World Cup on Snow and World Economic Forum Davos

St Moritz Polo World Cup on Snow and World Economic Forum Davos

This week is a busy one in the mountains outside Zurich. If you fancy heading out of town there are two big international events on this week. St.Moritz Polo World Cup on Snow 24th – 27th January Why not make the journey to St Moritz to experience the glamour and excitement of a world class […]

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Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

This weekend we visited Atzmännig ski resort for the first time. Having lived in Zurich some time now, and skied widely across the Graubunden resorts, as well as in Hoch Ybrig, Flumserberg and in the French part of Switzerland, I can’t believe it’s taken so long to discover this bijou little resort right on our doorstep! And what […]

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Pure Beauty Spa – New in Zurich New Year, New You?

Pure Beauty Spa – New in Zurich  New Year, New You?

Our latest featured Guest Blog is Georgina Georgiu from Pure Beauty Spa. NewinZurich: Georgina, tell us a little bit about yourself and how new you are to Zurich. Georgina: I moved to Zurich a while ago so strictly speaking I am not ‘New in Zurich’, but the business, Pure Beauty Spa, is! My sister, Alexandra, and I are partners […]

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Living In Zurich – Courses and Workshops for Newcomers

Living In Zurich – Courses and Workshops for Newcomers

Living in Zurich – Courses and Workshops for Newcomers to Zurich When you first arrive in Zurich it’s really helpful to find out as much as possible about the city – how the public transport system works, how to dispose of rubbish correctly, where and what to recycle, what’s on and where. Books such as […]

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New Speeding Laws in Switzerland from 1st January 2013

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New Speeding Laws in Switzerland from 1st January 2013

Photo © Ellie Libertine From 1st January 2013 strict new laws came into force against drivers who speed excessively. This follows an initiative by a Swiss pressure group called RoadCross who have been campaigning for some time against speeding on Swiss roads. Speeding Excessively is defined as: driving at 70 km or more in a […]

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Social Media Marketing in Zurich – Ashley Ringger of Set Sails Media

Social Media Marketing in Zurich – Ashley Ringger of Set Sails Media

Some of you missed the recent article we wrote about Ashley Ringger of Set Sails Media, so as it is the beginning of the New Year and some of you have expressed an interest in wanting to learn more about Social Media for your job or for your business,  why not read what Ashley Ringger of Set Sails […]

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