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Mode Zalon Fashion Pop-Up in Zurich

Mode Zalon Fashion Pop-Up in Zurich

Mode Zalon Fashion Pop-Up in Zurich   Mode Zalon opens its doors in Zurich with fashion experts and stylists to help make you the most stylish you can be! They are on hand to help you with all your styling and fashion questions and their style advice is free of charge! Mode Zalon takes place in […]

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Expovina Wine Ships – the Wine Boats in Zurich

Expovina Wine Ships – the Wine Boats in Zurich

Updated for 2018 Expovina 2018 – 1st – 15th November 2018 Attention all wine lovers! Early November is always a special time for wine in Zurich. It’s when the wine ships dock at Bürkliplatz in Zurich for the annual Autumn Expovina wine event. Yes, this really is wine on the water – or a floating […]

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What’s On in Zurich Mid October 2016

What’s On in Zurich Mid October 2016

. What’s On in Zurich  Mid October 2016 . The Dalai Lama is in Zurich on Friday 14th October there are still some tickets left to see the Dalai Lama at the Hallenstadion in Zurich – but you will have to be quick as it starts at 8.30am and finishes at 5pm. To buy tickets […]

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Thai Food and Entertainment at the Marriott in Zurich

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Thai Food and Entertainment at the Marriott in Zurich

.  Thai Food and Entertainment at the Marriott in Zurich Thai Food Market Until 20th October   The Thai Food Market at the Marriott Hotel Zurich The Thai Food Market opened on 10th October at the Marriott Hotel in Zurich and continues until the 20th October. We were invited to try the food on the […]

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Vintage Chocolate Tram Ride in Zurich with Honold

Vintage Chocolate Tram Ride in Zurich with Honold

Every year there is an fabulous treat in store for chocolate lovers all over Zurich as the Honold  Schoggi-Tram wends its way through the streets of Zurich for just 10 wonderful days. Commissioned by Confiserie Honold the tram is a vintage model, beautifully furnished with wooden seats and brass fittings,  and on board you get […]

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Answers to the Zurich Fountain Quiz

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Answers to the Zurich Fountain Quiz

Answers to the Zurich Fountain Quiz Here are the answers to the locations of the 12 selected fountains in Zurich we thought that you might know. Fountain One Fountain Two Fountain Three Fountain Four Fountain Five Fountain Six Fountain Seven Fountain Eight Fountain Nine Fountain 10 Fountain 11 Fountain 12 Information on the fountains of […]

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Die Herzbaracke on Lake Zurich

Die Herzbaracke on Lake Zurich

Die Herzbaracke on Lake Zurich A Floating Theatre in 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 […]

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A Winter Weekend Trip to Pizol, Bergün and Surava

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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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Helvetia’s Dream – Time-lapse Video of Swiss Mountains by Alessandro Della Bella

Helvetia’s Dream – Time-lapse Video of Swiss Mountains by Alessandro Della Bella

Have you seen this fabulous time-lapse video of the Swiss landscape and mountains by Alessandro Della Bella?  It was featured in the Tages Anzeiger newspaper last week. Entitled “Helvetia’s Dream” it was taken using time lapse photography and shows Switzerland’s mountains in all their glory from Arosa to Zermatt including the Matternhorn and the Eiger. […]

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Misty views across the Greifensee towards Bachtel

Filed in Outside Zurich, Zurich in Photos by on November 1, 2012 0 Comments
Misty views across the Greifensee towards Bachtel

After last weekend’s snowfall followed by warmer temperatures and sunshine, the snow is receding on all but the highest points.  Three views this morning through the mist across the Greifensee from Forch showing the remaining snow:

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