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What’s On In Zurich Early August 2017

What’s On In Zurich Early August 2017

What’s On In Zurich Early August 2017 The Rundfunk Festival at the Landesmuseum until 1st September  listen to the music and enjoy! The Rundfunk Festival is taking place in the grounds of the Landesmuseum in Zurich. From 3rd August to 1st September. Enjoy! More info here. Sommernachtsfest Romanshorn 3rd – 5th August free entertainment at Romanshorn from […]

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World’s Longest Hanging Bridge Zermatt Switzerland

World’s Longest Hanging Bridge Zermatt Switzerland

. Europabrücke World’s Longest Hanging Bridge Zermatt Switzerland The Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge   In Switzerland hikers are taken very seriously. What used to be a long hike from Zermatt to Graeschen taking up to 4 hours is nowadays a walk of barely 10 minutes. It’s all thanks to a bridge, called the Charles Kuonen […]

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Italian Vibes in Zurich West – Restaurant 4Leoni Firenze

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Italian Vibes in Zurich West – Restaurant 4Leoni Firenze

. Italian Vibes in Zurich West – Restaurant 4Leoni Firenze     Over a year ago we were invited to dinner at Restaurant 4Leoni in Zurich West and enjoyed a wonderful meal there. We had a fabulous and tasty starter called “Cassettina Fiorentina” a box which comprises a selection of delicious cold meats, paté and […]

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Swiss Brands Tissot Watches and Reka Connect in the Jura

Swiss Brands Tissot Watches and Reka Connect in the Jura

. Swiss Brands Tissot Watches and Reka Connect in the Jura There are many beautiful areas in Switzerland and one of those is the Jura Valley. Recently we were invited to the Jura to find out about two big Swiss brands which hail from this region and have recently formed a partnership with the Reka […]

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Swiss Museum Pass – access to more than 490 Museums all over Switzerland

Swiss Museum Pass – access to more than 490 Museums all over Switzerland

  Swiss Museum Pass – access to more than 490 Museums all over Switzerland   If you enjoy visiting museums and art galleries, or taking the children and visitors to them when they come over, you might want to consider investing in a Swiss Museum Pass. Not only does it give you access to over […]

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Photos of Snow and Ice in Zurich (Part 1)

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Photos of Snow and Ice in Zurich (Part 1)

We’ve been experiencing a prolonged cold and snowy snap in Zurich and if you’ve been outside in the elements we hope you’ve managed to wrap up well and keep warm. It’s been freezing (and well below!) for a long time now and there has been a huge amount of snow – but you can’t deny […]

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Parking in Zurich – Parku – a New Concept

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Parking in Zurich – Parku – a New Concept

Parking in Zurich – Parku – a New Concept   Photo: © Parku Have YOU heard of Parku? They offer an innovative parking solution in Zurich. Whether you’re driving in London, New York or Zurich one of the major bugbears has to be finding a place to park!  If you’re fed up looking for parking […]

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tonhalleLATE – free tickets for Friday 1st March – enter draw now!

tonhalleLATE – free tickets for Friday 1st March – enter draw now!

Enter the draw to win one of two sets of double tickets for the next tonhalleLATE concert this coming Friday 1st March! Will you be one of the lucky winners? Enter now to find out! The tonhalleLATE is a fantastic opportunity for lovers of both classical and contemporary music to enjoy both in one evening. […]

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The Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich – New Programmes for Children & tonhalleLATE

The Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich – New Programmes for Children & tonhalleLATE

Have you ever visited the Tonhalle in Zurich? The concert hall in which the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich is based, is known as the “Tonhalle Zurich” and was designed by the Viennese architects Ferdinand Fellner and Hermann Helmer, who built Zurich Opera House. This amazingly beautiful (see photo above) 1,455 seat concert hall, opened in 1895 and is well known […]

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Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for All The Family

Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for All The Family

Zuerifasnacht – Carnival Fun in Zurich for All the Family “Zuerifasnacht” is a fun filled event in Zurich with costumes, wigs, outrageous outfits and lots of music from the Guggen bands. Here are some photos from a previous Fasnacht celebration in Niederdorf. As well as the pavements being strewn with confetti there was music and […]

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