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Photo Highlights of the Sechselaeuten Kinderumzug

Photo Highlights of the Sechselaeuten Kinderumzug

. Photo Highlights of the Sechselaeuten Kinderumzug   If you were in Zurich on Sunday 16th April you may have wondered why the traffic was either moving at a snail’s pace or completely diverted. Well it was due to the Kinderumzug, or Children’s Parade – part of the Sechselaeuten celebrations, which traditionally takes place the […]

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What’s On in Zurich Mid April 2018 Onwards

What’s On in Zurich Mid April 2018 Onwards

 .   What’s On in Zurich Mid April 2018 Onwards   14th – 16th APRIL SECHSELAEUTEN: this weekend in Zurich is the festival of Sechselaeuten. The burning of the Böögg takes place on Monday 16th April at 6pm precisely, but there are celebrations and parades all weekend and lots of fun and dressing up.  Read […]

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Stunning Swiss Scenery on A Day Trip to Lauterbrunnen

Stunning Swiss Scenery on A Day Trip to Lauterbrunnen

Lake Brienz Stunning Swiss Scenery on A Day Trip to Lauterbrunnen   Picture Postcard Swiss Scenery If you’re looking for Swiss chocolate box scenery with lush meadows, cow bells ringing and sunshine glinting from mountain peaks topped with snow, a trip to Lauternbrunnen is a real must. Perfect to Visit Anytime of Year Anytime of […]

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Focus – Instagram’s New Portrait Mode for Photos & Video

Focus – Instagram’s New Portrait Mode for Photos & Video

Roxy posing for Instagram’s Focus mode Roxy . Focus – Instagram’s New Portrait Mode for Photos & Video If you’re having fun taking lots of photos of yourself in and around Zurich on your phone, you might be interested to know that Instagram has come out with a cool new option. With the latest update […]

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Opening Night of Art On Ice Zurich 2018 – The Original

Opening Night of Art On Ice Zurich 2018 – The Original

  . Opening Night of Art On Ice Zurich 2018 – The Original   Meryl Davis and Charlie White The latest edition of Art On Ice Zurich opened on 1st March at the Hallenstadion. Photographer Geoff Pegler was on site to capture these great photos of the evening’s entertainment. Olympic Gold Medallists Aljona Savchenko and […]

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Hergiswil Glass Factory – Glasi Hergiswil

Hergiswil Glass Factory – Glasi Hergiswil

. . Hergiswil Glass Factory – Glasi Hergiswil   A great day out not too far from Zurich is a trip to the glass factory in Hergiswil. Just around three quarters of an hour from the city by car and a little under 90 minutes by train, it makes for a great half day out […]

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What’s On In Zurich Late February Early March 2018

What’s On In Zurich Late February Early March 2018

. What’s On In Zurich Late February Early March 2018     PHOTOS OF THE CHIENBÄSE FIRE PARADE BASEL:  check out these photos from last Sunday’s Fire Parade in  Liestal Basel. PHOTOS OF FASNACHT IN BASEL AND LUCERN: if you didn’t make Fasnacht in Lucern or Basel this here take a look at some photos […]

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Chienbäse – Liestal Fire Parade – A Swiss Tradition

Chienbäse – Liestal Fire Parade – A Swiss Tradition

. Chienbäse – Liestal Fire Parade – A Swiss Tradition   The Run Up to Basel Fasnacht   Chienbäse –  The Liestal Fire Parade On the Sunday before Morgenstrich, and the beginning of Basel Fasnacht, the town of Liestal close to Basel hosts a traditional event called Chienbäse. The main attraction is the very impressive Fire Parade in […]

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What To Do In Zurich Mid to Late February 2018

What To Do In Zurich Mid to Late February 2018

. What To Do In Zurich Mid to Late February 2018   This weekend don’t miss Züri Carneval and then on Monday you need to get up early to head to Basel for Morgenstrich so that you can truly enjoy Basel Fasnacht! Find out more below: ZÜRI CARNEVAL 16th -18th FEBRUARY: don’t forget to join […]

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Top Things To Do In Baden

Top Things To Do In Baden

. Top Things To Do In Baden   Baden is a spa town famed for its curative thermal waters since Roman times when it was known as “Aquae Helveticae”. Located just 20 or 30 minutes by train from Zurich it’s an easy day trip or indeed a great place to go for a weekend spa […]

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