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Filed in Snow, Zurich in Photos by on December 11, 2012 0 Comments
12 12 12

      Photo: © Simion7d Today is the the 12th day of the 12th month of two thousand and twelve! There are lots of superstitions associated with the occurrence of this “perfect number” in triplicate. Apparently the date represents a “window of possibility for an evolutionary leap”. So today is a great day to […]

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Fancy sleeping in an Igloo in Switzerland?

Filed in Skiing, Snow, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Travel by on December 8, 2012 0 Comments
Fancy sleeping in an Igloo in Switzerland?

Updated for 2019 Fancy sleeping in an Igloo in Switzerland?   Ever thought of staying somewhere in the mountains but just a little different? How about staying in an Igloo?  Believe it or not Switzerland has a number of  “igloo villages” dotted all over the country in various ski resorts. Not only is it a […]

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A Winter Weekend Trip to Pizol, Bergün and Surava

Filed in Family, Outside Zurich, Skiing, Snow, Swiss Mountains, Travel by on November 5, 2012 0 Comments
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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October Snow in Zurich and Surrounding areas

Filed in Outside Zurich, Snow, Weather, Zurich in Photos by on October 29, 2012 0 Comments
October Snow in Zurich and Surrounding areas

Well the snow certainly didn’t stop on Sunday so today, Monday, was a veritable Winter Wonderland in and around Zurich.  Not only did it serve as a reminder to get your car booked in for the Winter tyre change (if you haven’t already) but as the sun shone and the children built snowmen it really […]

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The Snow is Coming! Top 5 Tips for Winter in Switzerland

Filed in Skiing, Snow, Weather by on October 25, 2012 1 Comment
The Snow is Coming! Top 5 Tips for Winter in Switzerland

Are you ready for the snow in Switzerland? Here are five practical tips to help you prepare for the Winter season: 1. Winter Tyres – If you haven’t changed your tyres over from Summer to Winter now is the time to do this. Typically in Switzerland the time to change your tyres is in October […]

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