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Art on Ice 2013 – Leona Lewis, 2Cellos (video) and Breathtaking Ice Skating

Art on Ice 2013 – Leona Lewis, 2Cellos (video) and Breathtaking Ice Skating

The premiere of Art on Ice 2013 opened on Thursday night in Zurich at the Hallenstadion in Oerlikon and the show was truly captivating. The headline act was Leona Lewis who was singing her greatest hits as the ice figure skaters danced and performed on the ice rink in front of the stage. Having never […]

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Art On Ice in Zurich 31st January – 3rd February

Art On Ice in Zurich 31st January – 3rd February

Art On Ice takes place from 31st January to the 3rd February with Leona Lewis, Swiss singer Seven and a fantastic line-up of European and World figure skating champions demonstrating their skill and expertise on ice at the Hallenstadion in Oerlikon. After Zurich, Art On Ice will go on to be staged in Lausanne, Davos, […]

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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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Sports Awards 2012 – Roger Federer and Nicola Spirig In Zurich & Bradley Wiggins in London

Filed in Exhibitions and Events, Sports by on December 17, 2012 0 Comments
Sports Awards 2012 – Roger Federer and Nicola Spirig In Zurich & Bradley Wiggins in London

Congratulations to Roger Federer, Wimbledon champion, Olympic Silver medal winner and former tennis World Number One, who was crowned best Swiss Athlete of 2012 when he was awarded 44 percent of the votes in the final round of the Credit Suisse Sports Awards. In fact Roger also won this prize back in 2003, 2004, 2006 […]

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Samichlaus Swim in the Limmat in Zurich – brrr!!!!

Samichlaus Swim in the Limmat in Zurich – brrr!!!!

Despite the ridiculously cold temperatures, not to mention the snow falling in Zurich on Sunday, there was a long line of people of all ages qeueing up to take (almost) all their clothes off and jump in the river! What’s more they had to pay for the privilege – as well as register in advance […]

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Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more

Filed in Sports, Travel by on August 21, 2012 0 Comments
Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more

Champéry – Mountain Biking, Hiking and Lots more Planning a late Summer break or a weekend away?  Or how about half-term break not too far away? Champéry in Switzerland truly is a hidden gem. It’s a great location for hiking, mountain biking or just chilling whilst you take in the beautiful scenery. Situated in the […]

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