Swiss Festivals

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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Flying High in Chaplin’s World Balloon at Chateau d’Oex

Flying High in Chaplin’s World Balloon at Chateau d’Oex

. Flying High in Chaplin’s World Balloon at Chateau d’Oex Chaplin’s World is a fabulous attraction located on the outskirts of Vevey in Switzerland. Celebrating the life of the famous actor, musician and all round hero of the stage and screen, Charlie Chaplin, the museum is a must-visit attraction and suitable for old and young […]

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What’s On in Zurich Late January Early February 2018

What’s On in Zurich Late January Early February 2018

  . What’s On in Zurich Late January Early February 2018   CHATEAU d’OEX BALLOON FESTIVAL 27th JANUARY – 4th FEBRUARY: the 40th edition of the famous Chateau d’Oex Balloon Festival takes place this year from 27th January to 4th February. A true explosion of colour in the sky, set against a snowy backdrop. Find out […]

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Relishing Time at SIHH18 Watch Fair Geneva

Relishing Time at SIHH18 Watch Fair Geneva

Relishing Time at SIHH18 Watch Fair Geneva   SIHH18 – International De La Haute Horlogerie This year the 28th edition of the “International De La Haute Horlogerie” exhibition took place in Geneva.  Also known as SIHH, this year the event achieved a record attendance of just under 20,000 visitors over 5 days and welcomed six new […]

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What’s On In Zurich Mid To Late January 2018

What’s On In Zurich Mid To Late January 2018

. What’s On In Zurich Mid To Late January 2018   MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL SWISS NATONAL MUSEUM FROM 19th JAN: there is a new exhibition at the Swiss National Museum from 19th January. Offering a real glimpse behind the scenes with lots of memorabilia, costumes, guitars, vintage posters as well as a selection of film […]

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What’s On In Zurich Early January 2018 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Early January 2018 Onwards

What’s On In Zurich Early January 2018 Onwards   Wishing you all a fabulous New Year! It’s been pretty wet and windy in Zurich the past week or so but let’s hope the sun will be back soon. In any case here are some suggestions for things to do in Zurich and places to go, come […]

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