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Switzerland’s UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage

Switzerland’s UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage

. Switzerland’s UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage Special Open Weekend 10th – 11th June 2017   Did you know that Switzerland boasts a total of 11 UNESCO sites? This year the second edition of a special open weekend is being organised to celebrate “World Heritage Days” from 9th – 11th June 2017. It’s a great opportunity […]

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The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

. The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke in Zurich!   On Monday 24th April 2017 the Böögg stood innocently on his pyre in the middle of Sechselaeutenplatz as the crowd gathered round slowly but surely until the whole of the surrounding are was packed. There was hardly breathing space on this half day holiday in […]

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TAG Heuer Connecting Swiss Watches & History

TAG Heuer Connecting Swiss Watches & History

. TAG Heuer Connecting Swiss Watches & History #ConnectedToEternity   Rütli Meadow is famous for being the “birthplace of Switzerland”. It’s the historic place where in 1291 the three original cantons of  Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden united and swore allegiance thus founding the beginning of the “Confederation Helvetica”. It’s one of the most beautiful places […]

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Hotel Spenglers In the Heart of Davos

Hotel Spenglers In the Heart of Davos

. Hotel Spenglers In the Heart of Davos   There’s a new hotel right in the heart of Davos which opened just a few weeks ago. With 80 rooms and suites and a super central location, Hotel Spenglers is no ordinary new hotel as it is rooted in the history of the resort of Davos […]

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It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!

It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!

. It’s All Downhill In St Moritz – Tobogganing and Ski Races!   St Moritz is a magical place particularly in the snow. Well known for its Winter allure and glamour, this year it is yet again playing host to the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships for a record fifth time! It’s also well known […]

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Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide

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Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide

. Skiing in Davos/Klosters, Flims/Laax and Lenzerheide   If you live in Zurich, there are plenty of ski resorts which you can easily visit in a day if you don’t fancy renting an apartment or staying in a hotel. In a previous article we talked about Flumserberg which is one of the closest ski resorts […]

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