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Skiing – Lenzerheide Arosa Cable Car Connection Now Live!

Filed in Skiing, Snow, Sports, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Travel by on January 19, 2014 0 Comments
Skiing – Lenzerheide Arosa Cable Car Connection Now Live!

Skiing – Lenzerheide Arosa Cable Car Goes Live! Photo credit: ArosaLenzerheide.ch There was fabulous news for skiers in 2014 when the long awaited cable car connection between Lenzerheide and Arosa finally went live!  From now on it means that you can ski in both resorts thanks to the new Urdenbahn cable car connection which links […]

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Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich

Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich

Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich  One of my favourite day trips in Switzerland has to be the one to Mount Pilatus. The outlook was not great as it was a very cloudy day in Zurich and as we looked at the Pilates webcam at around 8.30 in the morning the outlook seemed a […]

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Europe’s highest suspension bridge – the Scariest Bridge in the World

Filed in Family, Outside Zurich, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Travel by on January 11, 2014 1 Comment
Europe’s highest suspension bridge – the Scariest Bridge in the World

Photo credit: MySwitzerland Mount Titlis and Europe’s Highest Suspension Bridge Fancy going up into the mountains and seeing some fantastic views? One of the best places in Switzerland to feast your eyes on perfect snow-capped alpine scenery must surely be the area around Mount Titlis. The highest suspension bridge in Switzerland was opened in January […]

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Ski Webcams at Ski Resorts Near Zurich

Ski Webcams at Ski Resorts Near Zurich

Skiing near Zurich? Ski Webcams at Ski Resorts near Zurich Photo credit: Lenzerheide Ski Resort If you’re heading off for a day trip to go skiing near Zurich it’s always sensible to check the forecast and you can do that by going to the website of the resort you are planning to visit. However, did […]

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Lenzerheide Zauberwald and Light Show

Lenzerheide Zauberwald and Light Show

Lenzerheide Light Zauberwald and Light Show The snowy holiday region  of Lenzerheide is turning colourful and magical with a show of festive lights in the forest. And it all takes place until 26th December this year. This special “Lenzerheide Zauberwald” involves a magical light show with entertainment and a Christmas market right in the middle […]

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Big Pintenfritz Grindelwald – Longest Toboggan Ride in Europe

Filed in Family, Sports, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Things To Do by on October 24, 2013 2 Comments
Big Pintenfritz Grindelwald – Longest Toboggan Ride in Europe

Big Pintenfritz Grindelwald – Longest Toboggan Ride in Europe Love tobogganing? Then you might very well be interested in the longest toboggan ride in the whole of Switzerland? What’s more is that Big Pintenfritz is also the longest toboggan ride in the whole of Europe! Scenic Toboggan Run This snowy downhill adventure starts at the Faulhorn […]

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