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What’s On In Zurich Early To Mid March 2019

What’s On In Zurich Early To Mid March 2019

What’s On In Zurich Early To Mid March 2019     ZÜRICARNEVAL 8th – 10th MARCH: Zurich’s Fasnacht experience takes place in the city from the 8th – 10th March with the parade taking place on Sunday 10th March at 2.30pm. Find out more here. GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 7th – 17th MARCH: If you […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early March 2019

What’s On in Zurich Early March 2019

What’s On in Zurich Early March 2019 After the unseasonally high temperatures we experienced in Zurich in February, March is starting off a little cooler with some rain showers forecast – so don’t forget your brolly! Take a look below to see some of the best upcoming events in town. FIRST SWISS COFFEE FESTIVAL 2nd […]

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The Luxemburgerli – Zurich’s Very Special Macaroon

The Luxemburgerli – Zurich’s Very Special Macaroon

The Luxemburgerli – Zurich’s Very Special Macaroon   Everybody in Zurich knows Confiserie Sprüngli and their legendary macaroons. Known as Luxemburgerli they’re as light as air and come in a whole host of flavours and beautiful colours. They are seasonally inspired and in Summer for example, you will tend to get lots of citrus and […]

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Romansh – Switzerland’s Fourth National Language

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Romansh –  Switzerland’s Fourth National Language

Romansh – Switzerland’s Fourth National Language   Graubünden – courtesy of MySwitzerland Romansh Switzerland’s Fourth Language Everyone knows that in Switzerland German, French and Italian are national languages. However, there is a fourth one, Romansh which is spoken solely in the Canton of Graubünden. Romansh only became the fourth national language in 1938 and an […]

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Fête Des Vignerons 2019 Vevey Switzerland

Fête Des Vignerons 2019 Vevey Switzerland

Fête Des Vignerons 2019 18th July – 11th August 2019 Vevey Switzerland Fête Des Vignerons 2019 Vevey Switzerland We absolutely love the region along the Riviera Vaudoise where they make some simply wonderful Swiss wine. The pretty terraced vineyards situated on the banks of Lac Léman are really picturesque and are world renowned. This year […]

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Cow Parade and Cheese Market in Elm Switzerland

Cow Parade and Cheese Market in Elm Switzerland

Cow Parade and Cheese Market in Elm Switzerland One of the best things about early Autumn in Switzerland is going to watch a cow parade. At the end of the Summer the cows are brought down from the Sumer mountain pastures and welcomed back in to the villages. It’s a time to rejoice and welcome […]

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