Switzerland

The Open Wine Cellar Days in German-speaking Switzerland

The Open Wine Cellar Days in German-speaking Switzerland

  The Open Wine Cellar Days in German-speaking Switzerland 1st May and 4th & 5th May 2019 Every year there is a special wine event at the beginning of May in Switzerland. It’s called the “Offene Weinkeller” in German-speaking Switzerland and the “Caves Ouvertes” in the Suisse Romande area of the country. Starting back in […]

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Sechseläuten 2015 and the Burning of the Böögg

Sechseläuten 2015 and the Burning of the Böögg

  Sechseläuten 2015 and the Burning of the Böögg Warm sunshine and cloudless blue skies greeted the Böögg at Sechseläutenplatz yesterday, the third Monday in April, the traditional day for celebrating Sechseläuten. People thronged the streets and the centre of the city was filled with onlookers enjoying the event as well as this sunny warm day. […]

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7 Signs you Know It’s Spring in Switzerland

7 Signs you Know It’s Spring in Switzerland

7 Signs you Know It’s Spring in Switzerland   Spring in Switzerland is possibly the most beautiful season of the year. Not only are the trees abundant with blossom and the fields full of flowers, but particularly in Zurich there are fun celebrations to mark the end of the short Winter days and the beginning […]

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Chocolate Fun at the Schoggi Erlebnis Läderach in Bilten

Chocolate Fun at the Schoggi Erlebnis Läderach in Bilten

  Chocolate Fun at the Schoggi Erlebnis Läderach in Bilten   If you’re ever looking for a great trip out at a chocolate factory why not visit the Läderach “Schoggi Erlebnis” (Chocolate Experience) in Bilten. About 45 minutes or so drive from Zurich in the direction of Chur,  Läderach’s chocolate factory and chocolate shop is […]

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Womens Expo Zurich 29th March 2015

Womens Expo Zurich 29th March 2015

Womens Expo Zurich 29th March 2015  Lisa Chuma Womens Expo Zurich 29th March 2015 Lisa Chuma has done it again and organized the third Women’s Expo Zurich. This year it has outgrown the Kongresshaus and is taking place at Halle 9 in the Messe in Oerlikon. It’s a great opportunity for women to connect with other women […]

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Partial Solar Eclipse March 20th 2015 Zurich

Partial Solar Eclipse March 20th 2015 Zurich

Partial Solar Eclipse March 20th 2015 Zurich   Partial Solar Eclipse March 20th 2015 Zurich Photo © Lorenzo Borghi In case you missed the solar eclipse on March 20th 2015, photographer Lorenzo Borghi was ready with his camera and captured these shots for you. Lorenzo shot the photos (and the short time-lapse movie below) from […]

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