Switzerland

Smoke on the Water – Sailing on Lake Zurich with Davidoff

Smoke on the Water – Sailing on Lake Zurich with Davidoff

Smoke on the Water – Sailing on Lake Zurich with Davidoff   The other week we were lucky enough to be invited to a Davidoff “Smoke on the Water” event in Zurich. After a week of long beautiful sunny Spring days and evenings, the weather was definitely on the turn. The Davidoff boat, the MS […]

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designmesse.ch 2015 Zurich: 3 days of Design Inspiration

designmesse.ch 2015 Zurich: 3 days of Design Inspiration

  From 8th to 10th May 2015 the Designmesse.ch will be taking place in Hall 9 at Zurich Messe in Oerlikon.  As well as exclusive furniture designs for the home and office it also offers a huge range of interior accessories. If you’re planning a refresh or maybe moving to a new home, this event […]

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Hiking in Switzerland in the Spring

Hiking in Switzerland in the Spring

Photo by Arnamoy Bhattacharyya When the weather is fine there’s nothing to beat hiking in Switzerland in the Spring. NewInZurich photo competition winner Arnamoy Bhattacharyya went hiking in the region of Solothurn and shared these gorgeous photos with us.   Photo by Arnamoy Bhattacharyya The hike started in the centre of Solothurn and ended 17 kms […]

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The “Caves Ouvertes” Open Wine Cellars in French Speaking Switzerland

The “Caves Ouvertes” Open Wine Cellars in French Speaking Switzerland

The “Caves Ouvertes” Open Wine Cellars in French Speaking Switzerland   You may have read our article about the “Offene Keller” or Open Cellar wine tasting events in German speaking Switzerland“ but did you know that there is an equivalent and much larger event in French-speaking Switzerland? The whole grape growing area in Suisse Romande […]

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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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