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Zurich Film Festival 10th Anniversary Special

Zurich Film Festival 10th Anniversary Special

Zurich Film Festival 10th Anniversary Special 25th September – 5th October 2014 Photo © Nigel Parry, Zurich Film Festival 2014 Liam Neeson Zurich Film Festival is celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary this year and there will be plenty of special events to accompany this landmark! Academy Award nominee Liam Neeson will be present at the Gala […]

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Champagne & Fine Food: Rosé Paradox Park Hotel Vitznau

Champagne & Fine Food: Rosé Paradox Park Hotel Vitznau

Champagne & Fine Food: Rosé Paradox Park Hotel Vitznau  Photo © NewInZurich Last week Moët Hennessey launched their special “Rose Paradox” menu with a special champagne tasting and food pairing press dinner at the 5 star luxury Park Hotel Vitznau on the Vierwaldssttättersee only about an hour’s drive from Zurich. It featured Dom Perignon Rosé […]

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Zurich Sommer Ferienpass – Kids Summer Pass in Zurich

Zurich Sommer Ferienpass – Kids Summer Pass in Zurich

Zurich Sommer Ferienpass – Kids Summer Pass in Zurich One great tip for school children is the ZVV Sommer Ferienpass – or Summer Holiday ticket. Coinciding with the Swiss School holidays it offers 2 different starting dates (5th July – 10th August and 12th July – 17th August) with 5 weeks of free (2nd class) […]

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Free and Cheap Things To Do in Summer in Zurich

Free and Cheap Things To Do in Summer in Zurich

   . Free and Cheap Things To Do in Summer in Zurich   We all know that Zurich is up there as one of the most expensive cities in the world to live in – but there are some reasonably priced activities and believe it or not many free ones too! If you’re spending the […]

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Afro-Pfingsten Festival Winterthur 2014

Afro-Pfingsten Festival Winterthur 2014

Afro-Pfingsten Festival Winterthur 2014 The temperatures are rising and the forecasters predict a scorching weekend. What could be better than visiting the Afro-Pfingsten Festival 2014 in Winterthur? The festival started on Tuesday and culminates on Sunday and it’s fun and it’s free! There’s reggae and  African music, African food and snacks, a world market, an […]

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Chantal Panozzo Swiss Life: 30 Things I Wish I’d Known

Chantal Panozzo Swiss Life: 30 Things I Wish I’d Known

Chantal Panozzo Swiss Life: 30 Things I Wish I’d Known  Photo source: Chantal Panozzo It’s always fun to read books written by expats in Switzerland and especially when they are written in a witty and engaging style. Chantal Panozzo is an American writer and copywriter who has been living in Switzerland since 2006. Originally from […]

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