Switzerland

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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Dance Festival Steps – Tanzfestival Steps

Dance Festival Steps – Tanzfestival Steps

Dance Festival Steps – Dance Festival Steps A Festival of Dance in Switzerland until 17th May  Photo: Tanzfestival Steps “Dance Festival Steps – Tanzfestival Steps” is a three-week dance festival which takes place in Switzerland every two years. It’s been going since 1988, bringing dance to a wider audience and enriching the Swiss national dance scene.  There is […]

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Sechseläuten, Burning of the Böögg & Platz Fäscht 2014

Sechseläuten, Burning of the Böögg & Platz Fäscht 2014

Sechseläuten, Burning of the Böögg & Platz Fäscht 2014 It’s coming up for that very special time of year when the festival of Sechseläuten (Sächsilüüte in Swiss German) will be celebrated here in Zurich. This year will be the first time that the Böögg (the white snowman) will be burned on the newly renovated Sechseläutenplatz right in front […]

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10 Things to Do in Zurich at Easter & Easter Opening Hours

10 Things to Do in Zurich at Easter & Easter Opening Hours

  10 Things to Do in Zurich at Easter & Easter Opening Hours Updated for 2019!   Everywhere in Zurich there are bunnies and eggs to be seen as the city gears up for Easter. So if you’re staying in town over the Easter break here are some suggestions for things to do with the […]

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Baselworld 2014 – International Watch & Jewellery Fair

Baselworld 2014 – International Watch & Jewellery Fair

Baselworld 2014 – International Watch & Jewellery Fair   27th March – 3rd April Photo © Baselworld Fancy a trip to Basel? Well, next week may be just the time to go as Baselworld will be taking place in Basel from 27th March to 3rd April. With over 1,500 exhibitors, Baselworld is the most important show […]

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