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Walks and Hikes near Zurich – Boulder in the Tobler between Zumikon and Kusnacht

Walks and Hikes near Zurich – Boulder in the Tobler between Zumikon and Kusnacht

Walking and Hiking near Zurich Even a short distance from the city of Zurich it’s possible to be transported into a different world – one that is leafy, full of greenery and usually not far from a river or a lake. The Tobler river runs close to Kusnacht and if you take the walk (signposted carefully […]

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Spring Flowers in and Around Zurich

Spring Flowers in and Around Zurich

Spring Flowers in and Around Zurich When the Spring blossom is out in Zurich the city can hardly look more beautiful. With blue skies and sunshine Zurich really looks fabulous in bloom. As well as the parks and country areas around the lake, you will also find whole streets, like those around Idaplatz in the […]

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Baselworld – opulence, elegance and extravagance…..on until 2nd May 2013

Baselworld – opulence, elegance and extravagance…..on until 2nd May 2013

    Photo: © K.Joshi Have you ever visited Baselworld? The exhibition is currently running in Basel until 2nd May so if you’re interested you’ve still got time to pay a visit. So what is it all about? Essentially it’s a trade fair for the jewellery and watch market – but Baselworld is the most […]

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Video and Photos of Zurich – Springtime in Zurich

Video and Photos of Zurich – Springtime in Zurich

Springtime in Zurich Video and Photos of Zurich in Springtime Springtime in Zurich is a typical mix of clouds, showers and occasional rays of sunshine. You can even find snow in the city right into April – so it’s always good to be prepared! Another thing to remember is not to be too hasty in […]

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Brunch Boats on the Greifensee – Ideas for the Weekend?

Filed in Family, Food and Drink, Outside Zurich, Switzerland by on April 24, 2013 0 Comments
Brunch Boats on the Greifensee – Ideas for the Weekend?

The weather has definitely turned warmer and sunnier – let’s hope it stays that way!  After the unseasonable snowstorm last weekend it’s great to get back into Spring-thinking and what better way than taking a relaxing brunch cruise on a boat?  We are all familiar with the boat cruises on Lake Zurich  – but did […]

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Sunday Brunch by Train on the SBB Double Red Arrow from Zurich

Filed in Outside Zurich, Switzerland, Things To Do, Travel by on April 21, 2013 0 Comments
Sunday Brunch by Train on the SBB Double Red Arrow from Zurich

Sunday Brunch by Train on the SBB Double Red Arrow from Zurich Brunch on The Red Arrow Churchill Fancy a day trip out and breakfast too? Why not let the train take the strain and travel in style on one of the SBB’s Double Red Arrow trains with breakfast included? Swiss trains are a very […]

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