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A Skiing Stay at Priva Lodge Lenzerheide Graubünden

A Skiing Stay at Priva Lodge Lenzerheide Graubünden

  A Skiing Stay at Priva Alpine Lodge Lenzerheide   Easy to Get to From Zurich If you live in Zurich and are looking for an easily accessible weekend skiing destination then Lenzerheide ticks all the boxes. Not only is Lenzerheide just an hour and a half way from Zurich and easy to get to […]

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Famous Zurich Residents – James Joyce

Filed in Men, Switzerland by on January 30, 2014 0 Comments
Famous Zurich Residents – James Joyce

James Joyce  2nd February 1882 13th January 1941   Photo Credit: Wikipedia How well do you know the history of Zurich and some of its famous inhabitants? The James Joyce Pub is well known especially amongst the English-speaking expat community in Zurich as a popular watering hole – but why the name and who exactly was […]

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Interesting Facts about Switzerland – Swisscellany – a Quiz

Filed in Arts and Entertainment, Family, Switzerland by on January 26, 2014 0 Comments
Interesting Facts about Switzerland – Swisscellany – a  Quiz

Interesting Facts about Switzerland – Swisscellany – a Quiz Diccon Bewes book “Swisscellany” is full of interesting facts about Switzerland. So the next time you have friends round why not see how much they know about Switzerland. In fact, you could even run a little Swiss quiz! Here are some questions to get you started […]

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Ready to print – Gut zum Druck – Art and Advertising at Wolfensberger

Ready to print – Gut zum Druck – Art and Advertising at Wolfensberger

Ready to print – Gut Zum Druck – Art and Advertising at Wolfensberger, Landesmuseum Zurich Photo : Landesmuseum Zurich If you love art and graphic design there is an exhibition you must visit at the Landesmuseum in Zurich, very close to the Hauptbahnhof. Bursting with colour and vibrancy this exhibition entitled “Ready to print – Gut Zum […]

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Skiing – Lenzerheide Arosa Cable Car Connection Now Live!

Filed in Skiing, Snow, Sports, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Travel by on January 19, 2014 0 Comments
Skiing – Lenzerheide Arosa Cable Car Connection Now Live!

Skiing – Lenzerheide Arosa Cable Car Goes Live! Photo credit: ArosaLenzerheide.ch There was fabulous news for skiers in 2014 when the long awaited cable car connection between Lenzerheide and Arosa finally went live!  From now on it means that you can ski in both resorts thanks to the new Urdenbahn cable car connection which links […]

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Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich

Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich

Day Trip to Mount Pilatus from Zurich  One of my favourite day trips in Switzerland has to be the one to Mount Pilatus. The outlook was not great as it was a very cloudy day in Zurich and as we looked at the Pilates webcam at around 8.30 in the morning the outlook seemed a […]

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