Switzerland

Photos of Cow Parades Alpabfahrts & Alpabzüge

Photos of Cow Parades Alpabfahrts & Alpabzüge

  Photos of Cow Parades Alpabfahrts & Alpabzüge It’s that time of year when the cows come down the mountains after a long Summer enjoying the pastures on high. There is huge anticipation and a great atmosphere as crowds gather round to welcome the cows back into the fold. Children and adults alike are dressed […]

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Swiss National Day August 1st – Happy Birthday Switzerland!

Swiss National Day August 1st – Happy Birthday Switzerland!

If it’s your first time in Switzerland for August 1st you’re in for a treat. You may have noticed the shop windows overdosing on red and white for the past month and you can find the Swiss flag on almost everything from a paper napkin to t shirts to mugs and cow bells (now’s quite […]

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Swiss Earthquake – did you feel the earth move in St Gallen?

Filed in Outside Zurich, Practical, Switzerland by on July 21, 2013 0 Comments
Swiss Earthquake – did you feel the earth move in St Gallen?

Photo of the geothermal bore hole project near St Gallen Photo © Keystone You may have read in the newspaper or seen on the news that there was an earthquake in Switzerland this weekend.  It took place on Saturday 20th July and measured 3.6 on the Richter scale at a depth of 4 metres. It […]

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Summer Events in Zurich and Switzerland

Summer Events in Zurich and Switzerland

Lots of great events on in Zurich and Switzerland throughout the Summer! Here are a few to get you started:   Seeuberquerung in Zurich – Scheduled for this Wednesday 3rd July.  Due to take place between 3pm and 6pm and registration starts at 2pm.The route is approximately 1,500m between Mythenquai and Tiefenbrunnen. For more information […]

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Hiking, Cycling, Walking, Skating, Canoeing in Switzerland – Switzerland Mobility

Filed in Family, Sports, Swiss Mountains, Switzerland, Travel by on June 24, 2013 0 Comments
Hiking, Cycling, Walking, Skating, Canoeing in Switzerland – Switzerland Mobility

Hiking, Biking, Canoeing in Switzerland – A guide for exploring the “Swiss Outdoors”  If you like hiking, walking, mountain biking, cycling or just getting out and enjoying the fresh air and coutnryside in Switzerland there is a great resource to help you plan your trips. It’s called Switzerland Mobility and as well as being available […]

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Free Summer Dining Guide to the Gold Coast of Zurich by NewInZurich.com

Free Summer Dining Guide to the Gold Coast of Zurich by NewInZurich.com

Recommended Restaurants on the Gold Coast of Zurich Over the past three years or so we have been constantly asked our restaurant recommendations – phoned, texted and emailed as to which restaurants on the Gold Coast we’d recommend to our best friends – so finally here we have it!  20 beautiful restaurants on the Gold […]

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