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The Sparkling World of Baselworld 2015

The Sparkling World of Baselworld 2015

The Sparkling World of Baselworld 2015 19th – 26th MARCH 2015 Photo © Baselworld Every Spring a giant watch and jewellery fair takes place in Basel called Baselworld. It attracts the most renowned and distinguished companies from all over the world in the watch, jewellery and precious-stone industries. This year it takes place from 19th […]

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Days Out in Switzerland – Trip to Basel

Days Out in Switzerland – Trip to Basel

Days Out in Switzerland – Trip to Basel If you fancy a day trip from Zurich, Basel is close enough for a day trip yet different enough to feel really interesting. It’s easily accessible by train, about 55 minutes from Zurich HB with two non-stop trains every hour, as well as additional stopping trains. By […]

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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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What’s On This Weekend 20th and 21st April in Zurich and beyond

What’s On This Weekend 20th and 21st April in Zurich and beyond

The “Swiss Press Photo 13” exhibition opened on 19th April at the Landesmuseum in Zurich and continues until 30th June. Showcasing around 90 photographs from the best work of Swiss press photographers from the past year in the following categories: Current Events, Sport, Portrait, Foreign, Everyday and Environment, Art and Culture. For more information visit the […]

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What’s On this Weekend 13th and 14th April and beyond in Zurich

What’s On this Weekend 13th and 14th April and beyond in Zurich

Sechseläuten and lots more:  – Sechselaeuten starts this weekend with the Kinderumzug or children’s parade on 2.30pm on Sunday followed on Monday by the parade of the Guilds at 2pm and the burning of the Boogg at 6pm.  For more information about the origins of this tradition as well as photos of the parades and the burning of […]

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