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Sechseläuten and the Burning of the Böögg in Zurich

Sechseläuten and the Burning of the Böögg in Zurich

Photo Geoff Pegler Sechseläuten, Zünfte or Guilds’ Parade, Children’s Parade   Monday 24th April 2017   Traditionally the third Monday of April in Zurich is Sechseläuten and that means a holiday (or at least a half day holiday for most people). This year Sechseläuten will be taking place on Monday 24th April 2017. Many of the […]

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What’s On in Zurich End of March 2015

What’s On in Zurich End of March 2015

What’s On in Zurich End of March 2015 ************* This weekend don’t forget to put your clocks forward one hour on Saturday night! ************* Easter Opening Hours in Zurich and some Easter Ideas check out the Easter opening hours and where to buy your bunnies and chocolate eggs here. Zurich Moves! 13th – 20th March is […]

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Highlights of 2014 In and Around Zurich

Highlights of 2014 In and Around Zurich

Highlights of 2014 In and Around Zurich Photo credit NewInZurich Here’s a quick recap of some of the highlights from in and around Zurich in 2014. It’s difficult to know what to include and what not to, as there have been so many great events to choose from. As well as some photos of Zurich […]

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What’s On In and around Zurich End of April 2014

What’s On In and around Zurich End of April 2014

What’s On In and around Zurich End of April 2014 It’s an official half day in Zurich on Monday 28th April and there is lots to see and do all weekend in the run up to the burning of the Böögg and in the weeks ahead. Have fun and enjoy the holiday!   – Sechseläuten […]

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Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Photo ©NewInZurich Monday was a perfect Spring day in Zurich. The weather was fabulous, hot and sunny and in the afternoon it even hit 26 degrees (!) marking a welcome departure from recent weeks. It was a full or half day holiday for the lucky ones as Zurich celebrated the festival of Sechseläuten and the whole city […]

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