Tag: Limmat Swim

Impressions of Samichlausschwimmen Zurich 2016

Impressions of Samichlausschwimmen Zurich 2016

. Impressions of Samichlausschwimmen Zurich 2016   It was a cold but beautifully sunny day in Zurich today and it was time for the annual Samichlausschwimmen event. Yes, if you’re brave (or foolhardy!) you can sign up for this particular Zurich tradition and swim across the Limmat in the refreshing temperatures of early December. Don’t […]

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What’s On in Zurich End of August 2014

What’s On in Zurich End of August 2014

What’s On in Zurich End of August 2014 Swiss Red Cross Book Sale – Saturday 23rd August from 10am to 5pm at Bellevueplatz. For more information see here. The Zurich “Styleride” – takes place on 23rd August at 2pm  from the Museum für Gestaltung. Dress up in your finery, grab your bike and join in the stylish fun!  For more information […]

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What’s On in Zurich early August

What’s On in Zurich early August

What’s On in Zurich Early August Swiss National Holiday August 1st – Happy Swiss National Holiday!  Shops will be closed but its a great day for a hike and a brunch. Many of the farms will be opening their doors for special farmer’s breakfasts and although there is no big organised firework display in Zurich many […]

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Videos and Photos of the Limmat Swim – Limmat Schwimmen 2013

Videos and Photos of the Limmat Swim – Limmat Schwimmen 2013

We’ve been asked if we had any more photos of the Limmat Schwimmen 2013 event in Zurich this Saturday, so please find below 3 videos and some more photos of the event. Photographer Geoff Pegler has put together his highlights of the 50th Limmat Swim into a short video so do take a look: And […]

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Photos of Limmat Swim – Limmatschwimmen Zurich 2013

Photos of Limmat Swim – Limmatschwimmen Zurich 2013

Yesterday Zurich Limmat Swim celebrated its 50th Anniversary and they couldn’t have picked a better day! The skies were blue the sun was shining and fun was had by all. Even the little yellow crocodiles they were busily pumping behind the scenes to give out to all the swimmers had a cheeky grin. In true […]

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What’s On In and Around Zurich this Weekend & beyond

What’s On In and Around Zurich this Weekend & beyond

A beautiful weekend is forecast in Zurich with lots of sunshine and so much to do! Have fun and enjoy! Here are some ideas to get you started:             – Limmat Swim – tickets for the Limmat Swim sold out this year 2 hours after going on sale! So if […]

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