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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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Limmat Swim – Limmatschwimmen in Zurich

Limmat Swim – Limmatschwimmen in Zurich

Photo © Geoff Pegler Limmat Swim – Limmatschwimmen in Zurich 2017 Revised Date Saturday 26th August 12 – 4.30pm   Photo © Geoff Pegler The Limmat Swim is one of the highlights of Summer in Zurich! It’s a really fun event which allows you to swim (or float) down the River Limmat whilst taking in […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid August 2014

What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid August 2014

What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid August 2014   Music and Openairs – the Werdinsel Openair takes place on 8th and 9th August on the island in the Limmat. See here for the program. The Schlauer Bauer Openair is on 8th, 9th and 10th August (complete with a circus stage!) in Wetzikon. See here for […]

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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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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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