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Skiing Close to Zurich: Pizol – Bad Ragaz – Wangs Ski Resort

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Skiing Close to Zurich: Pizol – Bad Ragaz – Wangs Ski Resort

Skiing Close to Zurich: Pizol – Bad Ragaz – Wangs Ski Resort If you’re looking for a ski resort close to Zurich and want to try a different one for a change, why not visit Pizol – Bad Ragaz – Wangs? Despite its long name it’s one of the smaller ski resorts not too far […]

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Skiing in Zurich – Top Tips for the Snow

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Skiing in Zurich – Top Tips for the Snow

Skiing in Zurich – Top Tips As soon a you get the first snow fall in Zurich, all of a sudden everyone’s thoughts turn to the mountains and more specifically to skiing and snowboarding! So have you got your kit ready? Is your car snow worthy?  And are you ready to embark on an alpine […]

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Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

Atzmännig – Bijou Ski Resort just outside Zurich

This weekend we visited Atzmännig ski resort for the first time. Having lived in Zurich some time now, and skied widely across the Graubunden resorts, as well as in Hoch Ybrig, Flumserberg and in the French part of Switzerland, I can’t believe it’s taken so long to discover this bijou little resort right on our doorstep! And what […]

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Skiing in Flumserberg

Skiing in Flumserberg

  Photo courtesy of Flumserberg.ch Skiing in Flumserberg   From November to March it’s often quite misty and foggy in Zurich, but up above the clouds in the mountains it’s often lovely and sunny. There is even a phrase “unten grau, oben blau” which roughly translates as “grey down below and blue on top” and […]

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