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Fantasy Football at the FIFA World Football Museum Zurich

Fantasy Football at the FIFA World Football Museum Zurich

  Photo © FIFA Fantasy Football at the FIFA World Football Museum Zurich   On Sunday February 28th 2016, the FIFA World Football Museum opened in Zurich directly across from the Enge Bahnhof and it is proving to be one of the most popular museums in Zurich. The glitzy tech-laden museum steers clear of politics, housing […]

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The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke In Zurich!

. The Böögg Goes Up In Smoke in Zurich!   On Monday 24th April 2017 the Böögg stood innocently on his pyre in the middle of Sechselaeutenplatz as the crowd gathered round slowly but surely until the whole of the surrounding are was packed. There was hardly breathing space on this half day holiday in […]

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Street Food Festivals in Switzerland 2017

Street Food Festivals in Switzerland 2017

. Street Food Festivals in Switzerland 2017     The Zurich Food Street scene is booming particularly as regards Street Food Festivals. However, the phenomenon is not just restricted to Zurich  – there are Street Food Festivals taking place all over Switzerland. They are a great opportunity to try out international specialities and food trends […]

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Urban Bike Festival Zurich

Urban Bike Festival Zurich

. Urban Bike Festival Zurich 7th – 9th April 2017   The Urban Bike Festival is taking place in Zurich once again from 7th – 9th April 2017. It’s easy to get to as it’s very close to Hardbrücke train station, in the area around Schiffbau and Turbinenplatz. As well as offering an expo where […]

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First Night Art On Ice 2017

First Night Art On Ice 2017

. First Night Art On Ice 2017   Art On Ice 2017 kicked off to a great start with artists Chaka Khan and James Morrison singing as the amazing figure skaters mesmerised us with their wonderful performances. The stage was lit with pleasing displays and backdrops and as usual it provided fabulous entertainment – and […]

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Lichterschwimmen in Zurich

Lichterschwimmen in Zurich

Photo courtesy of Zurich Tourism . Lichterschwimmen in Zurich Thursday Before Christmas     Don’t miss the very pretty and quaint tradition of “Lichterschwimmen” on the river Limmat in Zurich. It usually takes place on the Thursday before Christmas every year at 6pm. Hundreds of little candles are lit and released onto the river Limmat close […]

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