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What’s On In Zurich End of April Early May 2017

What’s On In Zurich End of April Early May 2017

What’s On In Zurich End of April Early May 2017   As we move on into May from April here’s hoping there will be less snow and more sunshine! In any case there’s plenty on. Take a look here for some ideas: Sechselaeuten and the Burning of the Böögg Monday first of all if you […]

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Visit Kiev – Home of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Visit Kiev – Home of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017

. Visit Kiev – Home of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017     Kiev Hosts Eurovision Contest 2017 Whether you love it or loathe it the Eurovision Song Contest is a calendar fixture which takes place somewhere in Europe every Spring. Over the past few years we’ve seen the contest take place in Sweden, Austria, […]

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What’s On in Zurich Late April 2017 Onwards

What’s On in Zurich Late April 2017 Onwards

. What’s On in Zurich Late April 2017 Onwards     Photo credit Geoff Pegler There’s been both snow and sunshine almost simultaneously in Zurich this week so it will be interesting to discover the Böögg’s forecast for Summer 2017. Next Monday shortly after 6pm we will all find out. For more information about Zurich’s traditional Sechselaeuten celebrations […]

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10 Facts about the Böögg and Sechselaeuten

10 Facts about the Böögg and Sechselaeuten

10 Facts about the Böögg and Sechselaeuten   Photo by Geoff Pegler Sechselaeuten is not a Switzerland wide custom but a Zurich tradition. It is a festival to celebrate the end of Winter and it was originally related to the introduction of the Summer working hours – see here for more info. Photo by Geoff […]

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What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid April 2017

What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid April 2017

. What’s On in Zurich Early to Mid April 2017     Zurich is really getting into the Food Festival movement – so check out the posts below. As well as food there’s lots more on in the city over the coming weeks – and of course don’t forget Sechselaeuten which is coming up very […]

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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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