Zurich in Photos

Walks and Hikes near Zurich – Boulder in the Tobler between Zumikon and Kusnacht

Walks and Hikes near Zurich – Boulder in the Tobler between Zumikon and Kusnacht

Walking and Hiking near Zurich Even a short distance from the city of Zurich it’s possible to be transported into a different world – one that is leafy, full of greenery and usually not far from a river or a lake. The Tobler river runs close to Kusnacht and if you take the walk (signposted carefully […]

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Spring flowers in and Around Zurich

Spring flowers in and Around Zurich

The blossom is out and the sunshine is interspersed with showers more reminiscent of April than May, but when the sun is shining it is a wonderful chance to appreciate Zurich in bloom. Around Lake Zurich there are fields, meadows and gardens and whether you go for a hike or just for a walk there […]

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Video and Photos of Zurich – Springtime in Zurich

Video and Photos of Zurich – Springtime in Zurich

Springtime in Zurich Video and Photos of Zurich in Springtime Springtime in Zurich is a typical mix of clouds, showers and occasional rays of sunshine. You can even find snow in the city right into April – so it’s always good to be prepared! Another thing to remember is not to be too hasty in […]

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Matt Anderson’s Viewfinder Center for Photography – Photographic Courses in English in Zurich and Winterthur

Matt Anderson’s Viewfinder Center for Photography – Photographic Courses in English in Zurich and Winterthur

Switzerland is such a beautiful country that many of us can’t bear to leave the house without a camera. However, sometimes it’s hard to know where to find an English-speaking instructor who can help you improve your level of photography, giving you the instruction you need as well as motivation and inspiration. If you live […]

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Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Perfect Spring Day in Zurich, Sechseläuten Highlights and Video of Burning of the Böögg

Photo ©NewInZurich Monday was a perfect Spring day in Zurich. The weather was fabulous, hot and sunny and in the afternoon it even hit 26 degrees (!) marking a welcome departure from recent weeks. It was a full or half day holiday for the lucky ones as Zurich celebrated the festival of Sechseläuten and the whole city […]

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Summer in Switzerland – Swiss traditions and festivals

Summer in Switzerland – Swiss traditions and festivals

After the protracted Winter in Zurich this year (and from what I gather the rest of Switzerland, if not Europe too) the sun tried valiantly to shine a little over Zurich today before retreating once again behind clouds and rain. But just in that short glimpse of sunshine my thoughts turned to Summer and I […]

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