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New Year’s Eve Events in Zurich

December 4, 2013

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New Year's Eve Fireworks in Zurich. Photo courtesy of SvenDowideit via Flickr.

Whether you prefer quaffing champagne over the glittering Lake Zurich or dancing in to the early hours at the city’s mammoth street party, the ‘Silvester Zauber’, or ‘New Year’s Magic’, is the biggest of New Year’s Eve Events in Zurich.

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Niederdorf Christmas Market in Zurich

November 20, 2012

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Christmas Market Ornaments. Photo courtesy of Dave_B_ via Flickr.

With the streets aglow with fairy lights and the scent of cinnamon wafting through the air, festive cheer is in abundance in Zurich. Winter in Switzerland’s largest city also offers an array of Christmas shopping options, hosting some of the most renowned Christmas markets in Europe.

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Walking Tours in Zurich

November 22, 2011

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As with many European cities, Zurich is a great place to explore on foot. The ideal way to get to know Zurich is to know someone in the city who can help you explore. Short of that, inexpensive guided tours come highly recommended. Luckily, there a surprising number of variations on the traditional walking tour available in Switzerland’s largest city. The following are just a few.

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