• Swiss Cow fighting / Combat des Reines

Swiss Cow fighting / Combat des Reines

Swiss Cow fighting / Combat des Reines PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles Combat de Reines or Swiss Cow fighting, is a traditional event held mostly in the Swiss canton of Valais (map), in which a cow fights another cow (unlike bullfighting, in which humans fig [.....]

Swiss Cow fighting / Combat des Reines
  • Zurich

.Zurich

City of Zurich PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles Zurich (map) is Switzerland's biggest city and a cultural center of German-speaking Switzerland. Despite it not being the administrative capital of any more than its *Kanton, Berne is the Swiss capital. Zurich i [.....]

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  • Lake Constance / Bodensee

Lake Constance / Bodensee

Lake Constance / Bodensee Lake Constance refers to three bodies of water on the Rhine at the northern foot of the Alps. The lake is situated where Germany, Switzerland, and Austria meet. The Bodensee and its shores are very beautiful in a quiet, cultivated way. The views are serene, not spectacul [.....]

Lake Constance / Bodensee
  • Bern

.Bern

City of Bern / Berne PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles Although Berne (map) is the seat of most of the institutions of the Swiss confederation, this is only a small to medium sized city. The remarkable design coherence of Berne's old town (map) has earned it a [.....]

.Bern
  • Escalade Festival (L'Escalade)

Escalade Festival (L’Escalade)

Escalade Festival / Fête de l'Escalade PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles L’Escalade commemorates the only memorable date in Geneva’s history. Forget about John Calvin, the foundation of the Red Cross, the ill-fated League of Nations, and the countless internat [.....]

Escalade Festival (L’Escalade)
  • Carnival (Fasnacht) in Basel

Fasnacht Carnival of Basel

Fasnacht Carnival of Basel / Basler Fasnacht PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles The Carnival of Basel is the biggest carnival in Switzerland and takes place annually between February and March in Basel (map). It has been listed as one of the top fifty local fes [.....]

Fasnacht Carnival of Basel
  • Street Parade in Zurich

Street Parade in Zurich

Street Parade in Zurich PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles Street Parade – The World's Largest Techno Party in Zurich (map). During the Street Parade, hundreds of thousands of electronic and techno music fans dance around Zurich’s lake basin. At 1 p.m. on the d [.....]

Street Parade in Zurich
  • Paleo Festival

Paleo Festival, Nyon

Paleo Festival, Nyon PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles Every summer, the Paléo Festival in Nyon features all styles of music and top international artists. This 6-day festival in July is attended by some 230,000 at over 280 concerts. In 45 years, the Paléo Fes [.....]

Paleo Festival, Nyon
  • Carnival (Fasnacht) Lucerne

Carnival (Fasnacht) Lucerne

Carnival in Lucerne / Lucerne Fasnacht PAGE MENU >> Information • Transport • Links • All articles Every year, towards the end of winter, Fasnacht (Carnival) breaks out in the streets, alleyways and squares of the old town. This is a glittering outdoor party, where chaos and merriness [.....]

Carnival (Fasnacht) Lucerne
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