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An amazing way to see the city at its most festive!

My wife and I were on an anniversary trip and we visited Zurich specifically for the Sechselaeuten... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Jordan R
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Los Angeles, California
A Swiss tradition for the rites of summer

This was the first year I was actually able to see/watch some of the preparations that go into the... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
FormerCaliBoy
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Zurich, Switzerland
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25 Apr 2018
“An amazing way to see the city at its most festive!”
12 Jun 2017
“A Swiss tradition for the rites of summer”
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An impressive way to say goodbye to the winter and hello to the spring would be a burning snowman on a massive bonfire by the lake of Zurich. From the beginning of the 20th century crowds of people representing different gilds have been gathering in...more
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

My wife and I were on an anniversary trip and we visited Zurich specifically for the Sechselaeuten festivities. We were able to rent a small apartment in Zurich's first district, walking distance from the street fairs, vendors and on the parade route. The festivities began...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This was the first year I was actually able to see/watch some of the preparations that go into the building of the Boogg. This is a massive project that takes over the Sechselautenplatz. It takes a lot of planning, workers, kindling set-up for the project,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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