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Aga Khan Music Initiative and Montreux Jazz Foundation 2 announced partnership

Montreux, 3 July 2013 — The Aga Khan Music Initiative (AKMI) and the Montreux Jazz Foundation 2 announced a new wide-reaching partnership today. Both organizations will join efforts to curate and present concerts, worksho...
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Belalp Hexe 2014, a most bewitching ski competition

The Belalp Hexe is certainly the wildest and craziest ski competition of the Alps. Here is a short report of the 2014 edition.
by Dominique Schreckling
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Opening Weekend of the 37th International Balloon Festival of Château-d’Oex

The opening weekend of the 37th edition of the International Balloon Festival of Château-d’Oex, from the 24th of January to the 1st of February 2015, closed on a beautiful sunny day. The two first days attracted over 5’000...
by Dominique Schreckling
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Medieval Market and Storytelling Festival at Chillon Castle

During the weekends of December before Christmas, the castle organizes the Medieval Market and Storytelling Festival. Craftsmen and women, minstrels and troubadours, archery demonstrations and medieval guards give life to the c...
by Dominique Schreckling
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Amazing Art on Ice turned 20 years old

The amazing Art on Ice, a superb choreography mixing figure skating, dancing, live music and a perfect light show celebrated the 20th edition last week in Switzerland
by Dominique Schreckling
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Latest Trends in eTourism: Swiss Style

Travel professionals and academics met at the HES-SO Applied Sciences University in Sierre, Switzerland to exchange their understanding of the latest trends in eCommerce and Social Media for the tourism sector. Keynote speakers...
by IMPress Archives
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Combats de Reines 2011

The Swiss Canton du Valais hosts each year a series of a very typical Swiss event, the Combats de Reines, fight of the Queens. Unlike bullfighting in which humans fight bulls, this cow fighting is a bloodless fight with cow aga...
by Dominique Schreckling
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Belalp: Swiss Shepherds’ Weekend

The Shepherd's Weekend is one of the traditional events of Belalp, it marks not only the coming home coming of the sheep who spent their summer in one of the wildest regions of Switzerland, it is also a symbol for the end of th...
by Dominique Schreckling
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Art on Ice 2012

Art on Ice – The world’s premier figure skating event

  tarting as just a concept in Zürich, Switzerland in 1995, the Art on Ice production has grown year on year to become the premier figure skating entertainment event worldwide.  The Art on Ice world tour includes only ar...
by Daniel Mitchell
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