Things to Do: Canton St. Gallen

Atzmännig An adventure park with a toboggan run, outdoor ropes park, playground, giant slide and suitable for hiking. In winter it is a ski resort. Overnight accommodation available. Free parking. Website Flumbserberg Cliimber climbing Tower, mini-golf, giant bouncey pillow, hiking.  Out and About  Toggenburg Tone Trail A themed hiking trail with interactive musical “instruments” spaced…

Things to Do: Canton Valais

Le Bouveret Aqua Parc Rte de la Plage 1897 Le Bouveret Large indoor and outdoor water park with slides, wave pool, lakeside beach with water sports, as well as wellness centre. On-site restaurants. Open until mid November. www.aquaparc.ch Salt Mines, Bex Route des Mines de Sel 55, 1880 Bex Take a trip on a small…

Things to Do: Canton Vaud

Town of Gruyeres CH-1663 Gruyeres A picture-perfect medieval town atop a small hill complete with château and three very different museums. A must see. Free parking and numerous restaurants in the town. Combine with a trip to the cheese factory (La Maison du Gruyere) or chocolate factory, Maison Cailler, nearby. http://www.chateau-gruyeres.ch/ http://www.lamaisondugruyere.ch http://www.cailler.ch/en/ Château de…

Playgroups: Canton Zurich

The Canterbury Group Address:  St. Andrew’s Church Community Centre, Promenadengasse 9. 8001 Zürich. Day, time:  Mondays, 9:30-11:15 Contact: Alex P   canterbury.zh@gmail.com Cost:  CHF100.- for 6 months Description: We are a multi-national group of English-speaking parents that meet every Monday (expect school and bank holidays). We also have activities throughout the year (themed events like Easter…