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Winter Wonderland Weekend

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GG Zurich posted on November 30, 2011

The countdown to Christmas has begun and while Zurich offers many magical moments throughout the month, Zuri Girl recommends packing the car and venturing off to explore a few Christmas spectacles presented by our Swiss neighbors.Delightful and fascinating, this weekend trip will bring out the holiday spirit in even the grouchiest of scrooges!

Zuri Girl’s suggested itinerary journeys through 3 traditional Christmas Market towns offering endless hours of unique gift shopping, Glühwein drinking and holiday-themed photo taking.  The trip can easily be navigated during a Friday – Sunday or even Saturday – Sunday trip. Happy Travels!

The journey begins…depart Zurich and approximately 2 hours later, enter the charming village of Colmar France…


Colmar, France

Warm up in the car and approximately 1 hour later…

Strasbourg, France

Spend the night in Strasbourg or hop back in the car for the last stop.  Approximately 1 hour later…

Baden-Baden, Germany

Head back home. 2.5 hours to Zurich…

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