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Tourist Guide to Zurich


´╗┐Zurich is famously known as one of the largest financial centers in the world. Located in central Switzerland, the city offers a balanced mix of arts, culture, and history, amidst a backdrop of panoramic beauty, which makes it one of the top tourism destinations in Europe. If you are planning a vacation to Zurich, you will be pleased to know that the city has plenty of interesting tourist attractions to suit your fancies. The earliest permanent settlers came to the area around Lake Zurich about 7,000 years ago, going as far back as the Neolithic and Bronze Age. In 15 BC, the Romans founded Turicum, which became a tax-collecting post. As early as the 6th century, the city began to be known as Ziurichi, its German form, and since the 10th century, the name Zurich had been established. A leading global city, Zurich is the wealthiest city in Europe and it's constantly ranked as one of the world's top cities in terms of quality offe. The city is the largest and busiest transportation hub in Switzerland with a top class international airport and railway station. The large majority of the people speak German and Zurich German. Generally, the hottest month is July and the coldest month is January. Now, let's take a look at some of the top tourist attractions in Zurich. Old TownEvery tourist who comes to Zurich will be guided to the Old Town because there's no other place which showcases the city's cultural and historical heritage so eloquently. As you walk on the contorted, cobbled stone lanes which are only accessible to pedestrians, you will be fascinated by the houses from the Middle Ages and Renaissance era town halls which provide some signposts to the city's past. It's recommended to talk a walking tour so you can learn about the buildings and history of the town. There are also restaurants and shops so you may enjoy a meal or do some inspired shopping while you are there. A number of Zurich's famous historical landmarks are found in the Old Town such as the Great Minster, St. Peter's Church, and Minster of Our Lady. When night falls, the Old Town comes alive as numerous clubs kick into gear. Zurich by night Great Minster The twin towers of the Great Minster or Grossmünster are quite possibly the most famous landmark in Zurich. If you climb up the roughly 200 steps of the North Tower, you will be rewarded with a breathtaking view of the city, including Peter's Church and Minster of Our Lady. There's an interesting tale about the founding of the Great Minster. When Charlemagne came upon the tombs of Zurich's patron saints, Felix, Regula, and their faithful servant Exuperantius, it was reported that his horse went down on its knees. The architecture of the cathedral is described as Romanesque so you can expect to see some gorgeous Romanesque carvings and capitals. Other interesting spots in the Great Minster are the Charlemagne statue, the Fresco of St. Felix, the stained-glass windows by Augusto Giacometti, and more. Minster of Our LadyDefined by the clock tower with a tall, slender blue spire exterior, the Minster of Our Lady or Fraumünster is most admired for its awe-inspiring stained glass windows created by Marc Chagall. In 853, Charlemagne's grandson, Emperor Ludwig, founded a Benedictine convent on this location. In 874, a basilica with a crypt beneath was added to house the relics of Zurich's patron saints, Felix and Regula. Its architecture is described as Gothic and Romanesque. In 1970, Chagall worked his magic on the church by designing 5 stained-glass windows. Measuring 10 meters in height, the glass windows have symbolic color themes, and their resplendence is best appreciated in bright morningght. The names of the windows are: “Prophets”, “Jacob”, “Zion”, “Christ”, and “Law”. pThe Kunsthaus Founded in 1787, the Kunsthaus has grown to become one of the most significant art museums in the world. The museum is known for its extensive collection of works by Edvard Munch, the largest outside of Scandanavia. For painting and sculptures, there are works by Ruisdael, Rembrandt, Rubens, Domenichino, Pellegrini, Bellotto, Manet, Monet, Cézanne, van Gogh, Gauguin, Bonnard, Oskar Kokoschka, Marc Chagall, Paul Klee, Henri Matisse, Picasso, Mirò, Salvador Dali, and much more. As for photography, there are works by Robert Frank, Berenice Abbott, Irving Penn, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Graham, Roth, Edward Steichen, Max Ernst, Paul Strand, Ansel Adams, and more. Take the guided tour to learn more about these great artworks. Opera House Built in 1834, the Zurich Opera House is the premier location to see world-class opera, drama, and musical events in the city. Its architecture is described as neo-classical and you can see busts of Weber, Schiller, Goethe, Mozart, Wagner, and Shakespeare. The auditorium has the capacity to hold approximately 1,200 people and it's constructed in the rococo style. Some examples of opera you can expect to see are Bizet's Carmen, R. Strauss' Ariadne Auf Naxos, Mozart's Die Entfürung Aus Dem Serail, Wagner's Parsifal, Verdi's Otello, Puccini's La Fancuilla Del West, and much more. The Opera House also offers ballet performances and other events. Zurich Bahnhofstrasse Not many people go on a holiday without expecting to do some shopping. Well, you will be missing the opportunity to shop at one of the premier shopping districts in the world if you don't make a trip to the Bahnhofstrasse. Starting from Zurich Main Station, the 1.4 kilometer street goes all the way to Lake Zurich. There are department stores, fashion stores, and boutiques offering such productske jewelry, accessories, furs, porcelain, shoes, watches, clothing, and more. Some of the top retailers include Cartier, Prada, Chanel, Giorgio Armani, Mont Blanc, Louis Vuitton, Hermès, Bvlgari, Gucci, Tiffany and Co., Salvatore Ferragamo, Burberry, and Ermenegildo Zegna.p Bahnhofstrasse Zurich is truly a fascinating city with something for everyone. Other attractions in the city are Rhine Falls, Rietberg Museum, Zurich Zoo, Zurich Toy Museum, Swiss National Museum, Lindenhofplatz, Parade Square, Urania Observatory, the Botanical Garden, Museum of Design, and St. Peter's Church. Also, Zurich is well-known for its countless galleries so it's best to take your time to enjoy the city to the fullest.br class=clearp

Treasure Ultimate Experience by Touring to Darjeeling and Sikkim


´╗┐Northeast India is a perfect place for holidaying. If you are tired from the routinefe and want take some break, somewhere in the lap of the Mother Nature, Northeast India is the ideal gateway for such vacations. Northeast India is endowed with the sheer blessing of the nature and so most of the tourist comes here to enjoy the vacation. Here tourist can visit to so many enigmatic touristic spots which include Darjeeling, Sikkim, Assam, Manipur and all. But apart from all Darjeeling and Sikkim are the most sought after and they are the most preferred destination in India for hill station holidays and tours. So choose the right and the tailor made tour package and enjoytimate vacation in these outstanding hill stations with immense pleasure and delights. Darjeeling also spelled as Darjiiling is one of the most sought after holidaying destination. It is endowed in the sheer glory of the nature as well as magnificent sightseeing spots that will engross you and let you enjoy memorable vacation with families and friends. It is one of the most sought after destination and so tourists from across the globe come here to enjoytimate vacation exploring the exciting sightseeing spots and tourism attractions. More of all Darjeeling tour is made more enjoyable and memorable by the availability of the several Darjeeling tour packages. Darjeeling tourism is globally famous as it houses some of the exciting and alluring tourist attractions and sightseeing spots. On your Darjeeling tour you can go for a Toy Train Ride which is one of the most sought after and the most preferred attraction of Darjeeling tourism. You can enjoytimate vacation in the glory of the nature exploring some of the exciting sightseeing spots and tourist attractions. Some of the highly respected tourist attractions that are worth to visit and explore during Darjeeling tours are Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Darjeeling Botanical Garden, Batasia Loop, Ganga Maiya Park, etc. These are some of the alluring and the most sought after tourism destinations that are worth to visit and explore during Darjeeling tours. So choose the right and the tailor made tour package and take back home incredible memories to relish in forever and ever. Beside these there are so many exciting things to do and see during Darjeeling tours. Just you need to do is plan your tour with the assistance of the travel and tour operator and enjoy the vacation offetime in the sheer glory of the outstanding natural beauty. So come and enjoy thetimate moments offetime in the glory of the nature and take back home lots of incredible memories to relish in forever and ever. Apart from Darjeeling you can also go for Sikkim tours. Sikkim is an outstanding holidaying destination and no wonders here tourists from across the nook and corner of the world come to enjoy vacation the vacation with immense pleasure and delights. Some of the incredible tourism attractions that are worth to visit and explore are Changu Lake, Tsomgo Lake, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology, Khecheopalri Lake, The Rumtek Monastery, Pelling, Nathula Pass, etc. These are some of the alluring tourism attractions and entice thousands and hundreds of tourists from across the globe for Sikkim tours and holidays. So just choose the right and the tailor made Sikkim tour packages and enjoy the vacation with immense pleasure in thetimate glory of the nature. Author's Bio: Kalpana is an eminent analyst and writer and she has authored many articles for Travel and Tourism. Explore more information about Darjeeling Tours at: Darjeeling tour packages Sikkim tour packages Darjeeling tourism