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Stralugano 2014

Stralugano - The Doubt and the Delight of a 10K Run

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Admittedly, I've done far too little speedwork this summer. So I wasn't in the best shape to tackle Ticino's largest and noisiest 10 km race: Stralugano...
Juna Project - Brunello

Ride a Bike, Share a Bike - The JunaProject from Ticino

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Everyone loves bicycles. They are fun and they keep you healthy. Plus, Switzerland's cities have bike sharing services. The JunaProject takes...
swissminiatur in Melide - Miniature Switzerland

Swissminiatur in Melide - How to See Switzerland in an Hour

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Swissminiatur brings back memories from my childhood. My sister and I would bug our parents constantly to take us to miniature Switzerland in Ticino...
Roof Tops in Meride Ticino, Switzerland

Meride, Ticino - The Reality of a Postcard Perfect Village

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At the foot of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Monte San Giorgio, Meride has just one road running through it, and cars may not park inside the village...
Locarno Film Festival - Piazza Grande

Locarno Film Festival - Leopard Craziness in Locarno

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Locarno is one of the nicest little towns in Ticino. My heart melted as I found out how incredible this town gets during the Locarno Film Festival...
Longlake Festival 2014 in Lugano Switzerland

Live at the LongLake Festival in Lugano

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Packed bars along Lugano's lakeshore and crowds of people promenading leave us fretting about making it to the much-anticipated Longlake Festival...
Unique Swiss Road - Gotthard-Pass

Ticino's Tremola Road is a passage to heaven

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I recently had the wonderful opportunity to go on a drive to the southern part of Switzerland to the cantons of Ticino and Uri. The Tremola pass...
Reasons to Love Switzerland - Postcards

9 Reasons to (Absolutely) Love Switzerland

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Dear Switzerland, I think I love you. I came all the way from Italy to find myself in love with you...
Rivista Lugano - Vintage Ticino Magazine

1930's Vintage Magazine from Ticino

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Being a fanatic of vintage design, typography and printed goods, I got hooked the minute I spotted this vintage magazine at a supermarket stand...