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Moving to Switzerland - Move to Basel - European Removal Experts - Removals Company London UK

Removals to Basel

Basel is a city in northwest Switzerland, on the river Rhine, situated at the intersection of the Swiss, French and German borders. Due to this, it has suburbs both in France and in Germany. Its over 170,000 inhabitants make Basel the third most populous city in Switzerland, after Zurich and Geneva. The Basel agglomeration was in 2011 the third largest in Switzerland, with a population of 500,600 in 74 municipalities in Switzerland and an additional 53 in neighbourhood countries. Most of the population (as of 2000) speaks German,Italian being the second most common language and French the third one.

Basel is an important centre for the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. The city’s industrial production is focused on pharmaceuticals and specialty chemicals. Companies like: Novartis, Syngenta, Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Clariant, Hoffmann-La Roche, Basilea Pharmaceutica and Actelion are headquartered there. Banking is also of high importance to Basel.

Basel is one of the most important cultural centres of Switzerland, hosting many theatres and museums. The Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, a worldwide centre for research on and performance of music from the Medieval through the Baroque eras, belongs to Basel. Besides plays, Theatre Basel is home to the city’s opera and ballet companies.In 1999 it was chosen as the best stage for German-language performances and in 2009 & 2010 as “Opera of the Year” by German Opera Magazine “Operwelt. Basel also hosts the largest orchestra in Switzerland. The Museum of Fine Arts exhibits the world’s oldest art collection accessible to the public. Basel has the oldest university of the Swiss Confederation, the Basel, founded in 1460.

The city’s cultural life is marked every year by the carnival of the city of Basel (Basler Fasnacht), the biggest carnival in Switzerland, with dozens of fife and drum clubs parade in medieval guild tradition wearing fantastical masks and illuminated lanterns.

Basel is known in Switzerland as a successful sporting city.

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Removals to Interlaken - Removals to Switzerland from London UK

Removals to Interlaken

Interlaken is a part of the Oberland administrative region in the Interlaken-Oberhasli District in the Swiss canton of Bern. Situated on the Bödeli, alongside the Aar River that flows between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz, the town represents an important and famous tourist attraction of the Swiss Alps, in the Bernese Oberland region. Being the major transport gateway to the mountains and lakes of this region, transport routes were developed to the east and west alongside the lakes and to the south into the mountains along the Lütschine river.

The mountains of the Jungfrau region, including the Jungfrau, (4,158 m- 13,642 ft), the Mönch (4,107 m- 13,474 ft) and the Eiger (3,970 m- 13,020 ft) present a great interest to the mountaineers, and a sequence of connecting mountain railways gives access to the Jungfraujoch the highest point in Europe reachable by train. To the north of the town, the Harded Kulm (1,322 m- 4,337 ft) and to the south, the Schynige Platte (2,076 m- 6,811 ft) show amazing views of the higher mountains.

There are boat trips operating on the lakes Thun and Brienz, the lakeside town Brienz being the starting point for Switzerland’s last remaining steam operated mountain railway, the Brienz-Rothorn railway.

Another attraction in Interlaken is an amusement park, called Jungfrau Park. Situated to the south of the town, it was originally opened as Mystery Park, a paranormal-based theme park, closed in 2006 because of financial difficulties and re-opened in 2009.

The Jungfrau Marathon starts in September in Interlaken.

The Unspunnenfest festival exhibiting traditional Swiss culture and hosting competitions of Steinstossen (stone put), Schwingen (wrestling) and yodelling takes place every twelve years in Interlaken and the neighbouring communities of Matten and Wilderswil.

The Greenfield Music Festival on the outskirts of Interlaken takes place in summer.

Backpacking is specific to Interlaken, many companies and hostels providing guided services in skydiving, cannoning, hang gliding, paragliding, and skiing.

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Removals to Bern - Removals to Switzerland from London UK

Removals to Berne

The city of Bern or Berneis the Bundesstadt (federal city)in fact the capital of Switzerland and the capital of the Canton of Bern, the second most populous of Switzerland’s cantons.Its about 138,000 inhabitants make Bern the fifth most populous city in Switzerland. The Bern agglomeration, including 43 municipalities, has a population of 356,000whilst the metropolitan area had a population of 660,000 in 2000.Bern is ranked among the world’s top ten cities for the best quality of life (2010).

The main spoken language in Bern/Berne is an Alemannic Swiss German dialect called Bernese German, the official language being German.

The Old City of Bern is the medieval city centre of Bern and it is a UNESCO Cultural World Heritage Site since 1983,showing an excellent example of incorporating the modern world into a medieval city. The Münster of Bern (German: Berner Münster) is a Protestant Gothic cathedral located on the south side of the peninsula, having the tallest and the largest bell tower in Switzerland. The Zytglogge clock is one of the three oldest clocks in Switzerland consisting of a clockwork connected to a hammer that rings a small bell at every full hour.

The Federal Palace (Bundeshaus) houses the Swiss Federal Assembly (federal parliament) and the Federal Council and it was built between 1857 and 1902.

The Rose Garden (Rosengarten), a well-kept Rosarium on a hill, converted into a park from a former cemetery in 1913 offers a panoramic view of the medieval town centre.

The city of Bern houses over 100 public fountains,originally built as a public water supply.Created during 16th century, eleven of them are crowned with Renaissance allegorical statues. Except one, they represent the opera of the Fribourg master Hans Gieng.

The Dählhölzli Zoo is the public zoo in Bern exhibiting about 3,000 animals on 15 ha.

In Bern is also located the Universal Postal Union.

 

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Removals to Lucerne - Removals to Switzerland from London UK

Removals to Lucerne

Lucerne is the capital of the Canton of Lucerne and the capital of the district of the same name. It is situated in the German-speaking portion of north-central Switzerland. Its population of about 76,200 inhabitants makes Lucerne the most populous city in Central Switzerland. There are 17 cities and towns, located in three cantons, with about 250,000 people that form Lucerne’s urban area. The city represents the nexus of government, transport and telecommunications of this area.
Lucerne’s location on the shore of Lake Lucerne, with Mount Pilatus and Rigi in the Swiss Alps overlooking it, is an important tourist attraction. Chapel Bridge, a wooden chapel dated from 14th century, is emblematic for the city.
The city is home for many festivals throughout the year. Lucerne’s Carnival is a glittering outdoor party, with strange characters in fantastic masks and costumes and carnival bands gathering people for sing and dance. The Carnival is a wonderful parade of big bands, lights and lanterns that attracts tens of thousands of people every year, towards the end of winter.
In summer there is the Lucerne Festival with Lucerne Festival Orchestra, composed of some of the finest instrumentalists in the world. Early in June takes place the pop music festival B-Side, focused on international acts in alternative music, indie rock, experimental rock and other cutting edge and left field artistic musical genres. In July jazz, blues and punk music are present at the Blue Balls Festival hosted by the Culture and Convention Centre. In November The Lucerne Blues Festival occurs. Lucerne has hosted the Festival Rose d’Or for television entertainment since 2004. The comics’ festival Fumetto attracts an international audience.
Lucerne also regularly holds different folklore festivals, such as the annual Lucerne Cheese Festival.
The Swiss Wrestling and Alpine festival (Eidgenössisches Schwing- und Älplerfest), which takes place every three years in a different location, was held in 2004 in Lucerne. In 2006 took place a national music festival (Eidgenössiches Musikfest) involving marking bands from all over the Switzerland and in 2008 was the yodelling festival (Eidgenössisches Jodlerfest) of the same importance.

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Removals to Lausanne- Removals to Switzerland from London UK

Removals to Lausanne

Lausanne, the capital of the canton of Vaud, is a city in Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland, at 62 km (39 mi) northeast of Geneva. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, it faces the French town of Évian-les-Bains, with the Jura Mountains to its north-west.

Its population of 130,421 inhabitants (in December 2012) makes Lausanne the fourth largest city of Switzerland, the entire agglomeration area having 336,400 inhabitants and the Metropolitan Area of Lausanne-Geneva counting over 1.2 million inhabitants.

Lausanne is well-known as an Olympic city, officially recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as the Olympic Capital, hosting the headquarters of the IOC and of the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Distinguished by its culture, Lausanne is the home of the Béjart Ballet, the Orchestre de chambre de Lausanne, the Lausanne Opera and the Ensemble vocal de Lausanne, providing a rich and various artistic life.

The Palais de Beaulieu is a convention centre and the venue of the 1989 Eurovision Song Contest. The old part of town holds the Festival de la cité each July and other music festivals such as: the Bach Festival, the Festival et concours Bach de Lausanne, which follows the Nuit de musées (museums’ night) in the fall season.

The Prix de Lausanne, a famous dance competition, takes also place at the Palais de Beaulieu. It lasts over one week and gathers dance celebrities from all over the world.

Lausanne hosts the Swiss Film Archive and the film festivals such as the Festival cinémas d’Afrique and the Lausanne Underground Film and Music Festival.

Due to its 28-station metro system, Lausanne is the smallest city in the world that has a rapid transit system.

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Removals to DUISBURG- Removals to Germany from UK

Moving to Duisburg

Located in the western part of the German state of North Rihne-Westphalia, Duisburg is part of the Regierungsbezirk Düsseldorf metropolitan area, along with the larger city of Düsseldorf. Thanks to its excellent positioning, access to the world’s largest in-land harbor, and proximity to a major international airport, the city is a commercial and industrial hub known primarily for its steelworks.
Duisburg has a population of close to 490,000 inhabitants, and ranks as the fifteenth most populous city in the country. Over time, the settlement absorbed numerous smaller towns in the surrounding area, resulting in today’s sprawling urban development.
As a major center of the Ruhr coal mining and steelmaking area, Duisburg’s development has been closely related to heavy industry. While in the recent decades, the contribution of mining and steelmaking to the local economy has decreased, the city is still home to the last remaining blast furnaces in the Ruhr region. According to the most recent statistics, almost half of all hot metal in Germany and one third of all pig-iron is processed in Duisburg.
But Duisburg is known for more than just heavy industry. The renowned Konig Pilsener beer is produced at a large brewery outside of Duisburg, and the town is also home to a university that enrolls close to 40,000 students, ranking in the top ten universities in the country.
The city’s cultural life centers around the Deutsche Oper am Rhein, one of the most prominent German institutions of its kind, and the philharmonic orchestra that regularly tours Europe.
Duisburg’s architectural patrimony includes various landmarks, from the Inland Waterways Museum, to the 1,100-year old St Johann the Baptist church, and the modernist Micro-Electronic-Centrum. Urban explorers should be happy to learn about the Landschaftspark, a former industrial complex that is now open for visiting. For shopping and promenade, Duisburg’s residents prefer the city center and its main commercial street, the so-called “fountain mile”, as well as the city’s parks and botanical garden.

Author: Raimond Spekking
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Removals to Nurnberg- Removals to Germany from UK

Moving to Nurnberg

Nuremberg (German: Nürnberg)) is a German city located in the administrative region of Middle Franconia, in the German state of Bavaria, at about 170 kilometres (110 mi) north of Munich.. It is placed on the Pegnitz river and the Rhine–Main–Danube Canal. It is the biggest city in Franconia and the second largest city in Bavaria (after Munich). Its population counted 510,602 inhabitants in December 2011, making it Germany’s fourteenth largest city.
Nuremberg was an early cultural and scientific centre, developing science, printing, and mechanical invention. The city has a high contribution to the science of astronomy. One of the most important personalities in this, field Johannes Mueller of Königsberg (Bavaria), later called Regiomontanus, built in 1471 an astronomical observatory in Nuremberg and published many important astronomical charts. In 1515, Albrecht Dürer, born in Nuremberg, produced the first printed star charts by mapping the stars of the northern and southern hemispheres. He also Dürer also published the first perspective drawing of the terrestrial globe called “Stabiussche Weltkarte” globe. Nicolaus Copernicus published his work in Nuremberg in 1543.
Nuremberg is proud of its printing and publishing history, artists and publishers working together. First print shop in Europe was opened in 1470 by Anton Koberger. He published in 1493 the Nuremberg Chronicles which illustrates the history of the world from the creation to the present day. The navigator and geographer Martin Behaim, made the first world globe.
Veit Stoss, Adam Kraft and Peter Vischer are some of Nuremberg’s important sculptors. Music also has significant contributors, such as Richard Wagner and Johann Pachelbel.
Having a tradition of 350 years of artistic education, the academy of fine arts in Nuremberg is the oldest art academy in central Europe.
The Christmas market (Christkindlesmarkt) in Nuremberg , drawing over a million shoppers each year, is famous for its handmade ornaments and delicacies.
Author: Keichwa

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Removals to MUNCHENGLADBACH- Removals to Germany from UK

Moving to Munchengladbach

Mönchengladbach( also known as München Gladbach) is a German city located in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is placed to the west of the Rhine, half way between Düsseldorf and the Dutch border.
Gladbach, he original name of the city was, is often applied to the town. In order to distinguish the town from another one of the same name (the present Bergisch Gladbach) it took the name München-Gladbach in 1888, then changed to Mönchen Gladbach in 1950 and Mönchengladbach in 1960.
The town arised from an abbey set in 974. Together with adjoining villages, it became a town in the 14th century.
Gladbach became part of the Kingdom of Prussia in 1815 and seat of the Landkreis Gladbach, which was dissolved in 1929. In 1815 Gladbach became seat of the Bürgermeisterei (Office of mayor), devided in two parts in 1859 : the City of Gladbach and Office of Mayor Obergeburth. In 1907 the latter was renamed to München-Gladbach-Land.
The neighborhood of Rheydt was an independent city from 1933 to 1975, Joseph Goebbels, born locally, deating with its split from München-Gladbach . After reuniting with Mönchengladbach, the central station (Rheydt Hauptbahnhof) kept its original name, Mönchengladbach beoming the only city in Germany with two rail stations, each called Hauptbahnhof.
The dissolution of the Prussian Rhine Province at the end of World War II allowed Mönchengladbach to become part of the new state North Rhine-Westphalia.
Mönchengladbach hosts the football club Borussia Mönchengladbach, Formula One race car drivers Nick Heidfeld and Heinz-Harald Frentzen, author/cartoonist Walter Moers, cabaret artist Volker Pispers, philosopher Hans Jonas, and former football manager Jupp Heynckes.
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Removals to MANNHEIM- Removals to Germany from UK

Moving to Mannheim

Mannheim is a German city located in southwestern Germany. Its 315,000 inhabitants make Mannheim the third-largest city in Baden-Württemberg, after Stuttgart and Karlsruhe. It is situated at the confluence of the Rhine and the Neckar, in the northwestern corner of Baden-Württemberg, being separated by Rhine from the city of Ludwigshafen, just to the west of it in Rhineland-Palatinate, and the border of Baden-Württemberg with Hesse is just to the north.
Mannheim got the nick-name of “city of the squares” (“die Quadratestadt”) because of its streets and avenues laid out in a grid pattern .
The Mannheim Palace is a large Baroque palace from eighteenth century holding now the University of Mannheim, in the past home of the Prince-elector of the Palatinate.
Mannheim’s civic symbol is der Wasserturm, a water tower, just east of the city centre.
The Bertha Benz Memorial Route starts and finishes in Mannheim.
Mannheim is proud of some important inventions.
The first two-wheeled draisine was built by Karl Drais in 1817.
Karl Benz drove the first automobile on the streets of Mannheim in 1886. He produced at his workshop in Mannheim a lightweight three-wheeled vehicle powered by a single cylinder petrol/gasoline-fueled engine, considered to be the first automobile/motor car powered by an internal-combustion engine. In August 1888, Karl’s wife Bertha Benz undertook the world’s first road trip by automobile from Mannheim to Pforzheim.
A popular tractor with a rugged, simple Diesel engine, the Lanz Bulldog, was introduced in 1921.
During 1923 was developed by Karl Benz the world’s first compact diesel-powered car at the Benz & Cie. motor works
Julius Hatry built in 1929 the world’s first rocket plane.
Author: Reinhard Jahn

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Removals to KREFELD- Removals to Germany from UK

Moving to Krefeld

Krefeld, also called the “Velvet and Silk City”, is a German city situated in North Rhine-Westphalia, to the northwest of Düsseldorf.
The city was founded by the Roman legions from the military camp of Gelduba. It was documentary attested for the first time in 1105 and named Krinvelde. Uerdingen, a district of the city of Krefeld, was initially attested as a city in 1255, being more important than Krefeld.
Krefeld started to develop in the 17th century, but it suffered the horrors of the Thirty Years War.
In 1683 due to overpopulation, thirteen families (Quakers and Mennonites) members of different religious movements left Krefeld and crossed the Atlantic to the New World. Over time, the various dialects spoken by these immigrants fused into a unique dialect known as Pennsylvania Dutch or Pennsylvania German. The Pennsylvania German ethnic identity was set in Germantown (now incorporated in Philadelphia).
Unlike Krefeld, Uerdingen was less fortunate being completely destroyed in the Thirty Years’ War by troops from Hesse and almost ceased to exist.
Krefeld passed to the Kingdom of Prussia (a German kingdom between 1701 and 1918) after the death of William III of Orange in 1702. In 1758 took place the Battle of Krefeld between a Prussian-Hanoverian army and a French army, during the Seven Years’ War.
In 1815 Krefeld and Uerdingen were included in the Prussian Province of Jülich-Cleves-Berg which became in1822 the Rhine Province) the westernmost province of the Kingdom of Prussia. In 1872 Krefeld was an independent city in Rhenish Prussia. During the occupation of the Rhineland in the First World War Krefeld became the base of the Belgian Army. In 1929 Krefeld and Uerdingen merged to form Krefeld-Uerdingen and in 1940 the name was shortened to simply Krefeld. After World War II the town became part of the new state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

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