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Zurich Sights

Paradeplatz (Parade Square)

  • Intersection of Bahnhofstr. and Poststr. Map It
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Updated 09/09/2012

Fodor's Review

The hub of Bahnhofstrasse and a tram junction, this square is a great place to observe a microcosm of the local upper crust—furrowed-brow bankers striding to work while their fur-trimmed wives struggle with half a dozen bags and the dilemma of where to shop next. While you're at it, spoil your taste buds with incredible chocolate from the Sprüngli café.

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Intersection of Bahnhofstr. and Poststr., Zürich, 8001, Switzerland

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Updated 09/09/2012

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Apr 18, 2006

Stop in at Sprungli

There is nothing to see here - just shops and a hub for trams. Sprungli (very expensive) is a wonderful place to rest your feet at though - excellent hot chocolate and other desserts.

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Feb 12, 2005

This place is really fun.

There are a lot of people here but, we had a lot of fun watching all of the local foot traffic!

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