Luzern: hotel-ibis-style

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Ancient Earth - Tales from Distant Lands

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 08.02.2019 | 8 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | Folktales from around the world with Julia Hyde (organised by Anglo-Swiss Club Lucerne) This is an evening for anyone who cares about the Earth and enjoys listening to folktales. We  begin with a fun story game, followed by folktales from around the world - tales that offer insights into the wisdom that was being taught through story about human beings and their relationship with the Earth, revealing man’s deep...

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"Australia" - more than kangaroos, koalas and beaches

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 08.02.2019 | 8 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | A multivision photoshow by Annemarie Koelliker and Roberto Saibene Over 2 months Annemarie and Roberto travelled from Darwin in Australia's Northern Territory and ending in Sydney. They encountered amazing landscapes - towering forests, marshland, surreal rock formations, charming wine regions and wild coasts - as well as fascinating fauna from kangaroos to koalas and crocodiles as well as countless colourful birds. They...

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Mustang – Endangered Paradise in the Himalayas (presentation in English)

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 19.03.2018 | 12 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | A multi-vision show by Annemarie Koelliker & Roberto Saibene The former Buddhist kingdom of Mustang is located in the northwest of Nepal, in the Himalayan mountain range. The unreal countryside comprises canyons and deserts dotted with oases, monasteries and unspoiled villages. Annemarie and Roberto spent 3 weeks trekking in the area and participated in the lives of the inhabitants – their celebrations, prayers and daily...

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The UK's "Forgotten Disaster" - illustrated talk in English

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 22.01.2018 | 14 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | The UK's Forgotten Disaster - 65 years later - talk by Chris Starling The night of January 31st/ February 1st 1953 would see the biggest peacetime catastrophe of the 20th Century ever to hit the United Kingdom, and yet today it is remembered by so few. Our speaker, Chris Starling, has a direct personal connection to this disaster. His talk tonight will give some fascinating insights on what caused the tragedy and the...

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"Have Piano, will Travel" - a talk (in English) with pianist Diana Merz-Lewis

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 29.10.2017 | 59 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | Diana will talk about her life as a musician and share memories and anecdotes of varied and amusing experiences. Diana will talk about her life as a musician and will share some of her memories and anecdotes of varied and often amusing experiences with us. A series of slides and musical excerpts will illustrate her talk. Diana grew up in London where she studied piano, timpany and percussion at the Royal Academy of...

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Anglo-Swiss Club Lucerne: The Swiss Film Industry

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 07.05.2017 | 18 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | A Talk on the Swiss Film Industry by Rolf Winz (talk in English) From its beginnings at the end of the 19th century, the movie industry has been subject to constant change. Film studios and movie theatres have had to confront many challenges, both technical and social, that have constantly threatened profitability in the industry. Rapidly evolving technology and growing competition by new media such as TV, home cinema and...

Anglo-Swiss Club event: Svalbard Expedition – Fascination of the Arctic

Eve Harpur
Eve Harpur | Luzern | am 17.01.2017 | 6 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | A multi-vision show by Annemarie Koelliker & Roberto Saibene This is armchair travel at its best, especially to such an out of the way place as the Svalbard Islands or the 'Gateway to the North Pole' just a 1000 kms away. Here is an icy world of glaciers, pack ice and frozen seas which can only be reached in an ice-strengthened ship. It is a part of the world with a sensitive ecology where the dramatic effects of global...

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Luzerner Schachspieler fordern die Favoriten Genève und Bodan

Werner Rupp
Werner Rupp | Luzern | am 15.09.2012 | 274 mal gelesen

Luzern: Hotel Ibis STyle | Von Werner Rupp Die Schweizer Schachmeisterschaft wird in zwei Etappen durchgeführt. Vor den Sommerferien stehen jeweils fünf Begegnungen, nach den Sommerferien vier Partien in je zwei Doppelrunden (Samstag/Sonntag) auf dem Programm. Nach einem misslungenen Saisonstart mit zwei Niederlagen gegen Reichenstein und Riehen setzte die SG Luzern in der Nationalliga A zu einer Erfolgsserie an und gewann in der Folge gegen...