Zurich

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  • PHOTOS VERA HARTMANN

People watching – everybody does it. We even stopped a few people at Zurich Airport and asked them to describe their biggest travel adventure.

Laura Calle at Zurich airport

Laura Calle, bank employee: “My absolute favorite activity is diving. It was very exciting to go in Madagascar, where I got to see dolphins.“

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Abdel Laaraari at Zurich airport

Abdel Laaraari, engineer : “Riding camels in the desert with a small group of people in southern Morocco. We stopped for tea every two hours.“

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Jungwon Byeon at Zurich airport

Jungwon Byeon, student: “Visiting Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia. It was very mystical there, just like in my favorite movie, Avatar.“

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Betty Kälin at Zurich airport

Betty Kälin, make-up artist: “Going to Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates. You think it’s only desert? Forget it. Our whole family went speedboating.“

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Sandra Hombasha at Zurich airport

Sandra Hombasha, kitchen assistant: “At Victoria Falls on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia, where I screwed up the courage to do a bungee jump. Crazy!“

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Ralf Beilmann at Zurich airport

Ralf Beilmann, human geneticist: “Driving a rented car all by myself through the mountains on Gran Canaria. At night, I slept under the stars.“

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