Paddle Steamers Celebrates a Centenary

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In 2014, Zürich celebrates the Year of the Paddle Steamer. The two sister ships, the «Stadt Rapperswil» and the «Stadt Zürich» (the latter built in 1909), are among the last paddle steamers to be built by Escher Wyss AG in Zürich. In 2014, the «Stadt Rapperswil», which dates from 1914, celebrates its centenary. Take the opportunity to inspect the two steamships at close quarters on a round trip on Lake Zürich.

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