Photogallery: Switzerland – Mountain Landscape, Sights, Amazing Nature
Switzerland – Mountain Landscape, Sights, Amazing Nature
heading (paragraph): Places Of Interest
No. of pictures: 26 pictures
We invite you to a short trip to Switzerland. We will visit Hegi chateau considered a typical example of late Gothic chateau in the northeastern corner of the country. Next we move to the Schwyzer Alps and enjoy beautiful vistas, rocky klippes, mountain ridges, green pastures, and glittering waters of the lake.
Text: Oskár Mažgút
Photos: Mário Lipovský
Swiss Geneva is located near the border with France, just below the highest peaks of the Alps. It is one of the most important centers of diplomacy and one of the best places to live worldwide. Let's look into it together.
This time we visit a small European country whose immediate neighbors are Austria and Switzerland. If you think it is Liechtenstein, do you think it is right. This principality extends into the Rhine Valley, surrounded by the majestic Alps.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, in the past also the Swiss Confederation, is a smaller landlocked country in Central Europe. It lies between Lake Constance, Lake Geneva, the Rhine and the Alps. The state consists of a total of 26 cantons. In the past, this area was home to many families and nobles, who have left us many beautiful and well-preserved castles and chateaux. And believe me, some are like a fairy tale!
So here she is, Lady Winter. The temperature is around 0 degrees Celsius, you can find snow even in lower attitudes, and on roads are snowdrifts. These things occur every single year. If you hadn’t thought where to spend your winter vacation yet, maybe toady you will search for some interesting ski vacation in the Alps.
Engelberg, Angel’s Peak, is a cozy alpine town located right in the center of Switzerland, in the Canton of Obwalden. Switzerland has 25 more cantons, or rather regions, that are autonomous.
Today we make a beautiful family trip to enjoy some fantastic hiking. We will visit the amazing alpine resort of Stoos rising above Lake Lucerne.
Once we saw Geneva we move to another interesting Swiss city – Lucerne. It is situated in central Switzerland in the canton of the same name. About 300 thousand people live in the entire canton. So what are the most interesting places in the city on Lake Lucerne?
Streaming water, fresh fog of the falls, and climb up into the heart of the Rhine Falls. This is great experience for travellers, adventurers, and families with children.
Several kilometers southwest of Zurich (ca 30) there is the sixth largest Swiss city of Winterhur. Heavily based on service and technology economy, the city inspired us to visit it.
We remain in Europe this time. Our goal is Geneva which is nicknamed the capital of peace. Geneva is the second largest city after Zurich. It is known as the home of many international organizations (WHO, CERN, OSN etc.). One of its major landmarks is the famous Palace of the Nations (Palais des Nations). We will talk about it next time.
Today, we take a look at Zurich from bird's eye for we make a hike onto Üetliberg hill which belongs to the Albis mountains. The main train station in the town will be our point of start. Here we get on a train and take ride to the hill.
In the heart of Switzerland, in Bernese Oberland is a beautiful valley of Haslital, the colors of which are completed with multifaceted environment of mountains. Together, in the following lines we set out exploring this sought after tourist valley.
Switzerland's largest city – Zurich – offers many beautiful places to make walks to and to spend free tim at. ZOO Zurich is one of such places. It houses over 375 animals species.
Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. There are many beautiful places to visit among them ZO...
Geneva lies below the highest peaks of the Alps and is one of the best places to live in the worl...
Engelberg – a town located in the romance of the Swiss Alps dominated by Mount Titlis is a popul...
In the largest, but also Switzerland's most beautiful city he lives about 400 thousand people. Zu...