Chronicles of an Anglo Swiss

It all happened on the afternoon when Mr. Swiss said let’s go shopping, but took the scenic route to the shops, which added perhaps a half an hour on the trip, but was a worthwhile photographic adventure. We stopped awhile to view a fortress built into the overhanging cliffs Long View and afterwards move on to enjoy the scenery.

It was one of those moments when you really could become “elated drunk” as I looked from the heights to the panorama below.

Balm and Günsberg

It wasn’t a brilliant sunny day, but the air was clear enough to see it all. Immediately below were some of the villages belonging to Solothurn country and further in the distance was the Bernese Overland in all its glory. I could go into detail about which peak was which, but suffice it to be said that the Jungfrau, Eiger and Mönch are amongst them. They seem to…

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