Peak Walk – Vaud, Switzerland
Peak Walk is a pedestrian suspension bridge linking two mountain peaks in the Swiss Alps. It is situated in the Diablerets massif of the Bernese Alps in the canton of Vaud, and connects the peak of Scex Rouge with another peak. On the other peak is the viewpoint of the Glacier 3000 company. Scex
Kindlifresserbrunnen – Bern, Switzerland
The Kindlifresserbrunnen (German for Child Eater Fountain) is a fountain at the Kornhausplatz (Granary Place) in Bern, Switzerland. It is one of the Old City of Bern's fountains from the 16th century. It was created in 1545/46 by Hans Gieng
First Cliff Walk – Grindelwald, Switzerland
The Cliff Walk at First is a new, very scenic attraction and, best of all, it is free (although getting to First requires either hiking there or paying for lift tickets). It is a metal walkway suspended from the cliff
Collège Saint-Michel – Fribourg, Switzerland
Collège Saint-Michel (German: Kollegium St. Michael) is a Gymnasium school located in Fribourg, Switzerland. It was established in 1582 by the Jesuit order as an boys' school. It is one of the important landmarks of the town of Fribourg. It
Place Pestalozzi – Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
The small town of Yverdon-les-Bains nestled between the Jura, the hills of the Broye and Lake Neuenburg is the most important spa resort in western Switzerland. In summer the town and the area surrounding it are a water sports and
Place De La Navigation – Lausanne, Switzerland
The Place de la Navigation is a public square on the shores of picturesque Lake Geneva in the town of Lausanne, Switzerland. It is one of the busiest places in Lausanne. But before the square what it is now,
Gruyères Castle – Gruyères, Switzerland
The Castle of Gruyères (in French: château de Gruyères), located in the medieval town of Gruyères, Fribourg, is one of the most famous in Switzerland. It is a Swiss heritage site of national significance.
Schwarzsee – Fribourg, Switzerland
Schwarzsee (German; French: Lac Noir or, rare, Lac Domène; literally Black Lake) is a small lake in the Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland with an area of 0.47 km².
ETH Zurich – Zurich, Switzerland
ETH Zürich (German: Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich) is an engineering, science, technology, mathematics and management university in the city of Zürich, Switzerland. ETH Zürich is consistently rated among the top universities in the world.
Pont de Saint-Jean – Fribourg, Switzerland
The Pont de Saint-Jean is a bridge across the Sarine river in the canton of Fribourg, Switzerland. It is one of the 3 bridges in the lower town of Fribourg. Originally, this bridge was a covered, wooden structure with 3
Universal Postal Union Monument – Bern, Switzerland
The Universal Postal Union Monument (Weltpostdenkmal) in Bern, made of bronze and granite, by René de Saint-Marceaux was erected in 1909 and represents the five continents as floating figures joined in transmitting messages around the globe.
Ponte dei Salti – Lavertezzo, Switzerland
Ponte dei Salti is an old Roman bridge situated in the Verzasca Valley, in Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of Switzerland. Valle Verzasca is easily accesible by car and bus from Locarno, and the bridge is right outside the quaint little
Swiss National Bank – Bern, Switzerland
The Swiss National Bank (SNB) is the central bank of Switzerland. It is responsible for Swiss monetary policy and for issuing Swiss franc banknotes. It is obliged by the Constitution and by statute to act in accordance with the
Messe Basel New Hall – Basel, Switzerland
Herzog & de Meuron’s 3 storey exhibition hall design also created a partially covered new public square and formal and casual dining spaces. The new structure acts as an extension of the existing exhibition complex, with a bridge over the
Grindelwald Railway Station – Bern, Switzerland
Grindelwald is a railway station in the village and municipality of Grindelwald in the Swiss canton of Bern. The station is the terminus of both the Berner Oberland Bahn (BOB), whose trains operate services to Interlaken Ost, and of the
HR Giger Museum – Gruyères, Switzerland
The museum is located in St-Germain castle, in the centre of the medieval town of Gruyères in Switzerland. It contains the biggest existing collection of the works of HR Giger: paintings, sculptures, furnishings, film sets. Between reality and fiction, past
Lake Lungern – Obwalden, Switzerland
Lake Lungern (German: Lungerersee, also spelled Lungernsee or Lungerensee) is a small natural lake in Obwalden, Switzerland which is named after the town Lungern on its shore. The lake is drained by the Sarner Aa river, which flows through the
Contra Dam – Ticino, Switzerland
he Contra Dam, commonly known as the Verzasca Dam and the Locarno Dam, is an arch dam on the Verzasca River in the Val Verzasca of Ticino, Switzerland. The dam creates Lago di Vogorno 2 km (1.2 mi) upstream of
Iffigfall – Bernese Oberland, Switzerland
Plunging more than 100 metres, the Iffigfall is one of the most impressive waterfalls in the Bernese Oberland. The natural, unspoilt course of the stream, with its gorge-like sections and waterfalls, is part of the vast Gelten-Iffigen conservation area. All
International Telegraph Union Monument – Bern, Switzerland
In 1908, the delegates at the International Telegraph Conference in Lisbon approved a project to erect a monument in Berne, Switzerland, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the International Telegraph Union (ITU) in 1915.