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Belalp: Swiss Shepherds’ Weekend

The Shepherd's Weekend is one of the traditional events of Belalp, it marks not only the coming home coming of the sheep who spent their summer in one of the wildest regions of Switzerland, it is also a symbol for the end of th...
by Dominique Schreckling
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Parade Navale – Swiss Belle Epoque Steamboats Gather on Lake Geneva

Lake Geneva hosts the world’s most important and most elegant side-wheel paddle. Once a year in spring, the public gets a unique opportunity to see the entire fleet together.
by Dominique Schreckling
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Photography – Voyage Collection

    GMB AKASH PHOTOGRAPHY VOYAGE COLLECTION   From April 17 to May 25, 2013 Photographic Exhibition at the Showroom APCd Art-Buvette, Fribourg, Switzerland Oftentimes before even becoming immortalized by his lens, th...
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Belalp, Switzerland’s Secret Alpine Gem

Belalp is truly a winter jewel tucked away in the Upper Valais, overlooked by visitors going to much better known resorts.
by Dominique Schreckling
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The Bedouin Sport of Camel Racing

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he starting “gate” rose up and the dozen brown, one-humped dromedary camels jerked forward as a pack. Shouting handlers darted behind them a short distance encouraging them to run faster. A truck with a ...
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Ultimate Guide To Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas

Article and Photos by: Len & Gladys Rapoport This is the  Ultimate Guide to the Independence of the Seas. At the bottom of each are the links to the other pages.  Scroll down to see them. My wife and I have travel...
by Len Rapoport
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Mexico, the Maldives and Fiji–Intriguing Island and Seaside Destinations

Are you ready for the calm leisure and reassuring warmth of an intriguing island or seaside destination this winter? If so, one of the currently most popular spots is Mexico’s Nuevo Vallarta. With a location just 16 miles to ...
by Ellen Gilmer
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Belalp Hexe, the craziest ski competition in the Alps

The Belalp Hexe is certainly among the craziest ski competitions in the Alps. Taking part in one of Switzerland's weirder traditions, hundreds of wannabe witches dressed up and got their skis on over the weekend, competing in a...
by Dominique Schreckling
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Zermatt Unplugged 2013: Music in The Mountain Air

Great emotions and cultivated moments, song writing in the mother tongue, unforgettable voices: for the sixth edition of Zermatt Unplugged from the 9th to the 13th April 2013 at the foot of our local mountain, we will be welcom...
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