Schilthorn open 50 years

08 February 2018
The Schilthorn opened in 1967 making 2017 its fiftieth anniversary year - which was also its record year welcoming 4.7m guests.  It cal
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Stechelberg, Journey to Piz Gloria

Journey to Piz Gloria : Part One Stechelberg

29 April 2017
In 1968 Eon Productions chose the then newly completed restaurant at the top of the Schilthorn mountain as a location for On Her Majesties S
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Schilthorn, Switzerland

28 February 2017
The Swiss Skyline may be the Jungfrau, Mönch and Eiger but it is the Schilthorn at 2,970 metres which gives access to them from it
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Birg, Switzerland

27 February 2017
Birg is a summit of the Bernese Alps above the village of Mürren, at 2,684 metres which overlooks the valley of&nbs
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Greetings from Krattingen, Switzerland

02 February 2017
This week finds me in Krattigen above Lake Thun in central Switzerland where I am staying at the Camping Stuhlegg.  This visit came abo
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