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European Spring Break 2012- Through the Alps and off to Geneva, Switzerland 232

European Spring Break 2012- Through the Alps and off to Geneva, Switzerland

April 16th 2012
After spending another 7hours on the train and traversing the Swiss Alps from Milan, Italy, I finally arrived in Geneva, Switzerland. The beautiful Swiss countryside is very unique and different from anything I've seen before and the sloping mountains and distinct landscape distinguish Switzerland from many other regions. The terraced countryside and lack of arable land is interesting and beau ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-West » Geneva » La Plaine

Swiss Flag The Swiss Confederation was founded in 1291 as a defensive alliance among three cantons. In succeeding years, other localities joined the original three. The Swiss Confederation secured its independence from the Holy Roman Empire in 1499. Switzerland... ... read more
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