The little towns & beyond... June 8th 2010 With the weekend came sightseeing!
Taking off from Neiderglatt, we visited some of the more famous surrounding towns. First, we were off to Eglisau, where we found a beautiful little town perched on the reine (the main river in Switzerland), all in cobblestone, with old churches and beautiful walking paths. Our next stop was Rein Fall, the largest waterfall in Europe! It was a brilliantly hot da ... read more
Europe » Switzerland 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