Permanent Tourist

A personal website by Mark Howells-Mead

Brienz (no, the other one)

I worked in the village of Brienz in the Bernese Oberland for seven years, before moving jobs and working in the city of Bern. On holiday recently to canton Graubünden, we happened across “the other Brienz”. I’ll say this: it’s much quieter than the one I know. And yes, the church tower is leaning to the right: that’s the tower’s fault, not the photographer’s…