Posts about furka

Furka Pass, Switzerland

The Furka Pass, between Gletsch in canton Wallis and Realp in canton Uri, is one of the high alpine pass routes, only open between June and (approximately) October because of heavy winter snow falls in the region. The pass road is well known to James Bond fans, as it was featured in Goldfinger in 1964. (Watch out for […]

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Visit Switzerland: The Alpine Passes

I occasionally receive emails from people all over the world, who find my photos and blog and want to know which places in Switzerland are unmissable for their upcoming trip. The most recent one has inspired me to make a series of blog posts in response, the first of which covers the high altitude mountain passes of the central Swiss Alps.

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Kate’s Visit

Loads of lovely photos online from when my friend Kate was visiting us in Switzerland.

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Rhone Glacier, Furka, Switzerland

One of twelve landscape views from the alpine region of central Switzerland, available to buy online as a premium 2008 calendar from Lulu.com. Printed: 13 pages, 13.5" x 19", coil binding, white interior paper (100# weight), full-color interior ink. www.lulu.com/content/1769898

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Untitled

I achieved this cairn purely by balance, with no other means of support. See "the making of" here.

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