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Roads of the Gotthard

We took a drive through the Alps last weekend, to photograph the famous curves of the old cobbled pass road at Tremola. The serpentine route leads up to the Gotthard Pass from Airolo and provides cyclists and driving enthusiasts with a slow but memorable experience. If visitors haven’t had enough of being jolted around on […]

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Teufelsbrücke (Devil’s Bridge)

According to legend, the first "Devil’s Bridge" was established by the devil himself. The locals of canton Uri, where the bridge stands, were always unsuccessful in their attempts to establish a bridge across the deep gorge. Finally a Landammann called out desperately: “Do sell der Tyfel e Brigg bue” (let the devil build a bridge […]

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