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Unterseen, Switzerland

I used to visit the Bödelibad leisure centre regularly. Before I had a car, I used to catch the train to Interlaken West station and walk from there. The route takes you along the river Aare, forming the border between Unterseen and Interlaken, leading to a footbridge with this view. In the foreground Unterseen, with […]

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Bern, Switzerland

A classic view of the ancient centre of the federal Swiss capital, Bern, photographed from the city’s Rose Garden terrace. Sadly, the view is often peppered with builders’ machinery, including the scaffolding which has been on various parts of the city minster with only a few short breaks since 1950.

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Television tower number one

I like being up high. When we were in Stuttgart at the beginning of October, I could therefore hardly turn up the chance to visit the restaurant at the top of the world’s first concrete television tower. I am a little scared of heights when on man-made structures, but I managed to overcome a wobbly-knees […]

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