Switzerland - Summer of 2016
A street car in Zurich
A human powered taxi in Zurich
A chocolate store in Zurich
The 45 degree angle train that took us for a short ride from one level of Zurich to a higher level.
Lunch in Zug, Switzerland
Lucerne, Switzerland - Covered walk way bridge
Lake Lucerne - One of the many lake cruise ships
Lucerne, Switzerland - The Transportation Museum
Our hotel in Interlaken, Switzerland
One of the many mountains near Interlaken, Switzerland.
Hang gliders landing in Interlaken, Switzerland
The cable car ride down from Gimmelwald, a VERY small town up in the mountains. Note the waterfall on the left.
The cable car lift to Gimmelwald
Some rafters we saw going down the river near Gimmelwald
Driving on to the automobile train for a 20 mile drive through the tunnel on the way to Zermatt
The Matterhorn mountain as seen from the roof garden of our hotel.
Snow on July 7th high in the mountains outside of Zermatt
Gstaad, Switzerland - Hotel breakfast
Cheese aging in the factory in Gruyere, Switzerland
Cheese making in the 1,000 gallon tank at the factory in Gruyere, Switzerland
Cheese in the individual molds at the factory in Gruyere, Switzerland
Pulling the cheese out of the cooking kettle
This is where the cheese starts - local cows
A local restaurant in Gruyere, Switzerland
Man with a mountain Swiss horn.
Switzerland is known for its chocolate. This is unique. Smarties are the European version of the American M&M candies. So in Switzerland they make a chocolate bar with Smarties candies mixed in. Quite an unusual idea.
A mid afternoon snack in Geneva.
A lake boat in Geneva
A sidewalk painter in Geneva