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Cliffs at Etretat in France

Cliffs at Etretat

The cliffs at Etretat are part of the Alabaster coast in France. In this seaside town you can have a great view of the white cliffs and the natural archways that reach out into the sea.

Kapellbrücke in Lucerne

Kapellbrücke

The Kapellbrücke(Chapel Bridge) is a symbol of Lucerne and one of the most visited landmarks of Switzerland. It was built in 1333 as part of the city's fortifications and is the oldest wooden covered bridge in Europe.

Cubic Houses in Rotterdam

Cubic Houses Rotterdam

Designed by Piet Blom in 1984, the cubic houses are one of the most famous buildings in the world. The 32 houses are tilted 45 degrees, contain 3 floors and have a total area of 100 square metres.

Beersel Castle in Belgium

Beersel Castle

Beersel Castle, located in the South of Brussels, was built by Godfried van Hellebeke between 1300 and 1310. It has 3 massive watchtowers and is surrounded by a wide moat.

Manarola, Cinque Terre in Italy

Manarola

Manarola is part of the Cinque Terre in the Italian region of Liguria. The Cinque Terre consists of five villages located on the cliffs at the Mediterranean coast.

Burtschasattel in Brand

Burtschasattel in Brand


Burtschasattel in Brand


Burtschasattel in Brand


Burtschasattel in Brand

The Burtschasattel in Brand at 1680 m can be reached with the Panoramabahn cable car from the Alpe Parpfienz.

From here you can follow different trials or take the Panoramabahn cable car back down. Most recommended trials are the Natursprünge-trail or the path to Loischkopf(1860 m). The Natursprünge-trail(4 km) is the ideal walking path for the whole family. The top of the Loischkopf offers beautiful panoramic views of the region.

On the top of the Burtschasattel you can also find restaurant Frööd. A great stop for a meal with a fantastic view.

Location: Brand, Austria.


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Alpe Parpfienz in Brand

Alpe Parpfienz in Brand


Alpe Parpfienz in Brand


Alpe Parpfienz in Brand


Alpe Parpfienz in Brand

The Alpe Parpfienz in Brand can be reached with the Dorfbahn cable car. At the top(1390 m) you can enjoy beautiful views of Brand and the valley.

Straight afterwards you can take the Panoramabahn cable car to the Burtschasattel at 1680 m. The ride in the cable car and the top of the Burtschasattel offer spectacular views of the Brandnertal.

When you follow the path at Alpe Parpfienz you can choose between the bare foot path and the Parpfienzrundweg. The bare foot path is 2,3 km and ideal when travelling with children. The Parpfienzrundweg is 8,9 km and very popular in the summer for its blossoms. A perfect place to rest is the Parpfienzalpe restaurant, which is situated on both paths.

Location: Brand, Austria.


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Lünersee

Lünersee


Lünersee


Lünersee


Lünersee


Lünersee


Lünersee


Lünersee


Lünersee

The Lünersee is situated in the Brandnertal region in Austria. It lays at a height of 1970 metres and can be easily reached with the Lünersee cable car.

This alpine lake is one of the biggest storage lakes in Vorarlberg. In 1958 a dam raised the water level by 27m, creating a reservoir to supply the power plants of Lünersee.

It's possible to take a walk around the lake, walking time is approx. 2 hours. This is a easy walk with 150 m altitude variation.

Location: Brand, Austria.


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Bürser Schlucht

Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht


Bürser Schlucht

The Bürser Schlucht is located in the Brandnertal in Austria. The gorge can be accessed by the village of Bürs. From here a 5 km long walking path starts that will lead you to the beautiful Bürser Schlucht.

The Bürser Schlucht itself was created by the Alvier River, which spent the last 10000 years forming today's gorge.

Location: 6706 Bürs(follow the Lorünserstraße to the end), Austria


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Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein


Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz is the capital of the Principality of Liechtenstein, the sixth-smallest country in the world. The city is located along the Rhine River, near the border with Switzerland. Vaduz has about 5000 inhabitants and is actually the second biggest city of Liechtenstein, the largest city is Schaan.

The most important landmark of the capital is Vaduz Castle. This castle dates back to the 12th century and is located on a hill overlooking the city. Today the castle houses the royal family of Liechtenstein, Vaduz Castle is not open for visitors.

Other important landmarks in Vaduz are the Art Museum, the Red House, the Cathedral of St. Florin and the Parliament Building.

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Kioskplein Beringen

Kioskplein Beringen


Kioskplein Beringen


Kioskplein Beringen


Kioskplein Beringen


Kioskplein Beringen

The Kioskplein is one of the most beautiful squares in Beringen. All the houses around the square were build around 1924 for the employees of the mine. Only engineers and directors could live in these prestigious residences. Workers were housed elsewhere.

Location: Kioskplein, 3581 Beringen, Belgium.


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