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Amusing travel journal reveals Switzerland of 1837

Amusing travel journal reveals Switzerland of 1837

“Where is the Jungfrau?” Mylord and Mylady struggle to navigate the Swiss mountains. Deutsches Tagebucharchiv German theologian Carl August Wildenhahn documented his journey through 19th century Switzerland with humorous observations and comic strip-style pictures. This content was published on May 11, 2024 – 11:00 Gabriel Heim, Blog des Schweizerischen Nationalmuseums In the early summer of...

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Tourists stunned after getting $100 bill for two hamburgers, fries and a soda at Swiss hotel

Tourists stunned after getting $100 bill for two hamburgers, fries and a soda at Swiss hotel

Two Australian travelers were left “absolutely shocked” when they realized they had forked out a whopping $100 for two burgers and fries, and one soda, at their hotel in Europe. “We thought they made a mistake,” Maria Antoniou told news.com.au. Maria and her partner Anthony were staying in Grindelwald, a village in Switzerland’s Bernese Alps....

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A top Jewish group in Switzerland slams an antisemitic sign purportedly by a local ski rental stand

A top Jewish group in Switzerland slams an antisemitic sign purportedly by a local ski rental stand

GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland’s main Jewish organization on Monday denounced an antisemitic sign put up at a local ski shop near Davos, barring Jews from renting equipment from the store. Regional police opened an investigation. The sign on Pischa Mountain above Davos, a town known for hosting the annual World Economic Forum meeting of global...