Category: Traditions

The farmers tradition “Alpabzug” 

In Autumn in Switzerland takes the place one beautiful and emotional event – Alpabzug. Farmers with their herds coming back to stalls from the Alps. This spectacular event collect tourists and locals in mountain villages. Cows are walking proudly through the main streets with beautiful flower crowns. Осенью, в Швейцарии […]

What to do in Ballenberg?

Open-air museum. Or a little village museum. Something absolutely special – Ballenberg. More than 100 houses from all around the Switzerland were collected in one place. Important is that all of them show the life of farmers and handicrafts before 1950 year.  It’s mean the times before motorisation […]