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Spring in Zug

It has been a while since I have posted any update, but here are some fresh pictures. Spring has arrived, Cherry blossom and bees are busy. It is a beautiful time of the year.

All pictures below were taken around Zug, Switzerland.

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Flühli - Sattelpass - Glaubenberg

I had to take advantage of the beautiful autumn weather we had yesterday and went on a hike in the Entlebuch area. Walking in the moorlands is not easy, but the rewards are well worth it. Stunning views and colorful vegetation have been with us the whole way.



Chessiloch waterfall

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View towards the Entlebuch

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View from Sattelpass

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Going up to Trogenegg

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Trogenegg

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View towards Pilatus (on the left) ans Stanserhorn (on the right)

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View towards the Alps in canton Obwald

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View in the direction of Flühli

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Close to the Glaubenberg pass

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Buenos Aires

It has taken a long time, but I can finally upload a first gallery of pictures taken in Argentina. I will start with the capital city, Buenos Aires.

It is a city with plenty to see, architecturally and culturally. A few examples are below, more can be seen in the gallery.


Avenue 9 de Julio, the world’s widest avenue.

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Plaza de Mayo and the Casa Rosada (office of the president)

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The cemetery of Recoleta

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Air14

Here are a few pictures of Air14, an air show - in Payerne, Switzerland - to celebrate 100 years of Swiss Air Force, 50 years of the Patrouille Suisse and 25 years of the PC7 Team. Many international teams as eel as historic planes attended the show. A small selection can be seen below.




Patrouille Suisse (Switzerland) & A330



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Al Fursan (UAE)



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Frecce Tricolori (Italy)



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Red Arrows (UK)



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Dewoitine D-26



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F-4 Corsair



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RAF Typhoon



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Breitling Wing Walkers



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Agusta A-109



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Spitfire


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F-16



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Gripen



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C-3605 & PC-9



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A380



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RAF Falcons Para Jumpers



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Bleriot XI



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Morane D-3801 & F/A-18



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Hunter, Mirage III DS, Vampire & F/A-18



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Bücker 131, Pilatus P-2, Pilatus P-3



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F/A-18 & Super Puma



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Rafale



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F/A-18



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Hunter



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Säntis

I have been visiting the Appenzell Alps for a short hike at the foot of Mt Säntis. At ca. 2’500 m the Säntis is not very high. It is however a remarkable landmark as it is higher than all the surroundings summits and can be seen from far away. I didn’t go to the top as it was in the clouds. When the weather is clear, it is possible to see 6 countries from the summit (Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, France, and Italy)

Here are a few pictures of this hike from Urnäsch to Schwägalp.

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The Säntis

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There were many flowers along the trail.

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And some busy bees...

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