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Welcome to a world of Alpine Spectaculars Allow sensational scenery to carry you away while your senses are enhanced by your stunning surroundings. Ziller Valley Don’t miss out on a journey aboard the Zillertal Railway taking in the breathtaking views of the wooded mountains and snowy peaks that belong to this typically Tyrolean treasure. innsbruck Appearing like a gateway to its own mountainous backdrop, Innsbruck, is blessed with both imperial and modern architecture. The Habsburg palace and Baroque cathedral give an impression of historical importance, while the jagged rocks looming behind remind visitors of the timeless natural beauty that graces this delightful city. lucerne A stunning city located in the north-west corner of one of Europe’s greatest lakes and famous for its unique covered bridges and iconic turreted buildings, Lucerne is the storybook picture of a Swiss town. St. Martin church on Lake Bled – page 40 Breathe in crisp and unpolluted Alpine air, inhale the scent of fragrant pines and witness the most vivid tones of blue and green. Few regions of such fantastic natural beauty are so perfectly complemented by the quaint and subtle architecture which inhabits this area. With vast lakes, river valleys and sprawling mountain ranges, the alpine experience truly is a refreshing one. Alpine SpeCtACulArS ? Did you know... Chapel Bridge, Lucerne... The Chapel Bridge, also known as ‘Kapellbrücke’, dates from the middle of the 14th century and can claim to be the oldest wooden bridge in Switzerland. Beneath its gables you will find 17th century paintings illustrating scenes of Swiss and local history. Chapel Bridge also features the 140ft ‘Wasserturm’ (watch tower). Together, the watch tower and bridge are one of Switzerland’s most photographed monuments. Amazing Alpine lakes – pages 42 & 43 Chapel Bridge in the historic city centre of Lucerne – pages 50 & 51 38 Call one of our helpful travel advisers now on 01709 385 673


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