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John Waelti: Idyllic Lauterbrunnen and the rugged Eiger
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The Bernese Oberland is one of the most beautiful areas of Switzerland, and that says a lot. But how can one surpass blue waters, green valleys, Alpine pastures, and a view of three of the world's famous mountain peaks, the Jungfrau, the Moench, and the rugged Eiger? The Jungfrau, translated as young maiden, or virgin, lies to the west, and the Eiger, translated as "ogre," to the east.