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John Waelti: Uri, Schwyz and the heart of Switzerland
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It was our third day in Switzerland, in the city of Lucerne on the west tip of Lake Lucerne. In German, its "Vierwaldstaettersee," literally translated as "Four Forested-Cantons Lake." The four cantons referred to by its unwieldy German name are Lucerne, Unterwalden, Schwyz and Uri, a region in central Switzerland especially rich in Swiss history.