Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



Swiss swimmer in an icy lake at 7600 feet in the Alps

See more images of Switzerland in PhotoBlog, and read more about Ernst Bromeis' goal to swim the entire Rhine River here. •Sign up for the msnbc.com Photos Newsletter Follow @msnbc_pictures
read more

share

Icy rope bridge offers chilling views of the Alps

Arts / Photography : PhotoBlog on msnbc.com (2 years ago)

Tourists cross the Titlis Cliff Walk in the Swiss Alps, the highest rope bridge in Europe, at an altitude of 9,977 feet on Dec. 12, in central Switzerland. The bridge, which crosses a 1,640 foot-deep abyss, will be officially opened... Read Post

Hiking among the clouds in Switzerland

Arts / Photography : PhotoBlog on msnbc.com (2 years ago)

A hiker walks along a narrow ridge toward the top of the Ful mountain, 7,857 feet above sea level, above Calfreisen, Swiss canton of Grisons, Switzerland, Oct. 2. View more photos on PhotoBlog from Switzerland. Follow @NBCNewsPictur... Read Post

Swimmers prepare to cross Lake Zurich

Arts / Photography : PhotoBlog on msnbc.com (2 years ago)

Participants prepare to swim during the annual Lake Zurich crossing, in Zurich, Switzerland, Aug. 22. Follow @NBCNewsPictures Sign up for the NBCNews.com Photos Newsletter Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC