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It finally snowed

Yes, it finally snowed in Switzerland! After waiting for snow for so long, it finally arrived. The beautiful white powder transformed Switzerland into an even prettier place. Believe me, snow turns trees into fairy tale creatures and ordinary Swiss villages into romantic places. You don't believe me? Let me prove my point.

Two pictures of the same set of stairs: One in winter, the other in summer. Which one would you rather climb?






stairs in summer

stairs in winter
And which village would you rather visit, the one covered in snow or the one in green? Admittedly, both look nice to me but since it is winter and I'm a total snow lover, I'd go for the snowy version.

summer village
winter village

If you're looking for actual things to do in the snow in Switzerland - other than skiing in the alps - have a look at this list of 10 Fun Things to Do Outside on a Snowy Winter Day.



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