A bucolic scene in Appenzell
Below Ebenalp lies the fertile Wasserauen valley
Wasserauen colours on a wet Autumn day
Leading from Wasserauen to the highest point in the district, Santis
Cliff textures and Autumn moods
Cliff top huts for Summer cattle graziers, set amongst Appenzell forest scenery
A steep, winding track running from the valley floor to the famous Aescher guesthouse
Historic barn set below the cliffs of Ebenalp in Appenzell
Mountain Guest House Aescher, set into the cliff, high above Wasserauen. A popular place for a mid-hike lunch stop!
Ebenalp Cable Car
For those who want to avoid the 90 minute steep hike up!
Moody morning view from Triesenberg, SE into Switzerland on the far side of the Rhine
The Liechtenstein town of Balzers, replete with castle, below surrounding hills after an overnight dusting of Autumn snow
View from Triesenberg over Wartau in Switzerland and the distant alps
Urban, farm, forest and alpine in close proximity
An historic castle in Balzers, originally built around the year 1200, and rebuilt early 1900s