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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

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When the water level in the lake has dropped sufficiently, you can even walk to the island along a causeway.
Some of us gifted, sandal-clad, long haired Big Lebowski types don't need to wait for the waters to recede....
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Old 16.09.2011, 11:54
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

Even I cannot remember where this was taken. Anyone?
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Old 16.09.2011, 13:30
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Even I cannot remember where this was taken. Anyone?
Isn't that the tiny lake you stumble upon when hiking in Leysin ?
not too far from the little assortment of ancient abandoned chalets ?
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Isn't that the tiny lake you stumble upon when hiking in Leysin ?
not too far from the little assortment of ancient abandoned chalets ?
I don't think we've ever hiked in Leysin. Will ask the other half later and get back to you in a couple of days. Thanks.
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Even I cannot remember where this was taken. Anyone?
Oberalppass
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Old 16.09.2011, 14:21
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

That was my summer job office ... most beautiful place for an office
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Old 16.09.2011, 14:38
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

From the roof
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Old 16.09.2011, 19:33
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

This photo only partially captures our view...
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Old 16.09.2011, 20:14
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Well we live in Oetwil too and we have done a few walks and found the wetlands lol! judging from your picture you live on the same road as us?

Welcome and hope you enjoy it here.

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Could be, this was looking out towards Gossau from Willikonertsrasse
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Old 16.09.2011, 20:34
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

As I don't have a balcony, let alone a garden: the view from my bedroom...
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

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As I don't have a balcony, let alone a garden: the view from my bedroom...
I recognised that immediately as a location in Singapore (we left there ourselves recently)......my guess is it's possibly around the River Valley vicinity?
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Old 17.09.2011, 11:47
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I recognised that immediately as a location in Singapore (we left there ourselves recently)......my guess is it's possibly around the River Valley vicinity?
It's Newton.
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

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Even I cannot remember where this was taken. Anyone?
Oberalpsee. About a third of the way from Andermatt to Disentis.

Editooops sorry Patxi already spotted it.
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

am i the only one who doesn't have a spectacular view?!
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am i the only one who doesn't have a spectacular view?!
Really?



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Old 18.09.2011, 12:22
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am i the only one who doesn't have a spectacular view?!
Nope. Absolutely not. What you can't hear all the bells and the one cow who has too much to say.
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am i the only one who doesn't have a spectacular view?!
Well, here's my boring view.
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if i could afford to have a flat that had this view, i would never have to move abroad to look for a job!
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Re: Guess the location - view(s) from your balcony or garden please

I suppose I ought to take this thing seriously, so here's the view from our balcony:

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That's just lovely DB, absolutely lovely
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