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Aarau Live Cam, Switzerland – Railway station

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Aarau – a city in northern Switzerland, the Aare River, the administrative center of the canton of Aargau. Located at an altitude of 368 m above sea level.

Aarau is situated on the southern slopes at the foot of the Jura in the center of the triangle, which constitute the large cities of Zurich, Basel and Lucerne. The central location was noted as far back as ancient times – which is why for several months in 1798 Aarau was the first capital of Switzerland and is the first parliament building.

The many painted eaves, still called “dahimmel” mostly created in the XVI century, when the city has increased significantly in size – a landmark of the Old Town of Aarau.

Aarau continues to show attention to the arts: Aargau Art Museum designed by the famous architects Herzog & de Meuron office – there are exhibitions of architecture and painting at a very high level. «Naturama» – Aargau Natural History Museum, this is not the ordinary museum that you can imagine: animals, plants, incredible movies, interactive displays and even here represented human conflict areas with nature in the Aargau.

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Champery Live Cam, Switzerland

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Champery – one of the Swiss ski resorts, which compares favorably with its location on the border with France.
The resort is part of the ski valley Portes du Soleil (Portes du Soleil), one of the largest ski regions in Europe.

Champery is located 10 km the Val d`Ies at an altitude of 1580 meters and dominates the valley of the Rhone River.

The town lies at an altitude of 1050 m in the Chablais region at the foot of the Dents du Midi and Dent Blanche, and is one of Europe’s oldest tourist destinations. Along the main street full of traditional chalets with carved balconies and typical roofs, and, to the delight of travelers, cute little shops, bars and restaurants.

It is the only town in Switzerland, where he is still engaged in casting bells.

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Menziken Live Cam, Switzerland

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Menziken (Menziken) – a town in the Swiss canton of Aargau. Included in the Kulm district.

Most of the canton is a mountainous country. Aargau, however, one of the plains of the Swiss cantons. The main river of Aargau – Are – shares the canton into two parts; Northwest busy Jura mountains (the highest point – Mount Vasserflu, 869 m), southeast (Mittelland) – Linden mountains (elevations to 897 m).

The area is irrigated by rivers Aargau Aare and the Rhine basin (in the north-western part); Canton cut up a variety of broad valleys, flowing in the picturesque and fertile valley of the ARSK.

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