BEARDED VULTURE - Switzerland.  In the 19th century, the Bearded Vulture had a bad press. It was accused of carrying off and devouring lambs and even small children. Alpine authorities declared open season on the bird and the last one was shot in 1913. But the vulture, which is capable of digesting large bones, is back thanks to a successful and costly 20-year program of introducing bred birds into the wild.

BEARDED VULTURE - Switzerland. In the 19th century, the Bearded Vulture had a bad press. It was accused of carrying off and devouring lambs and even small children. Alpine authorities declared open season on the bird and the last one was shot in 1913. But the vulture, which is capable of digesting large bones, is back thanks to a successful and costly 20-year program of introducing bred birds into the wild.

"My goodness, and my fortress; my high tower, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in whom I trust..." Psalm 144:2

"My goodness, and my fortress; my high tower, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in whom I trust..." Psalm 144:2

This photo reminds me of the movie 'Heidi', the original movie that showed on TV every year in the late 1960's and early 1970's. Just like The Wizard of Oz and The 10 Commandments did.....

This photo reminds me of the movie 'Heidi', the original movie that showed on TV every year in the late 1960's and early 1970's. Just like The Wizard of Oz and The 10 Commandments did.....

A wellness hotel with a private railway express to the ski and hiking trails, this spa and resort is the epitome of style and romance in the Swiss Mountains.

A wellness hotel with a private railway express to the ski and hiking trails, this spa and resort is the epitome of style and romance in the Swiss Mountains.

Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Arosa, Switzerland, is a magnet for winter sports, offering everything from downhill skiing to Nordic walking. With all those activities, it makes sense to have a world-class spa to soothe all those tired muscles. A four-story retre

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