Archive | Cow stuff RSS feed for this archive

Holy Cow!: Bovine Festivities from the “Désalpe” to the “Combat des Reinnes”

October 23, 2013


Think of Switzerland and one invariably conjures up images of the country’s iconic spirit animal – the contented cow – languidly chewing the cud against a back-drop of alpine wildflowers and snow-capped peaks. This is one national stereotype with more than a grain of truth to it. The country is literally overrun with the beasts! […]

Continue reading...