Photo Gallery: Celebrating the New Year Swiss-Style
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Photo Gallery: Celebrating the New Year Swiss-Style

Swiss Miss Appenzellers Offer Unique Twist on New Year

When the sound of singing men echoes through the Alpine valley and the trees appear to have legs, it's time to celebrate the New Year again in the Swiss region of Appenzell. The mountain tradition hearkens back to medieval times, and brightens up the dark winter with spectacular costume and song.
Von Wolfgang Nowak
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