Vanil Noir, Fribourg, Switzerland

Vanil Noir, Fribourg, Switzerland
The Vanil Noir is a mountain of Switzerland, located in the canton of Fribourg. This swiss peak has a height of 2,389 metres and is the highest peak of the canton. The Vanil Noir is part of the Swiss Prealps and the mountain range separating the regions of Gruyère (Fribourg), and Pays-d’Enhaut (Vaud). The mountain is listed in the inventory of natural sites and monuments of national importance in Switzerland. In 1983, the Vanil Noir got its status of nature …

The Former Cardinal Brewery – Fribourg

The Former Cardinal Brewery – Fribourg
The Former Cardinal Brewery of Fribourg, Switzerland, was founded in 1788 by François Piller. Owner at the «Zum Lachs» hostel, located near the Bern`s Gate in Fribourg, he decides to have a brewery built for his son, freshly graduated as great Bavarian brewer. François Piller was a kind of pioneer, as till that time, only farmer women, then monks, were brewing the beer, with gathered cereals. From 1802 to 1877, the brewery of Fribourg had many different owners, before to …

FAMA 2013 – Bulle – Fribourg – Switzerland

FAMA 2013 – Bulle – Fribourg – Switzerland
Here are some pictures taken during the FAMA 2013 of Bulle (Fribourg, Switzerland). The FAMA is the Swiss scale model making, handicraft and creative hobbies exhibition. Attracting each year more and more people, who come to admire the work of professionals, amateurs, but also passionate people. The FAMA becomes the exhibit reference in the scale model making domain, in Switzerland. [Update: Pictures from the Bulle FAMA are available on my other website: IBuyMyPics.com] But the FAMA also celebrates the handiwork, …