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Cruising Lake Lucerne to the Rütli

In Central Switzerland, surrounded by impressive mountains and located at the shores of Lake Lucerne, lies a small, inconspicuous meadow called the Rütli, where in 1291 Switzerland was founded by exactly nine fingers. he three representatives of the Cantons of Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden (today Nid- and Obwalden) Arnold von Melchtal, Walter Fürst and Werner Stauffacher each raised three fingers ...