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The Trümmelbachfälle: a series of ten glacier waterfalls in the Lauterbrunnen valley in the Swiss Alps. 
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The Trümmelbachfälle: a series of ten glacier waterfalls in the Lauterbrunnen valley in the Swiss Alps.
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The Rhine Falls (Rheinfall), the largest waterfall of Europe, near the town of Schaffhausen in northern Switzerland. 
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The Rhine Falls (Rheinfall), the largest waterfall of Europe, near the town of Schaffhausen in northern Switzerland.

Mary Shelley of Frankenstein fame was here in mid-19th century:

"The falls of the Rhine are broken into many, and are spread wide across the whole breadth of the river; their descent is never so great, but they are varied by many rocks, which they clothe fantastically with transparent waves, or airy spray.

What words can express—for indeed, for many ideas and emotions there are no words—the feelings excited by the tumult, the uproar and matchless beauty of a cataract, with its eternal, ever-changing veil of misty spray? The knowledge of its ceaseless flow; there, before we were born; there, to be after countless generations have passed away; the sense of its power, that would dash us to atoms without altering the tenor of its way, which gives a shiver to the frame even while we gaze in security from its verge; the radiance of its colouring, the melody of its thunder—can these words convey the impression which the mind receives, while the eye and ear seem all too limited in their powers of perception? No! for as painting cannot picture forth motion, so words are incapable of expressing commotion in the soul. It stirs, like passion, the very depths of our being; like love allied to ruin, yet happy in possession, it fills the soul with mingled agitation and calm. A portion of the cataract arches over the lowest platform, and the spray fell thickly on us, as standing on it and looking up, we saw wave, and rock, and cloud, and the clear heavens through its glittering ever-moving veil. This was a new sight, exceeding anything I had ever before seen; however, not to be wet through, I was obliged quickly to tear myself away." (Rambles in Germany and Italy in 1840, 1842, and 1843, London 1845).

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