Specialists installing a new bearer cable at the mountain railway in Ruhpolding have to work at precarious heights. It's not a job for anyone with vertigo!
From September 29, the cabins of the "Matterhorn Glacier Ride" will hover to Europe's highest mountain railway station. The aim is to transport 2,000 passengers per hour quickly and safely to the Swiss mountain paradise.
Winter announced itself this weekend on the Zugspitze Mountain in Bavaria. About ten centimeters of fresh snow fell.
To tackle America's crumbling bridges, roads and airports, the US president prioritizes infrastructure spending. Critics say Trump's plan is just one-tenth of what is needed to address the problem.
Bolivian President Evo Morales visited Switzerland to sign an agreement to construct a railway line across the continent from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Supporters say the project will boost trade and create jobs.
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