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The passage of Napoleon

Legends  -  Brusson

Legend has it that in May 1800 Napoleon casually met with the Austrian commander, De-Breux, to negotiate the passage of the French troops from Fort Bard.
Napoleon shrewdly entertained the Austria…

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The treasure and castellans of Graines

Legends  -  Brusson

The treasure – a treasure is buried underneath the castle of Graines; nobody has ever been able to find it, even if many have tried and amongst them a herdsman. In a dream a voice indicated to hi…

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Joseph Herbet Documentation Centre

Museums  -  Brusson

In the final years of the 19th century, Joseph Herbet was the director of the “Fenilliaz and Chamousira gold mines” under the employment of the English “Evançon Gold Mining Company”.
He became…

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Rascard

Architecture  -  Champoluc/Ayas/Antagnod

“Rascard” are buildings typical to the Val d’Ayas. They are made of squared and stripped pine, fir and larch logs, notched together at the corners. These buildings were once exclusively used t…

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Mont Blanc

Gran Paradiso

Great Saint Bernard

Aosta and surroundings

Matterhorn

Monte Rosa

Central Valley