Bernese Alps

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Bernese Alps

, Oberland
a mountain range in SW Switzerland, the N central part of the Alps. Highest peak: Finsteraarhorn, 4274 m (14 022 ft.)
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Officials in Grindelwald, at the foot of the Jungfraujoch in the Berner Oberland, attempted to get this problem under control as early as 1989, with a law that requires at least 35 per cent of a building's liveable space be occupied by permanent village residents.
Taking you back to the winter season: We are on the chair lift on the Horneggli, a popular mountain just up the road from Gstaad la the Berner Oberland.