(redirected from Graubunden)
Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms.


see GrisonsGrisons
, Ger. Graubünden, Ital. Grigioni, Romansch Grischun, canton (1990 pop. 169,005), 2,746 sq mi (7,112 sq km), E Switzerland, bordering on Italy and Austria. Chur is the capital.
..... Click the link for more information.
, Switzerland.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
A further amble along the mountainside provides unparalleled views of the Graubunden panorama, where cable cars climb high in the distance and I actually heard cattle bells ring in the next valley.
This summer, the four-star hotel at the entrance to Davos has been given a Belle Etage with 17 new rooms, a penthouse and superior deluxe suites, offering views of the Graubunden mountain world.
Jenatsch left to fight in Germany where he eventually became a lieutenantcolonel and military recruiter in a French-funded army under the Protestant Duke of Rohan that occupied the Graubunden in 1624.
He had been flying due north, over Canton Tessin, his course set for the Greina Pass, where the Blenio Valley runs into the Upper Rhine Valley at Graubunden, and two distinct types of mountain converge, the steep granite of St.
After apprenticing as a cabinetmaker in Basel, he went on to study architecture at New York's Pratt institute in the mid-'60s, which led to an appointment back home as architect for the Department for the Care and Preservation of Monuments in the canton of Graubunden (1968-78).
She does provide information about the nature of the canton of Graubunden and the languages of the region, but the village in which her protagonists reside does not come to life.
and the Kantonsspital Graubunden (KSGR) in Chur, Switzerland, evaluated several competitive solutions, including HP and Cisco.
Bashir Osman died in a river in the Landquart District of Graubunden, after being swept away by a freak current on Saturday.
Fresh snow and sunny skies was the requirement and I found them at the resorts of Flims, Laax and Falera, a lesser known but still considerable ski area in central Switzerland's Graubunden canton.
Switzerland's largest canton, Graubunden is home to both aforementioned ski resorts, but also offered us a week's retreat in the area of three resorts, Flims-Laax-Valera.
WHITEOUT: The lift station, restaurant and bar in the mountain above Laax in the Graubunden region of Switzerland