Saturday, January 24, 2009

Fountains Old and New

At the very left, have a peek at Karle's fountain. Dedicated to Karle Fasnacht, the quintessential 'Konschtanzer', this fountain has a drinking cup for dogs at its bottom (backside) The former fishmarket with its monumental modern fountain has evolved into an outdoor restaurant that is very popular with our Swiss neighbors on their shopping trips to Euroland. This type of traditional fountain used to grace squares and plazas all throughout medieval cities.

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