Skip to content

Time travel

Once upon a time, the Swiss community of  Mulegns was a post station.

_DSC6144 _DSC6161

Between Chur and Saint Moritz, horse-drawn carriages took 15 hours and several stops to climb the steep valley.

_DSC6196 _DSC6203-2

One of these stops was at Mulegns, at the Posthotel “Löwe”.

_DSC6168 _DSC6221

But then the train tracks in a parallel valley opened a new and faster way. The horse carriage business bankrupted…

_DSC6158 _DSC6189

… and Mulegns got cut off the main stream.

_DSC6185 _DSC6181

Nevertheless, the Posthotel “Löwe” is still there and it is open… and it is definitely worth a visit!

Click each picture to enlarge. Thanks to the owner of the Posthotel, Donata Willi, for the short but fascinating chat about the community history.

Posted by lorenzoborghi on February 24, 2016
2 Comments Post a comment
  1. 02/24/2016


    Those pictures are amazing! It is like a walk back in history! Thanks.



    • 02/26/2016

      Thank you Jim! I am glad the pictures gave you the feelings I had there. The hotel might be renewed sooner or later, when they will find the money. So, these pictures are kind of some historical documentation now.

      Liked by 1 person


Leave a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Note: HTML is allowed. Your email address will never be published.

Comments Feed


Thoughts of a #ColdFleshed Human Body...

Life at Her Brightest

by Anna Trestain


A portfolio of my paintings, sketches, and other artwork

Photographs by Timothy S. Allen

Exploring the World with a Camera

Destination Humanity

Chasing big dreams one photo at a time

Daydreams and Histories

Jumping off a cliff is not dumb. It's random.



Raw Streets

by MaxGor

Mittened Hands


the Book of Bokeh

Bokeh describes the character or "feel" of the out-of-focus areas in a photograph.

Photoblog of Maria Vincent Robinson

Photographer - People and Places

A Traveler's Tale

photography and travel interests, places, and things

Wind Against Current

Thoughts on kayaking, science, and life

Joshi Daniel Photography

Images of People Photoblog

home of lorenzo borghi photography

le patrimoine culturel immatériel francilien


Nature is forever.....capturing it is bliss!!

My Urban Insights©

My Urban Insights© 2013-2016 All rights reserved. CONTACT: INSTAGRAM: @myurbaninsigths

Foto Digital

Foto y Vídeo profesional de Bodas y eventos


Looking through the stranger's eyes

The Riparian Times

The Riparian Times is a boutique publication with musings about life, travel, fashion and art.


fotos und/and photos


Zweiundfünfzig Wochen Krefeld. Zweiundfünfzig Bilder. Aus meinem Alltag in dieser Stadt.

Hannah and Harley

A little bit of life, love, and laughter.

Pavlos Ζikos Photography©

Personal Photography Portfolio


let's jump into the deep end! a travel (but mostly food) blog.

Amanda Sabga Photo

Life as I see it / Boston based photojouranlist

Michael fotografiert

... der Weg zum Meister

Photo avant-garde

Photography at a different level

Windybee's Blog

Everyone knows it's Windy


Stream of Thought observations, images, and more


Визажист Евгения Белоглазова

Out-of-Focus Photography

Bringing memories to light...


“It is good to have an end to journey toward, but it is the journey that matters in the end.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin

Denise in Detail

Things that make me tick

Victoria's Secret Blog

My travels, pictures and ramblings...


The Best Things In Life Are Made From These.....

six degrees photography

capturing the world, one frame at a time

%d bloggers like this: