Peter Kun Frary | Photographer
Bern Freaks • Bern, Switzerland
Canon EOS Rebel XTi and EF 24-85 3.5-4.5 USM
Local Bernmese in festive apparel at a block party in Bern, Switzerland. I'm not sure what they're supposed to be, but they have wings, stilts and WWI ace headgear--maybe a cross between Snoopy (the doggy ace) and a stork?
New train station roof:
The event was a celebration of the train station's new roof and attracted tens of thousands of revelers. Seriously! I guess the Swiss don't need much of an excuse for a party. Food and booze booths were everywhere and bandstands every few hundred feet. I was expecting to hear native Swiss music but American style rock, blues and jazz bands were all the rage. Oddly they even sang in English..
Bern folk on the street.
Train roof party in full swing:
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