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Switzerland 2013 Corippo. Verzasca Valley (32 images)

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Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Corippo lies in the Verzasca valley. The houses are built from the local Ticino granite with stone roofs and have changed little for several hundred years. With a population of just 16, Corippo is the smallest municipality in Switzerland. Despite this, it possesses the trappings of communities many times its size such as a town council consisting of three local citizens. A town council is a democratically elected form of government for small municipalities. A...
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