The "nevère" of Monte Generoso

Via Luigi Lavizzari 2, 6850 Mendrisio, +41 91 641 30 50

Elegant like amphitryons, the nevere (cold storage huts) stand proudly at the entrance to the alpine complex, almost as if they would like to receive the hikers who are wanting to know all about these relics of a civilization that is on the way to being extinct.

The nevera is the precursor of the modern refrigerator and is nowhere else in Switzerland. It is a dry-stone construction, built near ...

ARCHITECTURE Rural architecture
Via Luigi Lavizzari 2, 6850 Mendrisio
Tel.: +41 91 641 30 50
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