This Once-Thriving Hotel Couldn't Compete With Climate Change - Atlas Obscura
PinDrop

This Once-Thriving Hotel Couldn't Compete With Climate Change

The Hotel Belvédère, nestled in the Swiss Alps, was renowned for its views of the Rhône Glacier. But as the glacier receded dramatically over the past decades, so did its number of visitors. Today, the hotel is shuttered. Drivers en route to the melting glacier still stop to take pictures of the building and its mountainous backdrop. 

Latest
Show More Videos
Elsewhere on Atlas Obscura
Sponsored Content

Mother Vine Scuppernong Wine

This sweet Southern elixir comes from what may be the oldest grape vine in North America.