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A valley of the Inn River in eastern Switzerland, divided into the Upper Engadine in the southwest and the Lower Engadine in the northeast. It is a noted resort area.
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(Placename) the upper part of the valley of the River Inn in Switzerland, in Graubünden canton: tourist and winter sports centre
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(ˈɛŋ gəˌdin, ˌɛŋ gəˈdin)

the valley of the Inn River in E Switzerland: resorts. 60 mi. (97 km) long.
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"My dear, I must not sadden your enjoyment of your pleasant visit to the Engadine, by writing at any length of the sorrow that I am suffering.
In the autumn of 1883 my brother left the Engadine for Germany and stayed there a few weeks.
You see I landed on a stretcher--most pathetic case--old Australian without a friend in old country--ordered Engadine as last chance--no go--not an earthly--sentimental wish to die in London--that's the history of Mr.
"Many years ago, in the Engadine Valley in Switzerland, I saw village children in red hats, cracking whips, ringing cowbells, banging drums, creating a great cacophony of noise, as they paraded up through the village.
The Engadine Historical Museum, located in the former Hastings House of Engadine, presents the city's fascinating history through local exhibits.
Picnic transport Less than a couple of hours after arriving at Zurich airport, I am on a little red train winding its way through the mountains en route to St Moritz in the Upper Engadine valley.
The historic hotel from 1840, Hotel Bellevue des Alpes, boasts a fairy-tale location on the Scheidegg Pass in Jungfraujoch, while Badrutt's Palace Hotel in St Moritz, which once hosted Alfred Hitchcock, makes for an ideal base to explore the gorgeous Alpine resort town in the Engadine valley.
I have just asked him, as we drive down from Tarasp Castle in the Lower Engadine, what prompted his recent purchase of this mighty 11th-century fortress perched atop a craggy rock 100m above the valley.
Moritz has long reigned as the European capital of wintertime indulgence, where the stream of private jets carrying business titans, film stars, and royals is as common a sight as the snowy pistes above the Engadine Valley.
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thebison.ca WHERE TO STAY Mount Engadine Lodge, rooms from PS92 including breakfast, packed lunch, afternoon tea and gourmet dinner.
It was certainly worth the wait for a Fat Rascal (not a local but a cross between a scone and a rock cake) and an Engadine torte from the cake trolley while pondering our next move.