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Kippel

Interesting
Kippel
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Interesting
Kippel is a typical Lötschental village, boasting clusters of blackened wooden chalets, decorated with intricate friezes of cog-wheels and rosettes. In February, the legendary "Tschäggätä" carnival involves frightening figures, most of which are adorned with huge, grotesque wooden masks and dressed up in skins of goats and sheep, who walk the streets of the village, tossing soot onto onlookers...