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Montreux Switzerland

Montreux: 5 reasons to visit the artistic magnet

Nestled at one end of "croissant-shaped" Lake Geneva, Montreux is a glittering jewel of a town, and the ideal weekend escape during...
Montreux Noël Christmas Market

How Montreux rocks the Holiday Season

During a time of year when most Christmas fans head north to markets in Basel, Strasbourg or Nürnberg, we headed south to Montreux.
Hotel Royal Savoy Lausanne

A weekend in style at Hôtel Royal Savoy in Lausanne

For a weekend in style, we picked the Hôtel Royal Savoy in Lausanne. A nice choice, because royals such as the King of Thailand have been regulars...
Food Truck Fête Lausanne

Bill's Guide to the Food Truck Fête in Lausanne

On Thursday, Lausanne hosted savory-smelling food trucks. You did not need a passport to sample Argentine empanadas, Japanese gyoza...
Swiss Wine - Perroy Open Cellar

Time to Explore Swiss Wine - Open Cellars in Vaud

Spring is in the air! Time for a change of scenery and a visit to Vaud. The vineyards in this beautiful area will open their cellars to the crowds...
Hiking above Lutry

Hiking the Lavaux Vineyard Terraces in Spring

The historic vineyards perched along steep hillsides reaching up from the shores of Lac Léman comprise the historic Terrasses de Lavaux...
Audrey Hepburn Gravesite, Switzerland

In Search of Audrey Hepburn at Tolochenaz

I am not sure what is true, and I still ponder about it many years later: Did I fall in love with the character or the actress who played that character? Audrey Hepburn is...

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