In May canton Vaud is welcoming to see a natural phenomenon of blooming narcissus. The fields of wild flowers cover the hills in Montreux-Vevey area.
Vaud is a third biggest canton in Switzerland. Its capital, the city of Lausanne hosts more than 50 international sports organizations including the International Olympic Committee. Having EPFL, one of the best polytechnic schools in Lausanne, Vaud is considered also an educational and innovation hub of Switzerland. The city of Montreux was an inspiring place for many celebrities including Deep Purple and Queen. Meet local Vaud.
To be perfect an athlete should stay strong, positive and self-motivated. We had a talk with Kimmy Repond, a 4-time Junior Swiss Champion in Fugire Skating about her career and trainings during the COVID19 period.
No Paleo and Montreux Jazz Festival in 2020. Major summer music events in Switzerland were cancelled but their organizers offer an attractive Online alternative.
Lausanne and Montreux are among the most visited cities in Lake Geneva area. They offer plenty of events in visual art, theater and music.
Montreux has always attracted artists, men of letters, and travelers in search of natural beauty, peace, and inspiration. Discover three celebrity expats that made it their home.
Plans for summer. La Fête des Vignerons. Once in 20 years, in a city of Vevey Swiss wine producers gather together to praise their work during a special event.
The largest hot air baloon festival in Europe.
A journey on the Golden Pass Line is a great way to absorb the alpine beauty though the large panoramic windows, as well as having the opportunity to discover Swiss traditions along the way.
Mountain Studios in Montreux has been home to several great artists, including The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Duran Duran, Sting, Michael Jackson, B.B. King, David Bowie, and of course, Queen.