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Wine, Wanderlust & Witch Doctors: Falling in Love with Lausanne - Day 3

20 Oct 2015
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On our final morning in Lausanne, we enjoy another slap-up breakfast at Chateau d'Ouchy before packing our bags and hitting The Olympic Museum, which is a short walk from the pier. The long set of steps leading up to the museum are stencilled with Swiss Olympic achievements, including the six Gold medals at the recent 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics...

Wine, Wanderlust & Witch Doctors: Falling in Love with Lausanne - Day 2

20 Oct 2015
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The next day we revitalise ourselves with a soft jazz-sound tracked continental buffet breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant before wandering around the city centre’s traditional market where we discover the best hot chocolate in town (everyone seems to agree) at Chocolaterie le Barbare...

Wine, Wanderlust & Witch Doctors: Falling in Love with Lausanne

20 Oct 2015
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After a short train journey from Geneva airport that affords us a view of the vineyards that the region is famous for, vast hectares of vines with solitary cottages on the hillsides, we arrive at the gently bustling Lausanne train station and jump in a completely unnecessary taxi, as we later find out that the subway would have been just as quick...