Le Mirador Kempinski Lake Geneva
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Tennis Court
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Mirador Kempinski Lake Geneva Vevey
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... is beautiful - I could see the mountains surrounding on all sides, with low clouds covering part of them. The city was very clean, and the grocery stores had lots of good organic food, and I have to say I just liked existing there.
We went to the lake every day, toured the beautiful Olympic Park and gardens, saw the Olympic Museum, ate some very delicious pizza named after Brad Pitt, and ...
... The mixture of curds and liquid is pumped into the molds where the wheels of cheese take shape, and the liquid is pressed out. When the cheese maker asked if anyone would like to taste the liquid, I said "No whey!".
After the liquid is largely squeezed out, the wheels begin curing in brine, and then are sent to a cellar where they age for up to 10 months, during which time a robot rotates and turns the wheels over so that they ...
... perfection (except for its out of place casino). The 2km promenade along the shore is a must with blooming gardens, sculptures and sights to see everywhere. Strongly recommend! A quick stop at the hotel where Barbara's art is exhibited then we headed back through town window shopping, mostly closed as it was 7pm after a long day. All we could manage was fried rice with shrimp from the Thai restaurant around the corner from us and an early night. Phew! This was definitely a day trip to ...
... seems ages ago since we left. On Sunday we went to the Chillon castle in Montreux, an enormous medieval complex fantastically setup allowing you to roam through the rooms at your own pace. Most of all we enjoyed climbing the old wooden stairs to the top tower, which offered good views of the Lake and surrounding areas. In the evening we went to the circus which was in town, a Swiss family owned business which have been doing it for generations. It was a ...
... br> Today we got the ferry to Montreux to pick up the hire car - first time I have driven in Europe so I felt pretty nervous but Gabriel did a great job of navigating thank goodness! We drove up into a beautiful place for a picnic lunch near Les Avants with spectacular views of the lake and mountains.
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