Le Mirador Kempinski Lake Geneva
Travel Blogs from Vevey
... Totally appropriate.
The grounds of the museum are simply amazing. You wind up a walkway that has a symbolic relationship to the Olympic distance of a marathon. The flora and fauna had me drooling over the different flowers and types of grass they had growing. As you ascended the walk way - you could see the view of Lake Geneva - just amazing. Beautiful boats, yachts, impeccable hotels and associated grounds speckle and sprawl beyond the main road ...
... Angela wowed us with fresh pizza. Mmmmm…felt like we were in a 5 star restaurant. Now that we knew where to get wine, we were on "sommelier duty" and she was the chef du jour! Once again she had us entranced with her European adventure stories, and had me making a mental note about all the Italian villages that we absolutely needed to visit.
Ahhh…I love "restaurant" nights!
... Even in a country as high tech as Switzerland, where you have a watch to open your locker, the dive tank looked like a temporary installation similar to something that came from Canadian Tire, complete with fish painted on the side – and would likely not last the season. It held gallons upon gallons of water allowing the divers safe “landing” from 13-21meters (meters not feet) above the pool and was not only impressive in the height ...
Tony stood before the bicycle rental agency (which was two big wood shacks with a door) with two bicycles complete with Chariots! Wooot!!! The bicycles for Talia were just a hair too tall, and as she had not yet mastered hand brakes, it just was not to be and so she opted for some chariot time.
I did mention - Two bicycles, correct? With TWO chariots…..one for EACH kiddo…have you lifted Avaia recently..?
"I WANNA GO ...
The weather looked a bit dodgy but we headed out and caught the train back to Vevey, followed by a boat journey on Lake Geneva to Chillon Castle. Chillon Castle is a pretty big tourist attraction in Switzerland, or so we were informed. It's a very interesting castle dating from around 1000AD, and we did the audio tour. While ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Tennis Court