Moevenpick Hotel Lausanne
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Staying Movenpick Hotel in Ouchy was great! This was by far the most upscale hotel we stayed in on our trip. Very contemporally European interior design. One thing my mother was so amazed was the toilette seat at the bathroom near the hotel lounge. I myself did not check it so it is hard to describe here but if my mother, who is so used to …
Hi again, this time from Lausanne
We arrived in Lausanne from Zurich on Wednesday afternoon (it's now Friday morning). After arriving at our hotel down on the lake shore (in the village of Ouchy) we jumped back on the metro to the old sector of Lausanne (the Flon) to wander the old streets, shops and Christmas markets. Molly was lucky …
Yesterday I felt myself becoming sick as my throat became tighter and tighter. By tonight it was really sore and I was worried I might be coming down with Strep or a sinus infection at the least. Wanting to make sure that I would be able to fly home for the weekend, I inquired at the hotel if there was a walk-in type of clinic anywhere. They …
... were ice caves. We thought we were going to naturally occurring ones, but no, they are actually drilled out each season. Artists sculpt the ice into tables, chairs, polar bears, stuff like that. We lost two people on the tour which the guide was quite upset about. He had mentioned it was a 200 euro taxi fare back from Chamonix to Geneva! But there were initially four people who were initially missing from our leaving point. As we ...
... of it over a high fence. It is just one more thing I'll have to research on the internet after I finish my trip. Lastly, I also saw lots of Nestle buildings between Lausanne and Montreux, which suggests their HQ might be here.
Tomorrow's accommodation will be at an Abbey in the town of St Maurice, on the way to Martigny. I doubt I will have Wi-Fi access for a couple of days, so please don't assume that radio silence means anything sinister has happened to me on the slopes.
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