Novotel Lausanne Bussigny
Travel Blogs from Lausanne
Let's get this out there right off the bat...Lausanne was NOT a very exciting stop. We arrived at our hotel around 6:00 PM. We had two options, either stay at the hotel and eat dinner there or venture into the downtown area for some local grub. We were hungry, but since it was early, and we weren't particularly tired, we made arrangements …
Hello again! This time from Lausanne. Lausanne is situated in on the banks of Lake Leman. It is situated about 70 km from Geneva. As you can imagine the drive was spectacular. Lake Leman is so blue and breathtaking!
Hotel Ibis came to our rescue again as we were undecided as to where were spending the night. Novotel ( they said Novotel is …
... I was that I briefly thought about retracing my steps over the previous 12 miles to try and find it. The problem is that it will be almost impossible to replace while on the road. As some consolation I had a proper meal tonight. Included a superb chocolate mouse (2 mice in fact). See photo. Now lying in tent listening to the rain. Forecast is for rain for several days. Hey ...
Time to try an ATM. The good news was it worked. The bad news was that because it is Switzerland they think it useful to give 400SF out in 2 notes, each worth about £140. How am I going to go into a boulangerie and buy some breakfast with those. Or even a cafe. Anywhere that is going to accept them will be out of my budget. Despite there being places to buy food I couldn't buy anything. Managed on 2 mars ...
... sign on the path. But pretty obvious from the surroundings. Hadn't realised that the change would be so immediate. Much less agricultural and oozes money. Tried to get into a religious place for the night. Despite it being in my guidebook they acted like I had rabies. Couldn't get rid of me fast enough. Went to campsite, a mile in the wrong direction but they had space (it was getting dark by then) and they took euros. Haven't tried an ATM ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking