Rex Hotel

Address: 3 Av. de Chailly, Lausanne, Vaud, 1000, Switzerland | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Lausanne

A SUMMER TO REMEMBER

A travel blog entry by shrini2009 on Feb 08, 2015

16 photos

... And it was 12 pm. lunch time. We had kept our food items in fridge in the cafeteria. We took it outside and heated in microwave and served to everyone. All the other students were doing similar things. The dining table was full with different dishes from different country. It looked amazing!! Everyone took a little from each dish and started eating. We were very happy to hear from everyone that they liked Indian food. We got compliments from ...

Chateau de Chillon

A travel blog entry by brown_family on Jan 11, 2015

27 photos

... by the Counts of Sevoy and changed hands many times. Lord Byron wrote a poem called the Prisoner of Chillon about Bonivard who was imprisoned there for 5 years. Byron's name was etched on the wall. The area where the prisoners where kept was on the lowest level. The where small holes in the walls allowing the sound of waves to come through which gave the impression to prisoners that they were under water. As time went on and the castle changed hands, many different additions ...

Never-ending preparations

A travel blog entry by vero_jerome on Dec 14, 2014

1 comment, 11 photos

... Jerome was already ok at it before), understanding the 3 different types of Malaria vaccinations, writing rental contracts....to only name a few.
Oh yes, and we were kind of doing some work on the side as well ;)

BUT, all that lies behind us now, and as we are slowly winding down an enormous sense of excitement takes over. So ready to go now!!!




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Memories of France #3

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201 on Jul 09, 2014

1 comment, 14 photos

... where Napolean Bonaparte made his First Holy Communion.

While not on exactly the same historical scale, in Besancon I found myself in a town square that could claim to be the birthplace of not one but three famous people. The first two were the Lumiere brothers, who were at the forefront of developments in movie cinematography techniques. The town makes less of a 'son and dance' about their achievements, however, than it does about their most famous son...Victor Hugo ...

Switzerland - Chocablock (Lausanne part 1)

A travel blog entry by smkrem on Oct 15, 2013

9 photos

... I think I'd even take up bike riding if I could enjoy rides through there. Once a year they have a wine tasting festival through the region where you buy a glass and go from winery to winery, otherwise there is only wine tastings via appointment. On return from the Spa Carsten had prepared a fondue, which I gobbled down due to my enduring hungry from my morning run. This was the start of my chocablock theme, as I have now found that I have a limit to ...