Very hilly city.. but the views.... April 5th 2010 We headed south after Basel to Lausanne which is at the base of the Alps on the other side of Lake Geneva.
Luckily for us the sun was out, for this day at least and we made the most of this. It was supposed to be raining for the next few days so the first sight of sun we were rushing around the very hilly city trying to see as much as we could before it turned bad again.
First stop was the ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-West » Lausanne The Swiss Confederation was founded in 1291 as a defensive alliance among three cantons. In succeeding years, other localities joined the original three. The Swiss Confederation secured its independence from the Holy Roman Empire in 1499. Switzerland... ... read more
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