With Lake Geneva on one side and steep hills on the other and vineyards all around, Montreux is an idealistic place to getaway from it all and vacation. A traditional town, with a mild climate and beautiful grand buildings and trees, there is even a medieval island castle to tour. The Château de Chillon has a chapel, formal halls, ramparts, and 14th-century murals.
Many of you, especially the music buffs among us, have heard of the Montreux Jazz Festival. It’s more than famous, being ranked neck and neck with other renowned music festivals like the events held at Montreal, Newport and Monterey.Continue reading »
Switzerland is known for many things tourism being one of them. This immaculate country is endowed with different cities and fascinating towns that offer an array of attractions. Montreux is one of the towns that are largely responsible for a substantial share of the lucrative annual tourist statics. In Montreux the possibilities are unlimited. This spectacular Swiss ski destination boasts of numerous breathtaking attractions that no tourist can resist the invitation to be a part of. There are more than enough for each visitor though many might have heard of it as the best gateway to the magnificent Swiss Alps. Once one lands on this beauty they can’t help but think that they are in for the ultimate ski vacation.Continue reading »