Author: WCL

Fete des vignerons – Night Parade

The Parade de Nuit held each evening after performances of the 2019 Fete des Vignerons is a symbolic celebration of the cyclical life of the vineyard – workers, birds and insects.

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Chateau d’hauteville – Vevey

The magnificent Chateau d’Hauteville near Vevey overlooking Lake Geneva has been home to the Grand d’Hauteville family for two and a half centuries. Since its early days, the family has had ties to the United States...

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Le Bourru Open Cellars

Le Bourru Wine festival Each year on the first weekend of November, the wine growers of the La Cote region of Switzerland on the banks of Lake Geneva open their cellars to the...

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The Benichon harvest celebration

The “Bénichon” is a centuries-old, traditional celebration of the end of the harvest and the descent of the cows to their winter pastures in the Fribourg region of Switzerland. The Benichon of Châtel-St-Denis takes place on the third Sunday of October.

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