Journals Lausanne

Exploring Lausanne

Created by phileasfogg on July 14, 2009 Best of IgoUgo

7 Reviews

We explored Western Switzerland on day trips from Lausanne. Lausanne itself, with its churches and museums (and what a lot of those there are!)—and the picturesque Lac Leman—proved to be an interesting, historic and pretty town. In fact, we ended up liking this lovely city a lot.

Lausanne: From the Terrace of the Cathedral

Created by minimini on July 17, 2006

2 Reviews

From the terrace of the cathedral, I saw the lake above the roofs, the mountains above the lake, the clouds above the mountains, and the stars above the clouds. -Victor Hugo

Summer in Switzerland

Created by jennylee79 on October 14, 2004

1 Review

I lived here for a summer, working as a nanny. The Alps and the people are great, but bring a friend to share them with. My main companion was a 8-month old Swiss baby boy and while he was adorable, he wasn't able to help me improve my French much.

A Summer in Lausanne

Created by silverbelle on September 10, 2004

4 Reviews
1 Story

After a spectacular summer spent in Switzerland writing for "Let's Go" travel guides, I decided to do a thesis research in the city of Lausanne on the shores of Lake Geneva/Lac Leman. Here are a few of my observations.


Created by petersoltesz on August 30, 2004

1 Review

Lausanne is the second largest city at the largest Swiss lake called "Lake Leman".

Lausanne (the Overlooked)

Created by StaneStane on April 19, 2004

14 Reviews
1 Story

All the things to see and do in this lovely Swiss city.

Lovely Lausanne

Created by Tolik on July 20, 2002

5 Reviews
1 Story

Lausanne was our hub during our trip to Switzerland in May 2001. This lovely city is built on the slopes of Mont Jorat, on the northern shores of Lake Geneva (Lac Leman).

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