From the Archives

17 Feb 20

February 17-23, 2020

It’s a fairly quiet week in Lausanne (unless you’re a parent, of course – yay, school holidays! ;)), but we’ve gathered up the best

10 Jun 19

June 11-16, 2019

On Friday, one of the biggest strikes in Switzerland will take place, in efforts to highlight the massive inequalities that still exist between men

13 May 19

May 13 – 19, 2019

Perhaps the fickle (and deceptively cold) weather has gotten you down, but have no fear: there are plenty of fun events this week, as

05 May 19

May 6-12, 2019

Monday It’s rosé season! Head to Les Arches for a rosé tasting this afternoon and evening. Tuesday Do you have what it takes to

01 Apr 19

April 1-7, 2019

Happy April friends! Even though the temperatures are supposed to dip again this week, the flowers are blooming, the birds chirping, and we can’t

25 Mar 19

March 25-31, 2019

And the sunshine continues! Lots of fun events to help continue to celebrate the arrival of spring…isn’t Lausanne just lovely this time of year?

11 Mar 19

March 11-17, 2019

Doesn’t it feel like an eternity ago when we were parading around town, faces kissed by the early spring sun? We knew it wasn’t

04 Mar 19

March 4-10, 2019

Monday Interested in trail running but don’t know where to start? Head to this introductory meetup at Lac de Sauvebelin. Looking for a way

24 Feb 19

February 25 – March 3, 2019

The highways were busier than normal this past weekend, as everyone is headed up to the mountains for the week long school holiday. Are

18 Feb 19

February 18 – 24, 2019

We really don’t want to jinx it, but this entire weekend we couldn’t help but wonder if winter has bid us an early adieu.

10 Feb 19

February 11 – 17, 2019

Photograph by Gabriel Garcia Marengo What are you up to this week? The sentiment this week seems divided between those who are adamant about

04 Feb 19

February 4 – 10, 2019

There’s something quite romantic about Lausanne underneath a blanket of snow. The white dusting on the tiled rooftops, the cobble-stoned pathways bordered with powder;

21 Jan 19

January 21 – 27, 2019

It’s that time of the year again–The World Snow Festival begins this week in Grindelwald. We’ve never made the trek, but we hear it’s

14 Jan 19

January 14 – 20, 2019

Hey friends! We hope you had a wonderful holiday season and are feeling refreshed and excited about the new year ahead. We did find

18 Dec 18

A Huge Thanks | See You in the New Year!

Wow. What a year it has been! We always start the new year with anticipation, but we would never have expected this past year

10 Dec 18

The Lausanne Guide Christmas Giveaways 2018

Joyeux Noël! Frohe Weihnachten! Buon Natale! Merry Christmas, friends! Santa has a lot on his plate in December, but at The Lausanne Guide, we’ve

23 Apr 18

Let’s Fiesta: TLG x Eat Cinco de Mayo Party

CALLING ALL FLAVOR ADDICTS! It’s time to spice up apéro–and we’ve just the occasion. Scroll down for details! We’ve now been living in Switzerland

06 Dec 17


There’s often a great divide when it comes to the subject of fur. There are those who love it for it’s luxurious feel and

27 Jul 17

These Five Things

This Freitag backpack. Because we spend every day together, come rain or shine. This colorful iPhone case. Because #summertime. This summery dress for the

06 Jul 17

A Weekend in Lausanne [summer edition]

Not sure if you saw, but The Telegraph published an article about Lausanne being the most underrated city break and it got our wheels turning; if

30 Mar 17

A Visit to Giovanni – Beau-Rivage Palace Cinq Mondes Spa

Sometimes you just need a change. On Sunday, we headed over to the salon at the Beau-Rivage Palace Cinq Mondes Spa for a little R&R