Living

04 Oct 20

Let’s Jump In, Shall We?

Eight years ago we recognized that our deep desire to understand, unpack, and engage with Lausanne meant we couldn’t dabble in the shallow end

02 Oct 20

Top 10 Things To Do This Autumn in Lausanne

Discover our favorite activities to do in and around Lausanne during the autumn season.

07 Sep 20

It’s Time to Finally Learn French with Prêt à Parler

Not your average language school. If you’re ready to finally start speaking French, this is for you.

28 May 20

What’s Your Favorite Cookbook?

For all of us becoming home cooks in this new era, discover our friend Kelly’s favorite cookbooks and recipes.

22 Apr 20

On grief and grieving: How we’re processing the impact of Coronavirus

At first the idea of grieving our current upheaval seemed extreme. But then we allowed ourselves to give our emotions a name.

25 Mar 20

Swiss Online Shopping in the Age of Coronavirus

A useful list of online resources to help meet your needs here in Lausanne, without requiring you to go into a physical store.

20 Mar 20

Coronavirus Resources in Lausanne

Though we may not be able to reach out and lend you a physical hand, we hope this page will be a source of

25 Feb 20

Cospire

Bright and modern coworking and event space based in Lausanne, who offer day passes, monthly memberships, private offices and meeting room rental.

05 Feb 20

Ten Cozy Spots to Spend with Your Valentine(s)

We’ve rounded up 10 places where you can spend a perfectly cozy evening with your special person or people.

10 Jan 20

Prêt-à-Parler

Would you like to finally be able to speak French? Then read on about this online platform that guarantees results.

11 Sep 19

Baby and Children’s Gifts in Lausanne

We’re in our late-twenties, early-thirties, okay fine (!), mid-thirties, which means that one thing is constant in our lives: babies. It seems that we’re

04 Jun 19

MénageSimple

A home cleaning service you can schedule with a simple app on your phone, plus they bring their own products!

29 May 19

A Visit to Swiss Vapeur Parc

A miniature train park in Le Bouveret with tiny replicas of iconic villages throughout Switzerland. Fun for the whole family!

05 Mar 19

Happy Booth

The year was 2013. We were so proud to have had a whole year of The Lausanne Guide under our belts, and we wanted

29 Oct 18

How We Run

A personal reflection about committing to do something outside of your comfort zone, and the revelations you may encounter along the way.

04 Oct 18

Street Style – Eleni

“Just do what feels comfortable,” we tell her, as we move the camera lens a few inches from her face. “This?” she says, hiding

06 Jul 18

The Best Playgrounds in Lausanne

Parks & Recreations in Lausanne

30 May 18

Street Style – Margaux

Don’t get us wrong, we love Lausanne. But there is one thing we often don’t realize we are missing until we visit Paris or

18 Apr 18

Lausanne, It’s Time to Eat! Lausanne à Table Events 2018

Just last night, while walking along the Ouchy waterfront, we overheard a man moaning to his friends – “Lausanne is just SO SMALL.” It’s

31 Jan 18

MIX studio

Years ago it was tough finding a fitness space that felt catered in Lausanne. You either had to spend beaucoup bucks to belong to some

09 Jan 18

2018: A Year of (Non)Resolutions

We hope you had an incredibly relaxing, adventurous, and satisfying holiday and are ready to take on 2018. While reflecting on our hopes for