Fortress Vallorbe - World War II Site

The Vaudoise town of Vallorbe lies in a valley basin of the river Orbe, directly on the French border. An inconspicuous chalet is nestled against the slope above Vallorbe. It is the disguised entrance to the fortress "Pré-Giroud".

The Vaudoise town of Vallorbe lies in a valley basin of the river Orbe, directly on the French border. An inconspicuous chalet is nestled against the slope above Vallorbe. It is the disguised entrance to the fortress "Pré-Giroud".

Fortress Vallorbe - World War II Site
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Loco, the ancient capital

Loco, the center of straw braiding in Onsernone, was in the Middle Ages the main town of the Onsernone community, which was founded around the turn of the first millennium. Today the place is primarily known for the Onsernone Museum and the mill.

Loco, the ancient capital
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Tamina Gorge Circular Tour, Bad Ragaz

Explore the secrets of the Tamina Gorge on a beautiful hiking loop. The returning route via the beautiful natural bridge to the village of Pfäfers (Dorf Pfäfers) along the Porta Romana and past the Wartenstein Ruin will also inspire you.

Explore the secrets of the Tamina Gorge on a beautiful hiking loop. The returning route via the beautiful natural bridge to the village of Pfäfers (Dorf Pfäfers) along the Porta Romana and past the Wartenstein Ruin will also inspire you.

Tamina Gorge Circular Tour, Bad Ragaz
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Roman Mosaics - Erstwhile Country Estate

The Roman Mosaics of Orbe consist of eight magnificent mosaic floors that decorated a Gallic-Roman estate dating back to the year 170. The mosaics give the visitor an inkling of the enormous wealth of the lord of the manor and gentleman farmer, whose villa had more than 100 rooms.

The Roman Mosaics of Orbe consist of eight magnificent mosaic floors that decorated a Gallic-Roman estate dating back to the year 170. The mosaics give the visitor an inkling of the enormous wealth of the lord of the manor and gentleman farmer, whose villa had more than 100 rooms.

Roman Mosaics - Erstwhile Country Estate
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