Every year the New York times simplifies life and picks 52 destinations to visit over the course of the year. 2016’s list includes a Swiss destination, which ought to reduce air miles a little for locals attempting the list.
At the top is Mexico city, described as a metropolis that has it all. If this is too far away, the next two, Bordeaux – an ancient wine region that gets a stunning update, and Malta – The Mediterranean on a dime are a lot closer to home.
Further down in position 25 is Vaud. Presented with an alluring photograph of Lavaux’s vinyards, the region is described as “Switzerland’s gracious canton that hugs Lake Geneva, has been known to attract famous people seeking quiet lives, Audrey Hepburn and Charlie Chaplin among them”.
- David Bowie’s life in Switzerland (Le News – 11.01.16)