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MY #GLIONLUXURY EXPERIENCE – DAY 2/3

The first day in Geneva and Lausanne with Glion was really amazing, interesting and funny. But the second day had been even better. We woke up in the lovely Lausanne Palace Spa hotel, we had a delicious breakfast and we left to Montreux. As soon as we arrive we went to the Fairmont Montreux Palace hotel, a place full of history, memories and richness. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva and overlooking the Alps, it was built in 1906 and it’s a real Belle-Époque gem. While walking on the spacious and long corridors, you can imagine and almost feel the souls of the ladies from the previews century walking in there thoughtless, with their big and colorful gowns. Even if the hotel has been renewed there are few rooms that haven’t been touched since 1906, like the ball room, a very touching and inspiring place. The most modern part of the hotel includes some bars and restaurants like the MP’S Bar & Grill, Montreux Jazz Café and the Funky Claude’s Bar. After visiting this amazing hotel, we went to the Glion campus in order to …

MY #GLIONLUXURY EXPERIENCE – DAY 1

Day 1 It was October 18th and me and my friend Diana took the train from Milan to Geneva, impatience to meet the rest of the group and to experience such an interesting trip. As we arrive we went to Caviar House & Prunier  where we had  caviar tasting. So. Good. I could eat just caviar for the rest of my life! We tried different type of them, from the plain one, to the salty one, all accompanied with vodka shots. I didn’t know, but that’s the best way to taste caviar: putting it right on the back of the hand and eat it with pepper right after a vodka shot. After the caviar we went to visit the amazing Patek Philippe salon (for those who doesn’t know, Patek Philippe is a very prestigious brand of  luxury watches), where the staff illustrated us some of the most rare and iconic pieces of the collection. We also visited its museum, full of historical and precious pieces. In the evening we reached our fist hotel, the Lausanne Palace Spa. Opened …