Tag: church

Castles of Sion, Wallis

Sion Sion is a capital city of Canton Wallis (Valais), Switzerland. It has a huge history which begins in prehistoric times. The oldest trace of the human settlement comes from 6200 BC during the late Mesolithic (Wikipedia*). Sion has beautiful medieval city and four castles. We have visited just two of […]

Few words about Solothurn

We came to Solothurn for few hours and that place stole our hearts… It is a small city (with a bit more than 15 000 citizens )  but with a history behind.  It is a biggest baroque city in Switzerland. It has a beautiful old city which was built in […]

Goldswil church ruins

On the way back from Brienz to Interlaken we saw the sign – ruins. Of course, we decided to stop the car and quickly take a look what for the castle it is. But it was no castle. In front of us was standing the tower and we […]

St.Michael’s church in Meiringen

In the early Middle Ages in Meiringen was founded the St. Michael church. The building still can make you feel the touch of long history of this place. Medieval religious ornament decorates the walls of this peaceful place. You still can see how the hand of an artist painted hundreds […]