Tag: valais

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 a beautiful medieval city and four castles. We have visited just two […]

Statue of Jesus Christ in Lens.

It was one of the biggest surprises in Valais. We found it on the top of the 1 271,9 m! A huge Jesus monument! We did not know that something like this exists in Switzerland! We were driving through Lens to Crans Montana. And we decided to stop in Lens […]

St. Maurice. It’s not St. Moritz

Hello, guys! Today we will share with you our rememberings from Valais trip to St. Maurice. Yes, the name is very similar to St. Moritz, but it’s totally another place. St. Maurice is in canton Valais, from the side of Geneva lake. It is like one of the first […]