From the Farnham Youth choir singing Bach and Rutter to a concert by Klangform Vienne called “Frankenstein is coming!” cellists playing from the Berlin Philharmonic, to free music being performed in venues and open spaces around Sion, there’s a rich and varied programme on offer at the Sion festival 2019. It opens today, the 16th […]
The Domaine des Iles is a massive (54 hectares of land) recreational area just on the outskirts of Sion. It’s a great place to go to relax with friends or family, and with its lake and lovely old trees providing shade it’s also a place to cool off in the summer. The park has plenty […]
Recovery and Treatment, Movie-nights for patients, Wine with lunch and Lasting friendships. In March 2018, twenty-four-year-old Emma Rietbergen was hit by a motorbike while out on a morning jog in the Philippines. After spending three weeks in a hospital in the Philippines, she was then brought back to Switzerland for medical care. She spent four […]
Snowpros Ski School. If you are a skier, one of the joys of living in this part of Switzerland is the ability to get to any number of resorts within a 90-minute drive from Sion, Geneva or Lausanne. The Valais and Canton Vaud alone boast some 66 resorts with almost 3000 km of slopes. And […]
There will be a Christmas potluck dinner Meetup on Sat 15th December from 18:00 in Vex near Sion. This event is organised by the Valais English Club. Music, food, and more! For full details, click here.