A church has occupied the site of Geneva’s St. Pierre Cathedral since the 6th century, and one can visit every layer of its history for a mere 18 francs. The cathedral is home to Geneva’s Protestant Reformed Church. John Calvin worshipped here during the Reformation. In many European cities, churches like these are Catholic. I […]
Why does America need a Broken Chair?
I didn’t even know the Swiss had distinct wine regions when I arrived in Trélex. Riding the train from Nyon, I passed vineyard after vineyard and thought, “Dang. Maybe I need to try some Swiss wine.” I rooted around the internet and found a winemaker in Givrins, the next village up from Trélex. He was […]