End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland – Relax, Reflect, and Recharge

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

With mild weather and the lake as beautiful as ever, late summertime in Lucerne offers a beautiful environment to relax, reflect, and recharge.

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

Downstream of the famous covered bridge and water tower, there are other bridges and pathways to explore!

Tuesdays and Saturdays bring the farmers market into town, where fresh delights and culinary treats abound.

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

Guests coming for dinner? Gather a handful of colorful sunflowers to welcome them as well as some handmade ravioli with which to add your own homemade pasta sauce.

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

Although Lucerne is northern enough to be in the German-speaking part of Switzerland, Italy is nearby, so don’t forget to choose a variety of olives for your pre-dinner aperitivo!

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

And of course the fresh bread!

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

But truly a star of the farmers market is the cheese. From strong to mild, whatever your preference, you can find it here!

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

The beauty reflected in the stalls’ glass causes one to turn and “drink” in the beautiful Lake Lucerne.

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

Having purchased all you need for your evening meal, the water calls you to walk a bit further to Lucerne’s second covered bridge for some moments of reflection downstream.

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

End of Summer in Lucerne, Switzerland

The sound of the running water soothes worries, and the beautiful blue sky brings thankfulness and forward-looking cheer.
*