The Escalier du Marché staircase is part of the Chemin de Saint-Jacques, the pilgrims’ way from central Europe to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. On the staircase down from the Cathedral is located the “Chocolaterie “Le Barbare”. The hot chocolate is renowned through out Switzerland (a serious compliment in the land of chocolate)
Ouchy is a commune, port, and popular lakeside resort located south of the city of Lausanne in Switzerland at the edge of the Lake Léman (Lake Geneva).
The incredible views of the lake and the Alps, and the cooler air in summer have made Ouchy a popular place especially in the summer months. There is a major cluster of hotels and restaurants around the port.
Every on Sunday from 19.04.2009 till 04.10.2009 is held in Ouchy the Sunday market from 08h to 20h.