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Lausanne and the surrounding area are bursting with vines and magnificent locations caressing the banks of Lake Geneva, all perfect Instagram opportunities. The Dukes of Burgundy, who had previously moved to the region, left it some architectural treasures such as enclosed fields, churches, estates and manor houses.

Whether it’s an epic vineyard vista, fireside or lakeside sips or rugged mountain ranges, Napa Valley is home to some of the most beautiful views in the world. Pair perfect views with delicious wines at these legendary Napa Valley wineries.

The Casablanca valley marked the end of summer in the best possible way.

The land of sunshine, mountains and wine - Mendoza offers the perfect combination for Instagram heaven. With hundreds of wineries worth visiting, there’s no shortage of great shots to take on your trip into Argentine wine country, but here are some you just can’t miss!

The Château de Reignac, awarded international Best Of winner for 2018, has invented a new conception in wine tasting: a world tour of International Best Of Wine Tourism winners. April 6, the tasting will take place at the Château, and will be duplicated in other member cities of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network.

What does the instagram feed of a wine lover look like? Bottles will feature strongly of course but how about fantastic architecture:  a wonderful chateau, barrel cellar or tasting room?  An amazing view?  Beautiful gardens? Quirky design and art? Bordeaux has all these instagram opportunities and more. Here is a selection of a few go-to locations to create your own Bordeaux feed.

Lausanne, the Olympic capital and the center of the vineyards of the Swiss canton of Vaud, is the newest member of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network. Lausanne joins Adelaide / South Australia, Bilbao / Rioja, Bordeaux, Mainz / Rheinhessen, Mendoza, Porto, San Francisco / Napa Valley, Valparaiso / Casablanca Valley and Verona.


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Coffele Winery: when Innovation means respect for our environment & Organic winemaking

With hundreds of winemakers in Mendoza, there’s no lack of innovation happening in the winery and vineyards. Here are three innovative winemakers in Mendoza who have challenged the status quo in recent years and are worth keeping an eye on.