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We came to Sion in August 2007 as part of our holiday in the Canton du Valais. We had a lovely VT meeting with the local member tripack who invited us to his home for a barbeque and later took us to the sound and light show by the Valère castle.
Sion dates back to the stone age. But in 15 BC the Romans conquered this Celtic part. Sion was forthwith called Sedunum. In the 6th century the seat of the bishop was transferred here from Martigny.
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One sunny day in August I had lunch here with VT members Tripack and Zajem. We had a table in the back of the lovely... more travel advice
Sion has its own international airport. It has seasonal flights to/from London etc. for skiing in the alps. Please check... more travel advice
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