Promotion offers chateaux rooms for one franc a night
The three lakes region of Neuchtel, Murten and Biel is hoping to perk up its tourism business with an unusual deal for visitors. As part of a campaign aimed at showing the region has more to offer in terms of accommodation than standard chain hotels, rooms are being offered for just one franc a night in such exotic locales as an 18th-century convent, a brewery and a medieval castle. Whats the catch? Read on.