The quiet city of Solothurn in Switzerland is a hidden gem, off the beaten path for most tourists. Surrounded by the picturesque Jura Mountains, the city is a picturesque and charming medieval town, with well-preserved buildings and a lively old town center. The river Aare flows through the heart of the city, and the ruins of the ancient castle overlook the city from on high. There are plenty of churches and other historical buildings to explore, as well as a lively nightlife and plenty of good restaurants. Solothurn is a great place to relax and take in the beauty of a traditional Swiss town.