Lugano offers a world-class infrastructure: transport system, supermarkets, pharmacies, medical centers and hospitals; banks (UBS, Credit Suisse, Raiffeisen, BSI SA, etc.); famous educational institutions (ETH Zurich, SUPSI, USI, the American school TASIS, Franklin College, the Academy of Architecture, etc.); beautiful parks (Parco Ciani, The Belvedere Garden, etc.). Sports and leisure facilities for cycling, windsurfing, swimming, golf (18 holes golf course in Magliaso), hiking and biking trails; numerous art galleries, theaters, museums and concert halls.
LAC (Lugano Arte e Cultura) became a platform for contemporary creativity and offers 2500 sqm of exhibition space, spread over five floors, a modern theatre and concert hall with space for 1‘000 guests.